General steps for configuring SNMP notifications

  1. Determine the versions of SNMP notifications that you want to use in your network.
    If you want to use SNMPv1 and SNMPv2c traps, you must also configure a trap receiver. See the following sections and follow the required configuration procedures:

    If you want to use SNMPv3 notifications (including traps), you must also configure an SNMPv3 management station. Follow the required configuration procedure in Configuring SNMPv3 notifications (CLI).

  2. To reconfigure any of the SNMP notifications that are enabled by default to be sent to a management station (trap receiver), see Enabling Link-Change Traps (CLI).
  3. (Optional) See the following sections to configure optional SNMP notification features and verify the current configuration: