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Recover from failed etcd2 / CoreOS cluster

I've got a cluster of 3 CoreOS machines running on Azure. I rebooted two at the same time and the cluster failed as expected. I need to replace the discovery token, cloud-config is read on every ...
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Virtual machine not working and nothing I can do [on hold]

I have a linux Virtual Machine on West US. It was working with no problem. This VM only host a MySQL Database for some very low traffic webapps (websites). Today, one customer calls in asking me why ...
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`azure site list` throws TypeError

Steps: azure account download azure account import MyFile (where MyFile is the downloaded publish file) azure account list (output is normal and correct) azure site list info: ...
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How To Assign Permenant Public IP to a VM in Azure, So Even If it Shuts Down and Boots Back Up It Does Not Lose Its IP?

I have read the Azure documentation which explains how to allocate a reserved IP, etc. Exactly what command do I need to run from Azure command prompt to do this to an existing VM?
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Create a page on MS Azure that redirects out to URL

I need to create a page on our Azure site that redirects immediately to a URL. So, I'd like to have http://mysite.azurewebsites.net/testimonials always go to an external URL. This can be done via ...
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Site-to-site VPN tunnel limits in Azure

How many Site to Site VPN tunnels can be created per virtual network in Azure? I know that Point to Site can handle 128 supported connections but trying to find out how many for site to site.
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How to run multiple sites in IIS on Azure

The Azure VM can run sites locally. How do I make them available to be accessible from outside the VM via browser? Is it that we add different ports to same ip and access it outside? Public ip is not ...
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Cannot turn off disk write caching on Azure VM with no host cache

I've created Azure VM and attached a data vhd disk with "None" host cache. Next, if I run disk management on Windows and open drive properties, there is Policies tab which shows a checkbox indicating ...
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Azure Maximum attached disk size, and billing

Some context: I want to setup an ES cluster on Azure. Data nodes should be w/ 10 shards/replicas of 1 To each, which means 10To "data" disk on each node. Nodes run on linux. Questions: AFAIK I can ...
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Azure SQL - Sudden connection spike

At first: This is my first question on Serverfault. I am not sure if it fits better on Information Security. If so, please leave a comment and I will move the question. Question My company is ...
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Wordpress on Azure as Subdirectory [migrated]

A client gave me access too devblog.azurewebsites.net where I was supposed to install the theme I developed and configured using WordPress. Now that the setup is complete, the site must be moved to ...
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Azure VMs and load balancing

am new to windows azure. I recently set up a vm and host a website, according to the SLA i need to have 2 VMs in the availability set. Now i did set up the second VM. My questions what do i need to ...
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Unlock Azure VM Local Administrator Password

I have been looking at this question and most of it makes sense but a lot of it is going over my head. I'm a software developer and my I.T Admin' has left leaving me with hard job of unlocking a ...
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Does Windows Azure blocks port 587?

I am trying to use Exim4 as my email server on Windows Azure. I found Exim4 uses STARTTLS to do SMTPS, and the port number is 587. The problem is I opened 587 in Azure vm Endpoints, but I can not use ...
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Android phone connected to Azure Linux FTP [closed]

We have an application in Android that uploads images to a Linux FTP server. It is working right in the app developer's server. Now we attempted to migrate the system to a Linux FTP server in Azure. ...
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Is it possible to create a VPN link between AZURE VNET and AWS VPC?

As I found solutions on making site-to-site VPN between Azure and AWS using a software VPN server, I'm asking myself if it's possible to connect the VPN gateways (Azure VNET / AWS VPC) directly. Is ...
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Using Micrososft Azure Backup for backing up VHDs

is it possible to backup my VHD files with Microsoft Azure Backup? Does it upload only the file differences or does it upload the complete file every time? I dont want to upload the complete file ...
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Unable to create VM from Azure CLI

When I try to create a new VM from Azure CLI, I get the error: "VM has been created, but there was an error during provisioning. Error: OS Provisioning failed for VM 'testvm' due to an internal ...
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Safe to point www to root/naked domain on Azure?

My client would like to use the root/naked domain name of his site, rather than the www subdomain. I am not overly savvy on the fine points on DNS. Is it safe to create a CNAME record that points the ...
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Azure Backup Cannot Modify Policy - Missing Drive Letters

We've recently done some drive swapping on our server. As a result, several drive letters and paths no longer exist. Azure Backup Agent won't let me modify my policy. The policy contains some of ...
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Powershell script failing when executed from Azure Site Recovery Plan

$username = "username" $password = convertto-securestring "*****" -asplaintext -force $cred = new-object -typename System.Management.Automation.PSCredential -argumentlist $username, $password ...
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Keeping mutliple Linux instances up to date

I am running a Linux VM in Azure (nginx). I want to add multiple instances so that it can be load balanced. What I can't get my head around is how I change, for instance, the nginx conf and apply it ...
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Azure, internet facing load balancer without using cloud services

Is it possible to have load balancing between virtual machines without placing the machines in the same cloud service? We want to use Ansible to configure our machines and setup RabbitMQ but I can't ...
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Azure Storage modify file easily like a file system

I use a excel file as file input of a workerRole on azure cloud. Everyday this file is checked by the workerRole. This file is store on Azure Storage I wanna ofter the capabilities to my customer to ...
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Deploy multiple instances of a Virtual Machine in Azure

