MikroTik on GNS3
Simulate a mikrotik router in GNS3
Download Mikrotik Images
There are two way to run MikriTik, one by VirtualBox or by Quemue. Quemue is the easiest approach. You need to download necessary files. Please use the download button to directly download the files from our File Database.
|GNS3 IOU VM-disk1.vmdk||647 MB|
|Cisco IOU Compaitable Images.zip||715.49 MB|
|Cisco IOU Virtualbox and GNS3.zip||550.2 MB|
Configure QEMU VM
Now open GNS and go to preferences tab from edit dropdown menu and click to Quemue Virtual Machines.
QEMU Name & Type (Custom name & Type)
QEMU Binary Path & Memory (Default & 256 MB)
Importing MikroTik IOS
Now we need to mount the IOS Quemue instances.
Start MikroTik Router on GNS3
After click on finish the guest VM will reflect on the GNS end devices tab. Select from their and start the guest machine.
quemue console (do not close the console window)
A qemu console will open after we run the VM. Note : do not close the console window
Open the Superputty console of GNS after quemue booting done. The MikroTik console will come up.