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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

Regedit:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop SNMP Trap service from Registry Editor

Perform the following steps:

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

Type regedit and press Enter

Please confirm User Account Control pop-up

Microsoft official disclaimer


Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require
that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.


Please navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\SNMPTRAP and locate Start registry key

Double click on Start and edit the value:


Change Startup type :

Automatic - 2

Manual - 3

Disabled - 4

Automatic (Delayed Start) - 2


Note: When you change to Automatic (Delayed Start) a new key DelayedAutostart is created with value 1

When you change to Automatic from Automatic (Delayed Start), DelayedAutostart change value to 0

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