The private memory size that is allocated by the Snmp.exe process increases if the MIB II Objects are frequently accessed in Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008

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SYMPTOMS
On a Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer that has the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) service installed, the private memory size that is allocated by the Snmp.exe process starts to increase after several hours. This problem occurs if the Management Information Base (MIB) II Objects are frequently accessed.
WORKAROUND
To work around this problem, stop and then restart the SNMP service every few hours.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Properties

Article ID: 942290 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 10:05:20 - Revision: 1.1

  • Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Home Basic
  • Windows Vista Home Premium
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
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