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What is the purpose of the Azure Operating System Disk and where is it located? [on hold]

I am trying to understand the purpose Azure operating system disk. Obviously as the name implies I would imagine that operating system data belongs there i.e system files, but Azure supports an OS ...
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Set-AzureVNetGatewayKey cmdlet does not exist in Azure PowerShell

Background I am attempting to link up multiple VNets with one another in Azure. To do this I am following this tutorial: VNet-to-VNet: Connecting Virtual Networks in Azure across Different Regions I ...
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Create a windows azure website to deploy my asp.net web application [on hold]

I want to create a windows azure website to deploy my asp.net web application. When I try to set up the Azure environment with free trial it requires credit card no and information. Is there anyway to ...
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azure website restart and take old dll version

One of my site is hosted on windows azure and when azure restart site from manage windows azure panel. then it take old version dll and site is down until we restart the site by deploying global.asax ...
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Should I move to an Azure database?

I am currently using a database from an installed instance on my web server in a VM on Azure. I was thinking about moving it to an actual Azure Database so I could load balance the web server. Does ...
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The Message Queuing service failed to join the computer's domain 'DOMAIN' Error 0xc00e0025

Struggling to get MSMQ installed in Domain Integration mode on Windows 2012 (Azure). So far, I've provisioned a brand new Windows Server 2012 (R2) machine on the Azure platform and installed the ...
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Azure download VHD fails

I just lost access to an Ubuntu VM on azure, and I am attempting to download the VHD to another VM to recover data from the disk. I'm using the azure command line tool to accomplish this. I've ...
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Does enabling “Always On” in a MS Azure Website make it more expensive? [closed]

We are hosting 32 websites in one Standard web hosting plan mode and a Small instance size. Will it cost us more to enable "Always On" in one or all of the websites?
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Configure when an Azure Virtual Machine is updated

I have provisioned a small VM within Azure to run some macros within an instance of Chrome. The Chrome instance starts doing it's thing around 02:00 GMT finishing at around 04:00 GMT. The problem ...
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Can't change Azure web site from Basic to Shared

I have some Azure web sites that have the Web Hosting Plan Mode set to "Basic". I'm trying to change them to "Shared". However, when saving the new Plan Mode, it fails with the error message: ...
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How does azure memory usage work?

I have a windows azure website. In the dashboard it shows me that I have used 1.51 GB of the 2GB available per hour. I keep increasing the number of instances available in the shared node so the site ...
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How to move Hyper-V virtual machines to Azure with minimal impact?

My company is in the process of transitioning some of its on-premises services to the Microsoft cloud; some of them are being replaced altogether by hosted services (Exchange, SharePoint); some other ...
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Azure print server - running everything in Azure?

I might have get dragged into a Project involving moving the whole IT shop into Azure. Now that means they have on-site AD, LOB Applications, SQL, Sharepoint etc, plus of course moving to Office 365, ...
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How can I disable an Azure Redis Cache?

I have been experimenting with the Azure Redis Cache preview, and so far, so good. However, when I am not using it, I would like to disable it so that it is not consuming memory and not accessible. ...
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Is using an Azure VNet-to-VNet a feasible way to create a DMZ?

I have a three-tier application running in Azure VMs. This application has two back-end tiers and a web tier. This is split up into three cloud services - one for each tier. The two back-end tiers ...
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Strange URL in Azure Error Log

Why is this url: http://www.zescience.com, that has nothing to do with my website or Wordpress blog in my RawLogs dump? #Fields: date time s-sitename cs-method cs-uri-stem cs-uri-query s-port ...
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Wordpress as sub site on Azure Umbraco parent website

So I have had some success getting a Wordpress website running as a child of an umbraco parent. I created a Wordpress site, using Azure and then copied that site to a child /blog dir successfully ...
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Yum updates for CentOS by OpenLogic fails on Microsoft Azure

Earlier today I made a fresh install of CentOS in Azure from images provided by OpenLogic. When I try to update the system with yum update, I get: Loaded plugins: security ...
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Diagnostic IIS 8.5 machine on Windows Azure

I have a deployed windows azure cloud service that has some custom code running in the start setting up 5 websites on IIS. After some time the azure management portal start listing the WebRoles as ...
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Storing sql credentials inside an azure subscription

I am wanting to clone a copy of our production database onto our QA server as part of our continuous integration program. There doesn't appear to be a method in Azure to clone a database just yet so ...
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Renaming an Azure VM

I am looking to rename an Azure VM. I have copied a VM from one subscription to another using this guide: ...
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Automate app pool recycling of an Azure Cloud Service Web Role

How can I script (e.g. using PowerShell) the action to recycle the app pool of a web site hosted in a Web Role on Azure Cloud Services? Only one instance of the cloud service is running (used for ...
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Can Azure load balancing, balance to several ports on one (or more) VMs

I have a single threaded application (on an Azure VM), which I want to run one instance per cpu core. I will need to use one port per instance. (e.g., ports: 81,82,83, and 84) Is it possible to load ...
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Error while booting VMDK in VMWare Player; UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME

Hi all and thanks in advance for taking the time to read this. My employer has provided me with three VMDK files, each representing a different hard drive of a VM. My aim is to get these converted to ...
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Can a Win2012 R2 domain controller be used as the AD FS host in Single Sign-On integration to Azure AD?

