This is a discussion on How to install and configure the SNMP in Windows 7? within the Windows 7 Support forums, part of the Microsoft Support category; I have Windows 7 operating system and want to install the SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) on it and want ...
I have Windows 7 operating system and want to install the SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) on it and want to configure Community name for it. So, can anyone tell me the steps to install and configure the SNMP on Windows 7?
To install SNMP on Windows 7, open Control Panel and then click on Programs and Features. Then, click on "Turn Windows features on or off" link in the left pane. If UAC prompted, then click on Yes. Then, in the Windows Features window, scroll down and select "Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)" check box and click on OK. Then, wait for some time to install SNMP.
After installing SNMP, click on Start Orb and then type Services.msc in the Search box and hit Enter. Then, scroll down in the right pane and right click on SNMP Services and select Properties. Then, click on Traps tab. Now, in the Community Name box, type the community name to which your computer will send trap messages and then click on "Add to list" button. Then, click on Apply and then OK.