File Director for administrators

What's New?

Read about product upgrades.

Version 2024.1

Regular 4.16

macOS 4.2.0

This release contains bug fixes and the following update.

New Base Image

File Director has released a new base image for the 2024.1 release.

Improved Feedback

File Director has improved feedback to Administrators when Kerberos pre-authentication fails.

Previous releases:

Useful links


The File Director Appliance

Appliance Prerequisites

Install the File DirectorAppliance

Configure the Appliance Network Identity

Appliance Set Up

Apply a File Director Patch

Backup and Restore

Server Configuration

Kerberos authentication


Advanced Configuration Options


Client Configuration

Roll Out File Director to Users

Windows Client Advanced Configuration


Which Ports do I need to configure for File Director?

Which hypervisors are compatible with File Director?

How do I apply a license to my File Director appliance?

Does File Director support clustered infrastructures and allover processing?

How do I access my File Director log files?

How do I update File Director appliance software?

How do I back up the appliance configuration?