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'''The Dude''' is a free application by MikroTik, which can dramatically improve the way you manage your network environment.
{{Note|Dude v4 manual can be found [[Manual:The_Dude4|Here]]}}


{{Versions|v6.34+}}
The Dude is a free application by MikroTik, which can dramatically improve the way you manage your network environment.
It will automatically scan all devices within specified subnets, draw and layout a map of your networks, monitor services of your devices and execute actions based on device state changes.
It will automatically scan all devices within specified subnets, draw and layout a map of your networks, monitor services of your devices and execute actions based on device state changes.


Not only can you monitor your devices, you can also manage them. Mass upgrade [http://www.mikrotik.com/software.html RouterOS] devices, configure them right from within the Dude interface, run network monitoring tools etc.
Not only can you monitor your devices, you can also manage them. Mass upgrade RouterOS devices, configure them right from within the Dude interface, run network monitoring tools etc.


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== Dude v6.xx related documentation ==


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'''The Dude documentation'''
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== General usage==
'''General usage'''
* [[Manual:The Dude_v6/Installation    | Installation and Requirements]]
* [[Manual:The Dude v6/First use        | First use ]]
* [[Manual:The Dude_v6/DB_import_export | Database Import and Export]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Change_DB_path  | Change DB and file storage path ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/db_vacuum        | sqlite3 DB vacuum ]]
* [[Manual:The Dude_v6/Exporting        | Search and Export to PDF/CSV]]
* [[Manual:The Dude v6/Interface        | Interface ]]


* [[The Dude/Installation|Installation and requirements]]
* [[The Dude/First use|First launch of the Dude]]
* [[The Dude/Device discovery|Discovering devices]]
* [[The Dude/Interface|Main window overview]]
* [[The Dude/Device settings|Adding and Editing devices]]
* [[The Dude/Agents|Setting up agents]]


== Settings ==
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* [[The Dude/Map settings|Map settings]]
'''Devices'''
* [[The Dude/Server settings|Server settings]]


* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Device_settings      | Adding and Editing devices]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Device_discovery      | Device Discovery ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Device_map            | Device Map ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Device_list          | Device List ]]
** [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Device_list#RouterOS | Upgrading RouterOS with The Dude ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Networks              | Networks ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Links                | Links ]]


== Misc Documents ==


* [[The Dude/Changelog|Version changelog]]
* [[The Dude/License]]


== Old articles ==
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* [[Dude usage notes|The Dude 1.0 Documentation]]
'''Monitoring'''
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Agents        | Agents ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Charts        | Charts ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Functions    | Function ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Probes        | Probes ]]
* [[Manual:The Dude v6/MIB Nodes    | MIB nodes ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Notifications | Notifications ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Syslog        | Syslog ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Services      | Services and Outages ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Logs          | Logs ]]


==User articles==
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How-To's:


* [[Translating The Dude]]
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* [[Dude windows installation]]
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* [[Dude Linux Installation]]
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* [[Export|Exporting and Importing Configuration]]
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* [[Before doing anything guide]]
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* [[Getting started with Functions and probes]]
* [[Quick guide to a good probe]]
* [[Using Discovery]]
* [[Device management]]
* [[Graphing Client Signal Strength]]
* [[Multi_node_management|Managing Multiple Remote Bridged Routers]]
* [[Dude as Syslog Server]]
* [[Dude como Servidor Syslog|Dude como Servidor Syslog (el español)]]
* [[Custom probe settings]]
* [[Extra Tools]]
* [[Start The Dude with Shortcut]]
* [[Email notifications]]
* [[Email notifications using... Gmail]]
* [[Alternate SMTP port for notifications]]
* [[Number of Wireless Clients|View and Graph the Number of Wireless Clients]]
* [[Display voltage for Mipsbe devices]]
* [[DOCSIS Statistics (Arris C3, Motorola cablemodems)]] (new)


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'''Settings'''
* [[Dudes as a windows service]] (Outdated, Dude now support it)
 
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/History        | History ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Tools          | Tools ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Panels          | Panels ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Files          | Server Files ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Server_settings | Server Settings ]]
 
 
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'''Misc Documents'''
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/MigrationToNewDude              | Migration from The Dude v3/v4 to V6.xx]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/The_dude_server_on_VM_CHR      | The Dude server on CHR]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/dude_v6.xx_changelog            | Version changelog]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/client_shortcut_arguments      | Client shortcut arguments ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Malformed_db_repair            | Malformed db repair guide]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/The_Dude_server_on_hEX_RB750Gr3 | The Dude server on hEX RB750Gr3 ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Dude_Telegram_Example          | The Dude Telegram notification example ]]
 
 
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'''Legacy settings'''
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Address_lists  | Address Lists ]]
* [[Manual:The_Dude_v6/Admins          | Admins ]]
 
 
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Latest revision as of 07:20, 10 April 2017

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Note: Dude v4 manual can be found Here


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Applies to RouterOS: v6.34+

The Dude is a free application by MikroTik, which can dramatically improve the way you manage your network environment. It will automatically scan all devices within specified subnets, draw and layout a map of your networks, monitor services of your devices and execute actions based on device state changes.

Not only can you monitor your devices, you can also manage them. Mass upgrade RouterOS devices, configure them right from within the Dude interface, run network monitoring tools etc.

Dude v6.xx related documentation

The Dude documentation

General usage

Devices

Monitoring


Settings

Misc Documents

Legacy settings