SNMP Get Next Action
<AMSNMPGETNEXTREQUEST HOST="text" NAME="text" COMMUNITY="text" REMOTEPORT="text" TIMEOUT="text" BROADCASTDELAY="text" OIDSTRINGNOTATION="yes/no" TIMETICKSTRINGNOTATION="yes/no" SNMPVERSION="options" RESULTDATASET="text">
Issues a SNMP Get Next message to a SNMP agent in order to inspect the value of the next variable.
This action can be used to get the value of an SNMP Variable on an SNMP capable agent such as a router.
Specifies the IP Address or host name of the agent to communicate with.
Specifies the SNMP Variable to request. This value can be an OID either numeric or human-readable format. (This is not an AutoMate variable)
Specifies the SNMP community.
Specifies the name of the dataset that will be created and populated with the results of the request.
Specifies the TCP/IP port that should be used for the SNMP Get request. The default is 161.
Specifies the amount of time in seconds that the action should wait for a response before generating an error. The default is 30.
Only valid when IP address is set to a broadcast address. Specifies the amount of time in seconds that the action should wait for a response when broadcasting. The default is 3 seconds.
Specifies the version of the SNMP protocol to use. The default is SNMP version 1 as it is the most prevalent.
Specifies whether the variable will contain the returning OID in numeric or "human readable" format.
Timetick variable types are normally a 32-bit number but they can be returned in string notation. When this option is enabled, the step will return the value in string notation.
This action includes the Description tab for entering a custom step description.
More on setting custom step description
This action also includes the standard Error Causes and On Error failure handling options/tabs.
More on Error Handling Options
All text fields allow the use of expressions, which can be entered by surrounding the expression in percentage signs (example: %MYVARIABLE%, %Left('Text',2)%). To help construct these expressions, you can open Expression Builder from these fields by pressing F2.
More on variables
More on expressions
More on the expression builder
NOTE: The code below can be copied and pasted directly into the Steps pane of the Task Builder.
<AMSNMPGETNEXTREQUEST HOST="18.104.22.168" NAME="22.214.171.124.126.96.36.199.0" COMMUNITY="public" RESULTDATASET="theDataset" />