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How to Start/Stop SNMP Trap

Service name: SNMPTRAP

Display name: SNMP Trap


Description:

Receives trap messages generated by local or remote Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) agents and forwards the
messages to SNMP management programs running on this computer. If this service is stopped, SNMP-based programs on this
computer will not receive SNMP trap messages. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\System32\snmptrap.exe

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Msconfig:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop SNMP Trap service from starting with the operating system using
System Configuration

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Type msconfig and press Enter

In System Configuration please go to Services tab and locate SNMP Trap service
Uncheck the box to prevent this service to start and then press OK to finish

Any change make in System Configuration will be apply after restart