How to update the APM .NET agent.
- Refer to the release notes to find the latest version of the agent.
- Check the version of the .NET agent you currently have installed by using Windows Programs and Features or by using your Linux package manager.
- Follow the update instructions for your agent:
For .NET agent versions 10.0.0 or higher, the name of the package is
newrelic-dotnet-agent. For .NET agent versions 9.9.0 or lower, the name of the package is
The rest of this document will refer to
newrelic-dotnet-agent; replace this with the older name if you have an older agent version installed.
Use one of the following methods to update to the latest version of New Relic's .NET agent:
If you're considering updating a .NET Framework agent version that's lower than 7.0, review the following notes. To see the agent version you have, see Check agent version. For a full list of agent changes, see the .NET release notes.