Test SNMP trap destination

The start snmpTrapDestination command tests the connection and identification of the trap receiver for a specific Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) community. This command tests the trap destination by sending a trap message to the trap receiver.

Supported Arrays

This command applies to an individual E2800, E5700, EF600 or EF300 storage array. It does not operate on E2700 or E5600 storage arrays.


To execute this command on an E2800, E5700, EF600, or EF300 storage array, you must have the Storage Admin or Support Admin role.


start snmpTrapDestination trapReceiverIP=ipAddress 


Parameter Description
trapReceiverIP The IP address of the SNMP manager to which you want to send trap messages.
communityName The name of the SNMP community for which you want to send trap messages.

Minimum firmware level