snmpwalk -v1 -c public $ip enterprises.10642.;

  snmpget -v1 -c public $ip enterprises.10642.;

  snmpset -v1 -c public $ip enterprises.10642. s 1664 ;

the snmpset was working with me fine before changed the community name from "public" to "loreal" after the change the snmpget is respond but the snmpset not respond >>>

C:\>snmpGet -v1 -c loreal $ip
SNMPv2-SMI::enterprises.10642. = STRING: "********"

C:\>snmpSet -v1 -c loreal $ip s 1664
Timeout: No Response from

SO anybody have an idea!!

  • Obvious question: Did you actually change the community string on the target device?
    – Darren
    Sep 7, 2017 at 14:19
  • YES OF COURSE I changed with zpl command , this command line special for zebra printer
    – yazan
    Sep 7, 2017 at 14:35
  • The read community string is working, which suggests there is a separate one for write. Have you tried the snmpset with the old string?
    – Paul
    Sep 10, 2017 at 22:05
  • @Paul YOU have right the problem was in the ZPL command , I edited the command line and it's work now. thanks :)
    – yazan
    Sep 11, 2017 at 8:36

1 Answer 1


You can change CommunityName in ZEPRA printer by sending the commands ZPLII.

for more information: ZPL II Programming Guide

Description ^NN command: Use this command to set the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) parameters. Format ^NNa,b,c,d,e,f





We can change it with SGD commands

! U1 setvar "ip.snmp.get_community_name" "TEST"

! U1 setvar "ip.snmp.set_community_name" "TEST"

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