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System Center Operations Manager 2007 cannot receive SNMP trap data when you use a Windows Server 2008-based computer or a Windows Vista-based computer as a proxy agent for SNMP devices

You use a Windows Server 2008-based computer or a Windows Vista-based computer as a proxy agent for Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) devices. When you do this, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 cannot receive SNMP trap data.

This issue also affects any application that calls the SnmpRegister function to receive SNMP trap data when the proxy agent is a Windows Server 2008-based computer or a Windows Vista-based computer.

Note: This issue does not occur if you use a Windows Server 2003-based computer or Windows XP-based computer as the proxy agent for the SNMP devices.

There is a download that resolves this issue. See Hotfixes for details.
32-bit Download: Contact Microsoft

For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB958936.

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