enable snmp traps

enable snmp traps


Turns on SNMP trap support.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.



Usage Guidelines

An authorized trap receiver can be one or more network management stations on your network. The switch sends SNMP traps to all trap receivers.

To view if SNMP traps are being sent from the switch, use the show management command. The show management command displays information about the switch including the enabled/disabled state of SNMP traps being sent.


The following command enables SNMP trap support on the switch:

enable snmp traps


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.