I have a Virtual Machine, let's call it Ceres, which is currently running in Azure. I would like to have two copies of Ceres running. Is it possible to simply create another identical instance of this ...
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IIS FTP Not Working Remotely Windows Server 2012 R2

We are attempting to duplicate our server in the Azure cloud. Both are Windows 2012 R2 servers. FTP works on the original server but not on the duplicate server. Additionally, the duplicate server ...
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Azure Virtual Network Custom DNS

I created a virtual network and put 2 VMs in one subnet. But they were not able to ping each other using their hostnames. I need a DNS Server implemented so that hostnames in the subnet can be ...
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Can't access Cloud service via RDP when using network security groups

I have added my role to a virtual subnet, and configured network security groups to allow 63389 inbound to 3389 I've tried various permutations 3389 to 3389 But I can never get RDP to work. If I ...
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How to sync Azure AD users to on-premise domain controller? [duplicate]

I have just setup a on-premise domain controller with Windows Server 2012 R2. I now need to add users to it. I want to use the list of users I already have in my Azure AD. My ultimate goal is to be ...
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Azureloadbalancer v2 does not balances traffic

I am trying to use new Azure feature - Loadbalancer v2 with Virtual Machines v2 due to very easy and templatable provisioning. However, load balancer does not allow traffic on port 80 to my machines. ...
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Azure drive shares

Azure drive shares, I attached storage to my main Azure server for my other servers to access via network locations as a mapped drive, since I have shutdown the servers over the weekend they are no ...
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Deploying Azure Web Apps from Linux-based Jenkins VM

I have an Ubuntu VM running Jenkins that is able to run builds and prepare deployable artifacts. Currently these artifacts are being sent to Azure's blob storage on success. However, I now need to ...
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Azure: Name resolution between VMs and role instances located in the same virtual network (Linux)

I have deployed two ubuntu (14.04) machines with different cloud services in a virtual network (with default configuration). Now I would like to get the private ip of one of the machines from the ...
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Connecting an Azure VM to active directory domain behind ISP NAT

I have an active directory local domain set up with 2 DC's running DHCP and DNS. Because my ISP uses NAT there is no way to host services externally. How can I link an Azure VM into my local active ...
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Azure ASP.NET website http requests queued

We have a website deployed on Azure that has dreadful performance. When load increases, response times increase to whole minutes! CPU load is not even high, somewhere in the 40% region (we run one ...
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Running post-deploy and post-scale scripts on Azure

Coming from AWS Elastic Beanstalk, I'm familiar with the scripts.config file that allows me to specify commands to run after deploy as well as just after new scaled instances are created. Is there an ...
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IIS bindings: www.domain.com is working but domain.com not

I've just added a windows server 2012 R2 VM in Azure, with IIS installed. Now i want to use multiple domains on that server. So i went to the domain provider and edited the DNS records: From ...
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Does Azure support using Linux as the OS instead of Windows for PaaS Web Apps?

I'm trying to figure out through the interface as well as via the documentation and blog articles if Azure has a PaaS option that runs on top of Linux instead of Windows.
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Setting Email Notification for Virtual machine whic are down or services that are stopped in Azure Cloud

We have more than 10 virtual machines in our cloud environment.there are some duration during which our virtual machine get stopped or the services get automatically stopped. We tried with creating ...
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Web and Business Azure Tiers sunset (Deprecation)

The problem I am struggling to understand which is the best option to move to from this as their is no direct replacement. What would be the best step forward? I have flagged that optimization needs ...
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HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), Azure and HTTP Strict Transport Security IIS Module

Question: How do you properly install and configure HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) in an Azure website? Apparently for IIS the method to use is to install this module: ...
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Azure VM configuration with 2 public static IP

I have broken my head, trying to fulfill following configuration: 2 Azure VMs behind load balancer, with static public IP assigned to load balancer + one of those VMs shall have it's own static public ...
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Using query string to redirect/rewrite to different internal IIS sites

I have an Azure VM that is hosting a web application. The application will be accessible via the VM's IP address: http://191.238.112.62 I want to be able to use query strings to redirect to ...
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Internal Failover Load Balancing in Azure

I have a MongoDB Cluster deployed in Azure. Normally a MongoDB cluster has at least a couple of mongo router instances (mongos) which is where an application should connect (the application is also ...
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Microsoft Azure Backup - Where are the Logs?

We are using Microsoft Azure Backup to backup our server. Our backup is passing on 4 out of 5 drives, but consistently failing on the one. All that the Microsoft Azure GUI agent tells me though is ...
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can a .local domain be added to windows azure?

can a .local domain be added to windows azure ? I have a test deployment of 3 servers on azure running windows server 2012 R2 1 of them is a domain controller, I wish to added the other 2 servers to ...
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Connect PC to domain running on Azure Virtual Machine [closed]

This is my first time working with domains, and I was wondering how I would go about connecting a PC that runs on my home network to the domain controller that runs on a Azure Virtual Machine (eg in ...
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Icinga DB Monitoring Null output

Hi I have deployed icinga monitoring solution using the blog which is here Now I want to monitor multiple DB servers which are windows DB servers. I have placed the service description for DB ...
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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 ...