You can run a workflow to add a query to an SNMP device from the plug-in inventory.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that you are logged in to the Orchestrator client as an administrator.

  • Verify that you have a connection to an SNMP device from the Inventory view.

Procedure

  1. Click the Workflows view in the Orchestrator client.
  2. In the workflows hierarchical list, expand Library > SNMP > Query Management and navigate to the Add a query to an SNMP device workflow.
  3. Right-click the Add a query to an SNMP device workflow and select Start workflow.
  4. Select the device to which you want to add the query.
  5. From the Type drop-down menu, select the query type.
  6. In the OID text box, type the object identifier of the variable that you want to query.

    The following are example OID values.

    • 1.3.6.1.2.1.1.5.0

    • .1.3.6.1.2.1.1.5.0

    • iso.3.6.1.2.1.1.5.0

    Note:

    The plug-in supports only OID values that are numerical or that begin with iso and continue with numbers.

  7. (Optional) : In the Name text box, type a name for the query.

    If you leave the text box blank, the type and OID parameters are used to generate a name automatically.

  8. Click Submit to run the workflow.

What to do next

You can run workflows on the query from the Inventory view.