Azure AD Connect Health: Version Release History

The Azure Active Directory team regularly updates Azure AD Connect Health with new features and functionality. This article lists the versions and features that have been released.

Note

Connect Health agents are updated automatically when new version is released. Please ensure the auto-upgrade settings is enabled from Azure portal.

Azure AD Connect Health for Sync is integrated with Azure AD Connect installation. Read more about Azure AD Connect release history For feature feedback, vote at Connect Health User Voice channel

July 2019

Agent Update

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.59.0)

    1. Text change in TestWindowsTransport
    2. Changes for AD FS RP upload
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.56.0)

    1. Add TestWindowsTransport test and remove WsTrust endpoints checks in CheckOffice365Endpoints test
    2. Log OS and .NET information
    3. Increase RP configuration message upload size to 1MB.
    4. Bug fixes
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.1.56.0)

    1. Log OS and .NET information
    2. Bug fixes

May 2019

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.51.0)
    1. Bug fix to distinguish between multiple sign ins that share the same client-request-id.
    2. Bug fix to parse bad username/password errors on language localized servers.

April 2019

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.46.0)
    1. Fix Check Duplicate SPN alert process for ADFS

March 2019

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.1.41.0)

    1. .NET version collection
    2. Improvement of performance counter collection when missing certain categories
    3. Bug fix on preventing spawning of multiple Monitoring Agent instances
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.41.0)

    1. Integrate and upgrade of AD FS test scripts using ADFSToolBox
    2. Implement .NET version collection
    3. Improvement of performance counter collection when missing certain categories
    4. Bug fix on preventing spawning of multiple Monitoring Agent instances

November 2018

New GA features:

  • Azure AD Connect Health for Sync - Diagnose and remediate duplicated attribute sync errors from the portal

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.1.24.0)

    1. Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol version 1.2 compliance and enforcement
    2. Reduce Global Catalog alert noise
    3. Health agent registration bug fixes
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.1.24.0)

    1. Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol version 1.2 compliance and enforcement
    2. Support of Test-ADFSRequestToken for localized operating system
    3. Solved diagnostic agent EventHandler locking issue
    4. Health agent registration bug fixes

August 2018

June 2018

New preview features:

  • Azure AD Connect Health for Sync - Diagnose and remediate duplicated attribute sync errors from the portal

Agent Update:

May 2018

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.0.244.0)

    1. Agent privacy improvement
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.0.244.0)

    1. Agent Diagnostics Service and related PowerShell module improvements
    2. Agent privacy improvement
    3. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for Sync (version 3.0.164.0) released with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.819.0

    1. Agent privacy improvement
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements

March 2018

New preview features:

  • Azure AD Connect Health for AD FS - Risky IP report and alert.

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.0.176.0)
    1. Agent availability improvements
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.0.176.0)
    1. Agent availability improvements
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for Sync (version 3.0.129.0) released with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.750.0
    1. Agent availability improvements
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements

December 2017

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.0.145.0)
    1. Agent availability improvements
    2. Added new agent troubleshooting commands
    3. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.0.145.0)
    1. Added new agent troubleshooting commands
    2. Agent availability improvements
    3. Bug fixes and general improvements

October 2017

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for Sync (version 3.0.129.0) released with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.649.0
    Fixed a version compatibility issue between Azure AD Connect and Azure AD Connect Health Agent for Sync. This issue affects customers who are performing Azure AD Connect in-place upgrade to version 1.1.647.0, but currently has Health Agent version 3.0.127.0. After the upgrade, the Health Agent can no longer send health data about Azure AD Connect Synchronization Service to Azure AD Health Service. With this fix, Health Agent version 3.0.129.0 is installed during Azure AD Connect in-place upgrade. Health Agent version 3.0.129.0 does not have compatibility issue with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.649.0.

July 2017

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.0.68.0)
    1. Bug fixes and general improvements
    2. Sovereign cloud support
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.0.68.0)
    1. Bug fixes and general improvements
    2. Sovereign cloud support
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for Sync (version 3.0.68.0) released with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.614.0
    1. Support for Microsoft Azure Government Cloud and Microsoft Cloud Germany

April 2017

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 3.0.12.0)
    1. Bug fixes and general improvements
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 3.0.12.0)
    1. Performance counters upload improvements
    2. Bug fixes and general improvements

October 2016

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 2.6.408.0)
  • Improvements in detecting client IP addresses in authentication requests
  • Bug Fixes related to Alerts
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD DS (version 2.6.408.0)
  • Bug fixes related to Alerts.
  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for Sync (version 2.6.353.0) released with Azure AD Connect version 1.1.281.0
  • Provide the required data for the Synchronization Error Reports
  • Bug fixes related to Alerts

New preview features:

  • Synchronization Error Reports for Azure AD Connect

New features:

  • Azure AD Connect Health for AD FS - IP address field is available in the report about top 50 users with bad username/password.

July 2016

New preview features:

January 2016

Agent Update:

  • Azure AD Connect Health agent for AD FS (version 2.6.91.1512)

New features:

November 2015

New features:

New preview features:

Fixed issues:

  • Bug fixes for errors seen during agent registrations.

September 2015

New features:

  • Wrong Username password report for AD FS
  • Support to configure Unauthenticated HTTP Proxy
  • Support to configure agent on Server core
  • Improvements to Alerts for AD FS
  • Improvements in Azure AD Connect Health Agent for AD FS for connectivity and data upload.

Fixed issues:

  • Bug fixes in Usage Insights for AD FS Error types.

June 2015

Initial release of Azure AD Connect Health for AD FS and AD FS Proxy.

New features:

  • Alerts for monitoring AD FS and AD FS Proxy servers with email notifications.
  • Easy access to AD FS topology and patterns in AD FS Performance Counters.
  • Trend in successful token requests on AD FS servers grouped by Applications, Authentication Methods, Request Network Location etc.
  • Trends in failed request on AD FS servers grouped by Applications, Error Types etc.
  • Simpler Agent Deployment using Azure AD Global Admin credentials.

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