Event IDs 1018 and 1020 appear in the Application log after you remove the SNMP service on a Windows Server 2008-based computer

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Symptoms
When you remove the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) service on a Windows Server 2008-based computer that is running update 950923, you receive the following error messages in the Application log:

Error message 1
Level: Error
Source: EventAgent
Event ID: 1018
Error message 2
Level: Error
Source: EventAgent
Event ID: 1020
Workaround
You can safely ignore these error messages.
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Properties

Article ID: 952899 - Last Review: 01/16/2015 16:19:54 - Revision: 3.0

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter
  • Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems
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