This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.


Traps specifies either an IP address or a computer name to which Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) sends traps.

You can configure only a single host with the Traps setting. Adding multiple hosts is not supported.

You can use this setting in core installations of Windows Server® 2008, by enabling SNMP-SC in the Windows Foundation package.




Specifies the IP address or the computer name to which SNMP sends traps. Traps is a string.

This string type supports empty elements.

Valid Passes

Parent Hierarchy

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-SNMP-Agent-Service.

XML Example

The following XML sample output shows how to set SNMP.

   <TrapConfigurationItems wcm:action="add">
   <TrapConfigurationItems wcm:action="add">
   <ValidCommunity wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="Community1">2</ValidCommunity>
   <ValidCommunity wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="Community2">4</ValidCommunity>

See Also