Configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

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In this article, I show you How to bridge all Lan on Mikrotik router. A bridge lan be useful if you require more hardware ports for the switch on a Mikrotik router.

Mikrotik - Basic Configuration ( PPPoE, DHCP, NAT, IP LAN )

For example, I will create a bridge lan with 3 ports, port 2, port 3 and port 4.

Add members to the bridge

Go to "Bridge" -> "Bridge" ->"+", enter a Name, then click "OK".

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

Go to "Ports" -> "+", Interface select "ether2", click "OK".

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

Click "+", Interface select "ether3", click "OK".

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

Click "+", Interface select "ether4", click "OK".

Configure IP address to the new bridge

Go to "IP" -> "Addresses".

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

Address : 192.168.1.1/24, Interface : bridgeLAN

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

Configure DHCP server to the bridge

Go to "IP" -> "DHCP server", click "DHCP Setup", DHCP Server Interface : bridgeLAN, then click "Next".

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

DNS Servers : 8.8.8.8

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router

To access the internet you need to configure WAN, NAT, Static Route. And you have more reference in the description of this article to configure it.

How to configure bridge LAN ports on Mikrotik Router


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