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Syntax: MX, M, T, ACX and PTX Series routers, OCX1100, EX and QFX Series Switches and SRX and vSRX Virtual Firewall firewalls

Syntax: QFX and EX Series Switches and OCX1100

Hierarchy Level


Create a named group of hosts to receive the specified trap notifications. The name of the trap group is embedded in SNMP trap notification packets as one variable binding (varbind) known as the community name. At least one trap group must be configured for SNMP traps to be sent.


group-name—Name of the trap group. If the name includes spaces, enclose it in quotation marks (" ").

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

snmp—To view this statement in the configuration.

snmp-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.