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Paper Supply Level Service

The Paper Supply Level service monitors the amount of paper available to a printer as a percentage of the total capacity of the printer. The printers monitored by this service include any printer that supports the Printer-MIB.

This service cannot use Self-Healing.

Service Type

SNMP

Instances on a Device

6

Supported Systems/Applications

Any printer that supports the Printer-MIB.

Device Class

Printer

Monitored By

Windows Probe

Scan Interval

15 minutes

Printer Input Description Index

The SNMP index for the Printer Input Tray. To obtain the index value, perform an SNMP walk on the prtInputDescription OID (.1.3.6.1.2.1.43.8.2.1.18.).

Printer Input Description Value

The SNMP description for the Printer Input Tray. To obtain the tray number, perform an SNMP walk on the prtInputDescription OID (.1.3.6.1.2.1.43.8.2.1.18).

OID/Calculation

MSP N-central services use Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) for all calculation formulae.

Metric Name

OID/Calculation

Description

Description

1.3.6.1.2.1.43.8.2.1.18

A description of the paper tray.

Max Capacity

1.3.6.1.2.1.43.8.2.1.9

The maximum capacity of the paper tray.

Level

1.3.6.1.2.1.43.8.2.1.10

The current capacity of the paper tray.

Paper Level %

(Level / Max Capacity) x 100 

How much of the paper tray's capacity is being used.