This is an updated tutorial from my previous RouterOS v6.43 L2TP/IPsec tutorial.
In RouterOS v6.44 there were major changes where they removed "main-l2tp" exchange-mode from the /ip ipsec peer.
But this means configuring L2TP/IPsec is even more simpler, just follow through my guide down below...
Here we will be configuring a dial-in VPN using L2TP with IPsec.
In this example, we will be using 192.168.7.0/24 for the L2TP clients and for the LAN.
The configuration will detail the following:
Enable L2TP server
Create a DHCP pool
Create an L2TP profile
Create a sample user
Fasttrack is a new feature introduced in RouterOS v6.29 that allows you to forward packages in a way that they are not handled by the Linux Kernel which greatly improves the throughput of your router as well as lowering the CPU load.
Fasttrack allows all packages that have the state Established...
This is a brief guide on how to implement an L2TP/IPSec VPN server on Mikrotik RouterOS and use it as a gateway.
Change these to fit your setup:
This router’s local IP address: 172.31.1.1/20
WAN connection is PPPoE with the name ether1-GTW.
If you use PPPoE, use the name of your PPPoE...