Amazon FSx file system status - Amazon FSx for Windows File Server
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Amazon FSx file system status

You can view the status of an Amazon FSx file system by using the Amazon FSx console, the Amazon CLI command describe-file-systems, or the API operation DescribeFileSystems.

File system status Description

AVAILABLE

The file system is in a healthy state, and is reachable and available for use.

CREATING

Amazon FSx is creating a new file system.

DELETING

Amazon FSx is deleting an existing file system.

UPDATING

The file system is undergoing a customer-initiated update.

MISCONFIGURED

The file system is in an impaired state due to a change in your Active Directory environment. Your file system is either currently unavailable or at risk of losing availability, and backups may not succeed. For information on restoring availability, see File system is in a misconfigured state.

MISCONFIGURED_UNAVAILABLE

The file system is currently unavailable due to a change in your Active Directory environment. For information on restoring availability, see File system is in a misconfigured state.

FAILED

  • The file system has failed and Amazon FSx can't recover it.

  • When creating a new file system, Amazon FSx was unable to create the new file system.