Deleting SNMP v3 profiles with duplicate user IDs

Document ID : KB000074008
Last Modified Date : 29/03/2018
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Question:
Would there be an impact to the discovered devices when SNMP v3 Profiles containing duplicate User IDs are removed? If no, could you please share the procedure to remove the SNMP v3 Profiles consisting of duplicate User IDs?
Environment:
All releases of Spectrum running on Supported Platforms
Answer:
No, there should not be an impact to the discovered devices after removing the SNMP v3 Profiles containing duplicate User IDs .

To remove the duplicate user ID SNMP v3 Profile follow the below procedure:

Logon to OneClick console:

-> From the Navigation Pane -> Select the Landscape Server -> Click on Universe

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-> Navigate to Topology view

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-> Click on "Create Model By IP Address" (or) "Create Model By Host Name"

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-> Under SNMP Communications Options  -> Select SNMP v3 option

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-> Click on Profiles  -> Click on the SNMP Profile with duplicate user entry  -> click on Remove -> Click OK to Confirm

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Note:
  1. In Spectrum 9.4, a restart of the SpectroSERVER is required after editing/removing SNMPv3 profile for changes to take effect
  2. From Spectrum 10.0 and above, restart of the SpectroSERVER is not required
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