MikroTik Router SNMP Configuration

First, you need to access the console of your MikroTik router. On the prompt screen, enter the administrative login information. Factory default access information:

  • Username: admin
  • Password: (No password)

After a successful login, the console command-line will be displayed. Use the following command to enable the SNMP service on the MikroTik router.
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[admin@MikroTik] > snmp set enabled=yes

Use the following command to list the snmp communities available on the MikroTik router.

[admin@MikroTik] > snmp community print
Flags: * - default
0 * public ::/0 none yes

As you can see, Mikrotik has a default SNMP community named PUBLIC.

The PUBLIC SNMP comminity has the ID number 0.

Use the following command to rename the PUBLIC snmp community.

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