HOW TO: Use the Snmputil.exe Tool to Verify the Microsoft SNMP Agent Configuration
This article was previously published under Q232663
This step-by-step article describes how to use the Snmputil.exe tool to verify the Microsoft SNMP Agent configuration.
You can use the Snmputil.exe tool in the Microsoft Windows NT Resource Kit to verify that the SNMP service has been correctly configured to communicate with SNMP management stations.back to the top Valid Commands
The following are valid commands you can use with the Snmputil.exe tool:
back to the top Install the Lan Manager MIB-II Agent
- Get - This command gets the value of the requested object identifier.
- Getnext - This command gets the value of the next object that follows the specified object identifier.
- Walk - This command is used to step through (walk) the MIB branch that is specified by the object identifier.
The LAN Manager MIB-II Agent for Windows NT is installed automatically with the SNMP agent, so it is the most convenient MIB to test against.
The following sections illustrate a sample query and response.back to the top Sample Query
snmputil getnext localhost public .18.104.22.168.22.214.171.124back to the top Sample Response
Value = OCTET STRING - 4
For additional information about SNMP and Traps, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
172879back to the top
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and Traps
snmputil oid lanman mib-II
Article ID: 232663 - Last Review: 10/31/2006 03:05:49 - Revision: 2.1
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
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