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How to reliably copy contents of one Azure volume to another on Windows 2008R2 VM

I have an Azure VM with two additional volumes - F: and G: for sake of discussion. On F I have files from an installed third party application - binaries, dependencies, SQL databases. My plan ...
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How to create a swap for Azure Ubuntu VM?

I have read quite a few posts on this, but I am still unsure about the correct approach, assuming: I have a default Ubuntu 14.04 LTS VM created by and running on Azure, which doesn't come with a ...
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Automatically upgrade virtual machine in load balanced set on Windows Azure

I have been serving web content off of a Linux VM running in Windows Azure, and now want to make a duplicate virtual machine and create a load-balanced set to handle more load and avoid downtime. I've ...
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Cpanel - WHM Default Login [on hold]

I have a Linux Server (VPS) which is hosted in Microsoft Azure, it has a default login for ssh as username: azureuser and password: (My Password). I wanted to play aroud and install Cpanel with this ...
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Is there an Azure Virtual Machine Template for SQL 2014 Business Intelligence Edition?

From what I can tell SQL 2014 Business Intelligence Edition should be somewhat cheaper than Enterprise Edition. We currently run all our SQL servers on Azure and rent our licences monthly. I am ...
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Setup Azure VM - Connect to internet

I'm basically a total novice in the area of VPN's and DNS servers. I have an Azure VM which I have created and I need to connect it to the internet, and googling sends me to pages where peoples ...
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Configuration for an Azure Server For remote desktop web access

I need to configure my azure server for remote desktop web access. I have installed Remote desktop Web Access on Win Server 2008 R2. What are the next steps please guide. Thanks
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Forward domain to website hosted on Azure server with a non 80 port

I have an Azure Ubuntu VM server with multiple websites. Say website A = 81, website B = 82. These endpoints are exposed and I can access the website externally using <ip address>:<port>. I ...
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Can't see other VHDs after detaching another. Azure Ubuntu VM

We have encountered high Disk IO on our Ubuntu 14.04 VM's running mongoDB. On Windows Azure. To solve this issue we have changed the VM size from A2 to A3 (to add the additional data discs) and ...
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how to I make my own system to behave as server? [closed]

Is it possible to assign Ip to my system(Any personal computer with good configurations) and let it behave like server? One should able to request and even ssh remotely to this server. My purpose ...
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Is it possible to set the TTL of an Azure VM?

In this question Azure VM server url not resolving after re-boot I could not get to the Azure server via URL after I shut it down and rebooted. This is probably likely because I was assigned a new ip ...
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Azure VM server url not resolving after re-boot

I have an azure VM that I had shut down for a day and have restarted today. After restarting, I can only navigate to that address using the ip address and not using the URL (eg. ...
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unable to access parallel port of local system from web application deployed on Microsoft azure [migrated]

i am building a project that can access parallel port of local system through web application . I deployed the web application on windows azure . Now, I want to access the parallel port of local ...
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RDP over SSL to RDP gateway and disabling UDP

I want to connect to an Azure VM (Windows 2012 R2) over SSL which AFAIK is possible with the RDP gateway service. However, this is normally used to connect to other local network machines instead of ...
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PHP installation issue on a Windows Server hosted in the Azure cloud

I am trying to setup PHP and MySQL on a Windows Server that is currently in Azure cloud using the information from this blog post ...
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Azure Endpoints vs AWS Security Group?

I have some Windows 2012 VMs in AWS, and use Simple AD for private domain say lan.mydomain.net. Sever "MyDns" for registering domain users, and Server "MyWeb" for hosting Web applications. From ...
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Server Licensing [duplicate]

I have 3 server. All are loaded with Windows Server 2008 R2. 2 of them are SharePoint 2010 web front servers and the remaining one is for SQL 2008. In which, one of the web front server takes all the ...
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test connection status and speed between azure vm and client

We have some VMs up and running, but we are seeing slow performance on some of them. We are unsure if it is a VM problem (Azure overloaded), an intermediate network problem or a problem on the client ...
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“Maximum number of items that can be serialized or deserialized in an object graph” when executing GetMsolUser -All

I have an office 365 tenant on which I execute the following command Get-MsolUser -All on server A I get get-msoluser : The formatter threw an exception while trying to deserialize the message: ...
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Azure VM - HTTP GET to Rackspace server is too slow [closed]

I'm testing a web service from my Azure VM and the test involves just doing an HTTP GET which returns JSON data from a Rackspace-hosted server. When performing this test from ANYWHERE but Azure, the ...
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How to allow more than two simultanous sessions on Azure

One of our servers is on Azure and we are remotely connecting to it. Unfortunately Azure allows only two users to be logged in at the same time. When the third user tries to log in, he is given the ...
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Azure Virtual Machine outbound HTTP timeout

I've created a simple webapplication running on an azure virtual machine. The application is also displaying data from another website (http, 80), hosted outside of the azure cloud but also under my ...
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Is there a way to send (by mail) external disks to be installed in azure?

We have many TBs of data on external disks (WD passports), and wish to process it using azure's VMs. Uploading will take forever (and the bandwidth will probably cost too much). Is there a way ...
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Azure Linux VM name resolution

We have a single virtual network, with a single cloud server on Azure. This virtual network has multiple server nodes - including Windows machines, and some Linux machines. One of the Windows machines ...
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TFSOnline: the connection was unexpectedly closed by the server

We are having a persistent issue with our Visual studio online development environment. Scenario: Connect to the same team project in Visual Studio, with different accounts, on different PCs (but ...
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How to add a data disk to a vm in resource manager using the resource group template file?

