11851: Acronis Products: SNMP Support

Acronis products support only TRAP operations

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10
  • Acronis vmProtect 6
  • Acronis vmProtect 7
  • Acronis vmProtect 8
  • Acronis vmProtect 9
  • Acronis Backup for VMware
  • Acronis Backup Advanced for VMware


SNMP objects

The listed Acronis products provide the following Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) objects to SNMP management applications:

  • Type of event
    Object identifier (OID):
    Syntax: OctetString
    The value may be "Information", "Warning", 'Error" and "Unknown". "Unknown" is sent only in the test message.


  • Text description of the event
    Object identifier (OID):
    Syntax: OctetString
    The value contains the text description of the event (it looks identical to messages published by Acronis product in its log).


Example of varbind values:

Supported operations

Acronis products support only TRAP operations. It is not possible to manage Acronis products using GET- and SET- requests. This means that you need to use an SNMP Trap receiver to receive TRAP-messages.

More information

Download Acronis MIB File.

- In Acronis Backup & Recovery 11/11.5 and Acronis Backup Advanced for VMware, the MIB file acronis-abr.mib is located in the installation directory. By default it is  %ProgramFiles%\Acronis\BackupAndRecovery in Windows and /usr/lib/Acronis/BackupAndRecovery in Linux.

- In Acronis vmProtect and Acronis Backup for VMware, the MIB file is unavailable locally.

This file can be read by a MIB browser or a simple text editor such as Notepad or vi.

When configuring SNMP notifications, you can send a test message to check if your settings are correct.

The parameters of the test message are as follows:

  • Type of event
    Value: "Unknown"


  • Text description of the event
    Value: "?00000000"


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