Azure File Sync Agent v6 – June 4D

An update rollup for the Azure File Sync agent v6 was released today which addresses the following issues:

  • Accessing or browsing a server endpoint location over SMB is slow on Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Increased CPU utilization after installing the Azure File Sync v6 agent
  • Cloud tiering 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 4.0.1.0 or later installed
  • The agent version of this update rollup is 6.3.0.0
  • A restart may be required if files are in use during the update rollup installation.

Get Started

Installation instructions are documented in KB4489738