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Share SSL certificate between VM

I have a SSL certificate for example.com, and I want to protect with it: My home page (example.com) running on a VM in Azure My servlet (servlet.example.com) which is running on a different VM (but ...
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Configure Jetty to host simple HTML page

On my Azure VM I have a Jetty server that is hosting my Java servlet which is deployed on /opt/jetty/webapps/myservlet.war pointing to example.cloudapp.net/myservlet. In addition I want to host a ...
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Cannot connect to Openfire server on Azure

I have an OpenFire server running on an Azure VM but I cannot connect to it externally. I have opened the 5222/5223 endpoints on the VM portal and even turned the firewall off on the VM itself. If I ...
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creating vm fail if vm type is different than other VMs in the Virtual Network

My Azure configuration: Virtual Network: VN VN suppose to contain 3 virtual machines 2 of type DS2 1 of type A3 After creating the first 2 successfully (both under the same virtual network and ...
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Issue removing detached VHD from premium Azure Storage in portal

I created a VM (Premium/DS3) and attached other premium disks that I no longer need. When I detach the disks from the VM and attempt to remove them from the Azure Portal I get the following error: ...
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Azure AD Connect's sync group needs users at the top level

It would seem that users need to be at the top level of the Sync Group to actually get synchronized. So if I have another group inside the sync group, for example "Marketing", the users inside the ...
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Need users to stay connected to the domain even if they temporarily lose Internet connection

We need to join our users to a domain but they are traveling a lot and often get disconnected from the Internet. I read about "offline domain join" to help them join without contacting a DC, but is it ...
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can plain old Remote Desktop be used to connect to Azure VM?

Am new to Azure. Added new VM. To connect to it, have to open https://manage.windowsazure.com and then do connect command. Would like to save time and use good old Remote Desktop command from my ...
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can't remote desktop to new Azure virtual machine

How can I remote desktop to a virtual windows machine that I just created on Azure? ..because I want to move a VisualBasic web app and VisualBasic windows app from my old physical Windows server2008 ...
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Azure Backup VM - Can't restore

I have successfully used Azure Backup to backup my Azure IaaS VM but i can't recover it because it states "You must specify a storage account" My storage account is definitely in the same region as ...
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Azure Linux VM Backup Failing [closed]

I am trying to setup backups for my linux VMs in Azure. I am doing it through the Recovery Services facility. All my Linux VMs are discovered and successfully registered. But when the backup jobs ...
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Website deployment to China

I'm trying to deploy a website to Azure China. I just downloaded the publish profile from my Azure China account and use Visual Studio to deploy via Web Deploy using the profile, stock standard. It ...
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See what Azure Cloud Backup is actually backing up

I have a client where I've recently implemented Azure Backup as their offsite backup solution. The server does about 400 MB of backups over the weekends, when there isn't anyone in the office. Does ...
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Azure VM and Web App in VNET VPN, changing IP and automatic start of vpn

To connect Web App to VM I created a Vnet (point 2 site). Web app can see VM now, but: it can access it just through an IP and not the host name. To use host name, I found info that I have to setup ...
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Place application files in OS disk azure VM

I'm new in azure VM and need advice from the expert. Is it good if placing the application file (website file) in OS disk azure VM? how about the performance ? I tested by placing only 1 site but ...
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Azure memory overhead

Question: what is the effective overhead of Windows Azure? Problem: If memory is swapped out often, the application will come to a grinding halt. Renting a larger instance costs money. By knowing ...
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Azure hosted website certificate chain (comodo) intermittently doesn't send full chain

We host a website in azure. The service we host has 6 instances. On that service we have added a certificate that covers the site, and has an authentication chain that looks like: our certificate ...
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Is a jump server really necessary when using RDC to connect to Azure VM?

We are setting up a new Network which includes a VM in Azure. I can connect to this via RDC. However, our security guy wants me to access it through a second VM for security reasons. In other words, ...
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Juniper SRX IPSec tunnel to Microsoft Azure Dropping

I'm a bit stumped and was hoping to find some guidance here. I've configured an IPSec tunnel to Microsoft Azure from my Juniper SRX240 (12.1X44-D45.2). The tunnel works fine but phase 2 drops when ...
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Performance azure disks, high average queue length

I'm having a classic developer-system admin battle where I am stating that there is an IO problem on the disk of the shared sql server while the system admin tells me that the capacity hasn't been ...
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Restore Windows Server Service Bus Database from Server to my Local Machine

I'm in trouble with Azure Service Bus - On Premise. I have an Application that process my On Premise Service Bus Queue, and I need to test an update at that Application, to ensure, we don't lost any ...
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Can't connect to azure vm's through network discovery

Can't connect to azure vm's through network discovery. I have enabled: Function Discovery Resource publication SSDP Discovery Upnp Device host and DNS client I have turned off all of the firewalls, ...
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RemoteApp Custom image + o365. Outlook cant find account

I have deployed a custom RemoteApp image with applications + office 365. When i start Outlook, i get the error: We are having trouble connecting to your account. Verify the settings below and make ...
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Could not provision the RemoteApp collection. Error: Could not register the endpoint

Created a new hybrid collection in Australia East utilising an existing VNet subnet. We are using NSG's on the subnet. Uploaded the Template Image. The Template image had additional Windows Updates ...
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Azure virtual machine “checkpoints”

In an on-premise system I can take snapshots\checkpoints of a VM. Is there anything analogous to this in Azure? Thanks
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Uploading my own Azure VM

Hello I want to use an Azure Virtual Machine, but I prefer to upload my own disk with a Windows 8.1 system. It's posible? Thanks
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Windows 10 Azure AD join [closed]

I am trying to join a Windows 10 PC to Azure AD in the out-of-box experience. Could you please tell me what build of Windows 10 should i use for the same. Because i am not getting the proper set-up ...
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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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`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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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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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 ...