I would like to provision a server with azure resource manager that has a data drive. What json do I add to my azure resource group template file in order to provision the server with a persistent ...
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Gracefully take a server out of Azure Load Balancer (drain stop)

We have an application deployed to Azure IaaS VMs, served by IIS. In order to install updates, we need to take each machine out of the load balancer, one by one. Before moving to Azure, we were using ...
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Best Azure region for Middle-East [closed]

What is the best Azure region for a website accessed by users in the Middle East (i.e. Gulf, Egypt, Northern-Africa ...), would it be US or Europe regions?
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Connecting an azure website to an azure VM

I have an azure website which talks to an azure VM I have set it up following the article below: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/web-sites-integrate-with-vnet/ But when I ...
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Google services not working after connecting to VPN [closed]

I'm in China and want to connect to Google services. So I setup a VM on Azure located in US, opened up a L2TP/IPSEC VPN. When I connect the VPN on my phone. I can access YouTube, Bloomberg sites that ...
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Connecting a LAN drive to Windows 2008 / 2012 VM instance on Google / AWS / Azure

Scenario: Our office uses a Sage software on multiple workstations. The software is individually installed on each workstations, but the database is stored on a server tower that has shared access to ...
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Azure Web App vs Web Site

I am just starting to learn about Azure and I understand the difference between Web Sites, Cloud Services and VM's. However in my Azure portal I can only see Web Apps and not Web Sites. Is this the ...
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WS 2012 r2 DNS server issue: Access was denied

I have a Windows Server 2012 r2 virtual machine as DC1 and DNS server running on Windows Azure and a Windows Server 2012 r2 local machine as DC2, DHCP and DNS server on-premise. I found my DNS server ...
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Socket Error 10054 - VS2013 Web Deploy Failing

I'm having trouble completing a web deploy from VS2013 as I posted in VS 2013 Web Deploy failure: Warning : Retrying the sync because a socket error (10054) occurred Apparently web deploy uses port ...
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Azure VIP swap down time [closed]

every time I do a VIP swap in Azure I have downtime. Note that I've warmed up the staging fully (through navigating manually to the staging IP and click around). Then I do a VIP swap, and I have a ...
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How to install SSL Certificate into Service Bus 1.1 on Windows Server

For test cases and evaluation we installed 2 nodes with "Azure Service Bus 1.1" on Windows Server 2012 R2 machines. The installation process installs the https endpoints with a self-signed ...
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Azure backup VPN tunnel

Is it possible to set up a failover site to site VPN tunnel in Azure? I have one tunnel already established to local network "MyLocalNet". I want to set up a second tunnel with a different endpoint ...
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How can I route an IP Address to another IP Address

We have a Windows Server 2012 virtual machine (Web01) hosted in Windows Azure. This server has yet to be decommissioned so for now we're allowing access from this machine to our database server ...
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Azure self DNS server

I´m trying to install and configure this scenario: Azure VM called DnsVM. Azure VM called WebVM. (this one, haves 10 webpages on IIS, not a problem) What i´m trying to do without success is to ...
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How to convert physical server to Azure VM

I am running Windows 2008 R2 on physical server (Dell Machine). Now I want to convert the physical server to Azure VM. I have tried with disk2vhd utility but I am getting the below error while ...
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Intune Software Deployment stuck @ installing

my problem is the following: I am currently in the process of evaluating microsoft intune and i want to publish some sowftware (a LOB .appxbundle package and the 7zip.msi). I have installed the intune ...
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Azure VM CNAME Returns HTTP 502

I have a Virtual Machine in Azure with a Cloud Service VIP. I have opened up an HTTPS endpoint. If I alter my hosts file to point to the VIP, I can reach my IIS site without any trouble. So far so ...
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Moving Azure Virtual Machine which is Domain Controller to another region

I want to move an existing Virtualized Domain Controller from North Central Azure Region to East Region. I am aware about how to move VHDs and basically migrate it to another region. Though my ...
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Azure Snapshot without losing IP

I have several VMs running, but sometimes i have to clone them to make a sandbox server on where i can run trials and procedures, the problem is that everytime i make an image the VM stops and reboots ...
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How to enable PIP on an Azure VM? [closed]

Has anyone used the preview portal in Azure to configure a PIP for a VM? When I go into the IP Addresses tab the "enable" button is grayed out. The is for an "instance public IP". Is it just because ...
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Move Azure VM from one account to another in the same Bizspark subscription [closed]

I have a Bizspark subscription with 2 accounts using some of their services. One account which is mine, has 2 VMs running. Last week I started another VM without noticing that this one was going to ...
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Protecting mysql instance on Linux Azure VM

I have mysql running in a Linux Azure VM. It's currently bound to the "Internal IP Address" of the VM as looked up in ifconfig and the Azure Dashboard. I've turned on logging to see who and what is ...
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How to run Azure cmdlets in background?

Several Azure PowerShell cmdlets have very tedious run times; a trivial task such as setting a static IP address on a virtual machine can take more than a minute (I guess this is because the cmdlet is ...
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Is it possible to use both an ILB and an ELB (listening on the same port) in the same Azure cloud service?

I'm building a test Lync deployment on Azure; yes, I know this is not supported, hence "test". Lync Front-End servers expose two set of web services, one for internal users and one for external ones; ...
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Layer 7 Load Balancing with on-premises exchange and Office 365

I would like to create essentially a layer 7 balanced redundant exchange setup where if the on-premises server fails it will automatically switch over to the office 365 Exchange services. I was ...