Amazon VSS component package version history - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
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Amazon VSS component package version history

The following table describes the released versions of the Amazon VSS component package.

Version Details Release date

Added capability to the Amazon VSS component to create snapshots and AMIs, which enables compatibility with PowerShell module logging, script block logging, and transcription features.

April 28, 2023

Fixed a case where installation failure is not reported correctly.

May 10, 2022
  • Fixed snapshots failing on domain controllers in relation to an NTDS VSS writer logging error.

  • Fixed VSS agent error when uninstalling version 1.0 VSS provider.

February 6, 2020
  • Improved logging by reducing unwanted verbosity.

  • Fixed regionalization issues during installation.

  • Fixed return codes for some provider registration error conditions.

  • Fixed various installation issues.

March 19, 2019
  • Added command line parameters -nw (no-writers) and -copy (copy-only) to agent.

  • Fixed EventLog errors caused by improper memory allocation calls.

November 15, 2018
1.1 Fixed Amazon VSS components that were being used incorrectly as the default Windows Backup and Restore provider. December 12, 2017
1.0 Initial release. November 20, 2017