I have upgraded our Active Directory from Win2008 R2 to Win2012 R2 in preparation for an integration with Azure Active Directory. I know the integration can be done with Win2008 R2, but I figured ...
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Azure outbound communication

I'm having outbound communication issues on Ubuntu machines on the Azure service. I've setup the server using Ubuntu 14.04 (also tried 12.04) and I have no trouble SSHing into the machine or browsing ...
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Can't Create Azure VM - A lease conflict occurred with the blob https://blah

I used to have a VM called Blah2. It got lost when my Azure Trial expired. However there seems to be a residual storage blob. I am now trying to create a VM called Blah3 and getting this error: A ...
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Cannot Login RDC: An authentication error has occurred (Code: 0x8007001f)

I signed up with Azure and fired up a couple of Windows Server 2012 VMs. As I'm signed up with my Microsoft account and it automatically created a user “karl” (my first name) with my MS account ...
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How to tune MySQL on Azure which has horrible benchmark result [closed]

I have perform a basic sysbench test on Ubuntu 14.04 sudo apt-get install percona-server-server percona-server-client sysbench # create database dbtest; sysbench --test=oltp ...
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How to wait for network in a batch script when booting on Windows Server?

I'm executing a batch file with TaskScheduler "At system startup" on a Windows Server 2012 in Azure, and I observed that there's no network for 20-60 seconds after the start of the batch. Currently I ...
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iptables configuration on Windows Azure (CentOS 6.5) for endpoint load-balanced set

I created 2 VMs (CentOS6.5) on Windows Azure for Postgresql database and HA cluster, everything works fine except when I set iptables service on, the endpoint load-balanced set is down. for security ...
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Trim Azure VHD size in Windows 2008

I have an azure virtual machine and due to a broken backup script, it has previously used the entire 127GB of space. My virtual machine is now only using 20GB however I'm still being charged for the ...
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How to get what IP Address Ranges used by Visual Studio Online Load Testing Agents?

I need to setup IP Whitelisting in an environment that I need to run some Visual Studio Online Load Tests on. I was able to find some documentation as to what IP Addresses Visual Studio Online ...
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How do I discover peers in an Ubuntu VM in an Azure Service?

I'm setting up a few Ubuntu 14.04 (LTS) virtual machines under an Azure Service (Availability Set). I'd like for each of these to be able to discover dynamically at least one other system in the local ...
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IAM / AWS Access control via Windows Azure Active Directory

I am trying to figure out how to configure IAM in Amazon AWS to use Windows Azure Active Directory. I found ...
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Authentication options for staging sites

We're currently authenticating our clients who wants to view their staging environments using windows authentication. That means we have to create their accounts in our local AD and assign them to ...
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Can't access localhost on a VM Windows Server 2012 Azure

Hi I'm new to VM Technology. I have a Microsoft Bizspark Account with Azure on it. I created a Virtual Machine, Windows Server 2012 and installed Xampp on it. Yeah I know it would be better to use IIS ...
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How can I generate a CER file using OpenSSL? (Azure recovery service)

I'm trying to generate self-signed x509 certificates for Azure's recovery service which requires: less than three years in time at least 2048 bit key use ClientAuthorization in extendedKeyUsage ...
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Windows Azure for dummy UNIX gurus?

After setting up a trial Azure account, how do I access my recently created Visual Studio 14 VM from my Windows 8 laptop? I tried opening "Remote Desktop Connection", entered the IP address shown in ...
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Suse Desktop on EC2/Azure

I run a Suse Desktop Edition Instance on MS Azure, then installed NoMachine(NX) free ver 4.2.25, finally tried to connect from my local PC(OSX), but failed Actually, I succeeded this with ...
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How can I make an Azure Web Role accessible only via Virtual Network

I have a web role that I have configured via the NetworkConfiguration section of the .cscfg to be part of a Virtual Network. I only want the web role to be accessed from other computers within the ...
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How to export database from Azure with an invalid server name?

I have a SQL Server database on Azure that I want to export. On the Windows Azure portal, I select the database. From the dashboard page I select Export and I get the following error: <html ...
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Wildfly 8.1.0 Final freezes (keeps connections forever / Channel was closed mid chunk)

I have just migrated an application from JBoss 7.1.1 to Wildfly 8.1.0 Final. But now from time to time (like every 2 days) Wildfly freezes, and I have to restart it. My application is basically ...
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Please help me log on to Azure server (simple ssh doesn't work)

I have been trying to log on to my Azure server's Virtual Machine that's running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for hours. I would appreciate it a lot if someone could help me. I generated new ssh keys ...
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Azure equivalent of AWS tags?

Is there an equivalent of AWS EC2 tags for Azure? For example, if an account wanted to assign name=value pairs to an Azure machine and then subsequently query them.
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Determining Azure SQL Database requirements

I'm looking into moving an SQL Server database project to the cloud using Azure SQL Database. I'm just wondering what metrics I can use from SQL Server to help determine what my needs will be on ...
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linking Office 365 and ADFS on Azure

i am trying to link my ADFS to Office 365 in order to set up Single Sign On for Office 365. I am going over this blog post. at Step 5, i am supposed to run Powershell commands so i can connect the ...
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Unable to browse SMB shares on Azure VM

I've setup an Azure VM to do some proof of concept testing for our application. I'm able to RDP into the server, as well as access the SQL instance setup in it via Management Studio from my machine. ...
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Connecting Small business network to Azure Site to Site VPN

Would like to have connectivity between azure virtual machines and on LAN users. My current network has a Cisco ISA550 connected to the WAN (one Ethernet cable into the office the fiber transceiver ...
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Setting Permissions in Windows Azure Website

Windows Azure has its own set of permissions. How can I change it? Because I'm using a php website, and I want to delete a file from the folder deployed in my website directory, but I got permission ...