How to Backup and Restore Mikrotik Router Configuration

Mikrotik Router Configuration can backup and restore to complete reconfiguration work if one router replaced or damaged. Backup feature is also useful when you make a configuration mistake and want to revert to the previous configuration. Configuring the backup will be stored in a file and can be downloaded or copied to the hard disk PC / laptop.

How to Backup Mikrotik Configuration

To perform a backup configuration, you can do it via the command line or winbox, with the command:


If using winbox, go to the menu Files -> click Backup. Then will come a new file with the extension .backup.

How to Backup Mikrotik Router Confiuration
How to Backup Mikrotik Router Configuration
Then to copy or download the file to your computer .backup stay just drag and drop it to the Windows Explorer file as shown below:
How to Backup Mikrotik Router Configuration
How to Backup Mikrotik Router Configuration

How to Restore Mikrotik Configuration

To restore a configuration that has been backed up previously entered into mane Files. Copy the backup files from the computer to the router Mikrotik with drag n drop as before. Select the backup file that would be restored. click Restore.

How to Backup Mikrotik Router Configuration
How to Backup Mikrotik Router Configuration

 

Mikrotik router configuration now is back as before.

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