Azure File Sync Agent v5 – Update April

Azure File Sync

An update rollup for the Azure File Sync agent was released today which addresses the following issues:

  • Reliability improvements for offline data transfer and data transfer resume features
  • Sync telemetry improvements

More information about this update rollup:

  • This update is available for Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019 installations that have Azure File Sync agent version or later installed.
  • The agent version of this update rollup is
  • A restart may be required if files are in use during the update rollup installation.

Installation instructions are documented in KB4481061.