We have to configure the security settings for the SNMP-Service on a Windows Server. But they are missing!
Here are the facts:
- OS: Windows Server 2012 R2
- We installed the SNMP feature, that we already configured the service (but we forgot to add another IP under Security tab)
- We know the issue where you have to restart the SNMP-service after you installed the feature to see the Security tab (so we made already some restarts.)
- We installed now the DC server role.
- Now we can not see the Security tab anymore (we don’t know if it has to do something with the installation of the DC role).
- We really need SNMP for monitoring reasons. (So please don’t advise to use WMI or other things)
- We used my domain admin when clicking on “SNMP-Service” –> “Properties”
- What can we do to see the Security tab again? Or is there a possibility to configure the SNMP service via CMD or PowerShell?
- How to: Set SNMP settings through registry
- We set up Permitted Managers and Valid Communities.
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Current Control Set\Services\SNMP\Parameters\Permitted Managers
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Current Control Set\Services\SNMP\Parameters\Valid Communities
- The configuration directive you should add to /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf is:
- And what happens if you try to start snmpd manually with: