ValidCommunities

ValidCommunities is a container for ValidCommunity elements.

You can use this setting in core installations of Windows ServerĀ® 2008, by enabling SNMP-SC in the Windows Foundation package.

Child Elements

ValidCommunity

Specifies the community name from which the computer running Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) can accept traps and SNMP requests, such as GET, SET, GETNEXT, and GETBULK.

Valid Passes

generalize

specialize

Parent Hierarchy

Microsoft-Windows-SNMP-Agent-Service | ValidCommunities

Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-SNMP-Agent-Service.

XML Example

The following XML sample output shows how to set SNMP.

<PermittedManagers>
   <A1>networkhost</A1>
</PermittedManagers>
<RFC1156Agent>
   <sysContact>MyContact</sysContact>
   <sysLocation>MyLocation</sysLocation>
   <sysServices>65</sysServices>
</RFC1156Agent>
<TrapConfiguration>
   <TrapConfigurationItems wcm:action="add">
      <Community_Name>Private</Community_Name>
      <Traps>ComputerName</Traps>
   </TrapConfigurationItems>
   <TrapConfigurationItems wcm:action="add">
      <Community_Name>Public</Community_Name>
      <Traps>2</Traps>
   </TrapConfigurationItems>
</TrapConfiguration>
<ValidCommunities>
   <ValidCommunity wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="Community1">2</ValidCommunity>
   <ValidCommunity wcm:action="add" wcm:keyValue="Community2">4</ValidCommunity>
</ValidCommunities>

See Also

Concepts

Microsoft-Windows-SNMP-Agent-Service