Snmptrap.exe Ignores SNMP Trap PDU of Size Greater Than 4,096 Bytes

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Symptoms
SNMP Trap service running on Windows NT will ignore any trap Protocol DataUnit (PDU) that is larger then 4,096 bytes.
Cause
The buffer size for the SNMP trap is limited to 4 KB.
Resolution
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.
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Article ID: 190931 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 03:16:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition

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