Run the SNMP Trap Collector extension

After you configure the SNMP trap collector, run it.

  1. Navigate to MID Server > Extensions > SNMP Trap Collectors.
  2. Open an existing extension.
  3. In Related Links, the following actions may be run against the SNMP trap collector extension.
    Table 1. Commands available in the SNMP trap collector form
    Related Link Description
    Start Starts the extension if it is currently not running. The extension is started on the configured MID Server and port number.
    Stop Stops the running extension on the configured MID Server. No action is taken if the extension is not running.
    Restart Stops, then starts the extension on the configured MID Server and port number.
    Test Verifies that the configured MID Server can run the SNMP trap collector extension on the specified port. Running a test does not affect any extensions that are currently running.
    Update parameters If you make changes to the extension configuration, use this option to update the parameters of the currently running extension. First, the parameters are tested for validity. If the parameters are valid, the extension disconnects and reconnects with the new parameters.