Configuring SNMP using the webpages

NOTE: Refer to Restoration of temporarily disabled configuration settings in webpages to know availability of these features on your meter model.

You can configure your meter’s SNMP settings using the webpages.

  1. Login to the meter webpages.
  2. Based on your meter firmware version, click Settings > SNMP Settings OR click Settings > Communication > SNMP Settings .
  3. Modify the settings as required.

    SNMP parameters available using the webpages

    Parameter Values Description

    Enable SNMP

    Yes / No

    Enables or disables SNMP on your meter

    System Contact

    Enter the name of your SNMP administrator

    System Name

    Enter a descriptive name for your meter

    System Location

    Enter your meter’s location

    Read-only Community Name / Write-only Community Name

    Enter the community name used for SNMP requests


    It is highly recommended to set a community name that best meets your security guidelines. The community Name must contain between 8 and 16 characters with at least 1 uppercase, 1 lowercase and 1 special character.

    *The special characters allowed are “@#$%&”.

    Enable SNMP Traps

    Yes / No

    Enables SNMP trapping on your meter

    Trap Receiver 1 IP Address / Trap Receiver 2 IP Address

    Enter up to 2 trap receiver IP addresses where trap messages are sent

    *Available only in latest firmware versions:
    • PM5560 / PM5562 / PM5563 / PM5580 meter models: 4.0.0 and above

    • PM5570 / PM5660 / PM5760 meter models: 6.0.0 and above

    • PM5650 meter model: 4.10.0 and above

    • PM5561 meter model: 12.0.0 and above

    • PM5661 / PM5761 meter models: 14.0.0 and above

    • PM5570L / PM5660L / PM5760L meter models: 6.0.0 and above

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