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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 ...
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Connecting Office 365 to multiple Azure Active Directories

I have an existing Office 365 subscription which is connected to an Azure Active Directory (I believe they all are by default). I have a requirement to host another Azure Active Directory but need to ...
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How to set up MS Azure VPN with the password authentication?

I'm trying to connect to the MS Azure VPN. I installed the Client certificate and got access to the VPN network. But now I need, the system request the password when somebody is trying to connect to ...
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Converting a VMDK file to VHD

I am having trouble with converting a vmdk file to a vhd file. Is it possible to convert a vmdk file without running it in a VM. So it will just convert and create the same file but in VHD format? ...
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CNAME changes mails recipient address [closed]

we have a problem when using mx and cname records. The reason we are using a cname record is that our virtual machines are hosted on Windows Azure and so they've dynamic ips. We have the following ...
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How to reset root password on a Linux VM on Windows Azure?

I have a Linux VM running for over a year on Azure. I have forgotten the password to my account. I am however still able to ssh into the vm as it has my ssh key. Note that the root account does not ...
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Is there a way to delete an Azure cloud service (web role) and leave a DNS CName record in it's place?

We currently have two cloud services (web roles) running in Azure. They correspond to the version 1 release of our product and the version 2 release. The dns names that got assigned by Azure are ...
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Azure web app file permissions

I created an Azure web app. I have in my web app a C# command to write to c:\MyDirectory unfortunately my app does not allow me to write there. How would I set this file permissions in Azure?
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Intermittent connectivity Issues between Azure VMs, through Public Cloud Service IPs

Here is the story, I have one application deployed on one Cloud Service A and another VM under another Cloud Service B. Both Cloud Services are under the same affinity group (AG1) for example. I have ...
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Need to Upload VHD's to Azure? Best Practice?

So im pretty new to Azure, but we don't have a solid backup for our VHD's. What's the best way to set up some "weekly" upload for VHD's that have changed for instance? We have about 3-4 TB's worth. ...
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Unable to connect Azure VM with new key generated

I lost my private key that I use during the VM creation, so I resort to create another one. I first run openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout privatekey.key -out cert.pem ...
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Azure Cloud Services Running 4 hours straight [closed]

I've deployed some WCF services to the Azure Cloud Services, but it shows every day that it runs for 4 hours, when no-one is using the services. The only thing I thought was maybe it was hackers ...
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No DNS when connected to Azure virtual network using point-to-site VPN

I have set up a virtual network in Azure, and I've successfully connected using the Azure VPN adapter. I can ping VIPs (internal IPs) of resources in the virtual network. The virtual network is ...
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VLC can't open stream on Google Compute Instance

I have a weird situation and I hope someone will be able to assist. I'm using VLC (latest version) to open (pull) RTSP stream on Microsoft Azure (Windows 2012 R2). The stream works great. When I'm ...
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How to give full acess to a shared folder in workgroup - Windows Server 2012 R2

I got into a situaltion where I have three VMs in azure which are part of same workgroup. I got a requirement whrere I need to copy files in a shared folder in one of the VMs and from the other two ...
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Doing remote call to azure server

I was trying to make remote call to my azure server, but could not reach out. Also when I do ping on remote ip, pings are unsuccessful. Azure server has two IPs, private and public but both of them ...
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Azure IIS: Enable Rewrite to achieve subdomains and 404 on images an scripts

I'm desperately trying to make my Azure Web App accessible via subdomains. It seems that I cannot map multiple subdomains on Azure for each Virtual Application/Folder of my shared Web App instance. I ...
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Error deleting Azure Directory - associated with existing Trial Subscription which is owned by a deleted account

Steps taken so far: Created a new Azure Organizational account called: name@company.onmicrosoft.com Started a Free Azure Trial, with credit card details. This created a single Directory with the new ...
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Deallocated Azure VM Loses IPv4 DNS Address

I deallocate my development Azure VMs every night to conserve my credits. My VMs are all on one vnet using a domain controller. Since it is on the subnet, the domain controllers address never changes. ...
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Azure intermittent outbound connection failure to EC2 [closed]

I have three Linux VMs (Ubuntu 14.04) running in a vnet, like this: Host Internal IP External IP prod1 10.0.1.1 104.45.234.56 <---\__ load balanced prod2 ...
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Create VM on New Azure Portal from Captured sysprep Image Or Allocate Reserved IP on Old

I have an image captured from a VM of a 2012 Server that has had Sysprep executed. Using the old Azure portal (https://manage.windowsazure.com) I've been able to create new VM - all my tests ...
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require two-step verification for Azure subscription administrators

How can I enforce that all Azure subscription administrators have two-step verification enabled. For example, as an owner of a private GitHub repository, I can audit if everyone is using two-factor ...
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SharePoint Azure over internet

We are working on our SharePoint 2013 Azure internal sites to make internet accessible. Here are the steps performed: Assigned a public IP and created DNS entry. Host name is getting resolved to ...
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Path to mysqldump on Azure VM?

I've set up a VM running MySQL Server (Community Edition) on Azure. My CMS (Perch) has a backup module, which uses mysqldump to back up the database. However, the default options don't seem to be ...
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Opening port 8000 for WCF on Azure

I created a virtual instance on Azure and deployed a couple of WCF services for testing, and also installed IIS. Then I added TCP endpoints for ports 80, 8000, and 8001. The services run on ports ...
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Hibernate Windows Azure VM (IAAS)

I am a developer and use an Azure VM for my main development platform. To save the company some money I thought I might shut it down at weekends etc. but often I have many programs etc open that I'd ...
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Why can't I ssh to the Ubuntu VM in azure?

I created a fresh VM with Ubuntu 14.04 image in windows azure. I'm trying to connect the VM with with ssh. But it showing something like. Can you help me to understand on what went wrong here? Here ...
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Move home directory on Azure Linux VM

I continue to encounter an issue moving my home directory to a new disk on a CentOS VM on Azure. On creation the server is configured to use a SSH key for authentication and the "no password" option ...
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What are the network prerequisites for Windows Azure Pack

I have followed many articles to install and config windows azure pack distributed, But every time I finish configuring everything, the azure pack is not working and give me different errors, seams to ...
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How can I configure an Azure VM to securely host Mongo for connection to a web role [closed]

I would like to run Mongo DB in Azure. I looked into the hosted version, but the price is high, so I'd like to run my own MongoDB for use with an Azure Web Role. I would like the Mongo DB to remain ...
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Error adding child Active Directory domain to existing forest

I'm building a test environment containing multiple Active Directory domains in the same forest, but I'm having strange issues while trying to add a child domain to the forest root domain. All ...
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Add properties to Azure Active Directory User “Work Info” tab

Within Azure Active Directory, if I create a new Active Directory and begin to manually add users, I have visibility of a number of fields: However, there are way more tabs/fields on the server ...
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Why would azure be restarting website when I do a deployment slot swap?

I've a .net 4.5 website running on Azure Websites. I've a staging deployment set up. I warm up both sites and then I run the swap process (both from azure portal and from Azure powershell). No matter ...
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Server returning 404 for only Baiduspider

I recently updated my website to enforce HTTPS for all requests. Everything appears to be working well after this change but Baidu's web crawler (Baiduspider) is receiving a 404 for all requests. ...
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apt-get hangs when trying to install Passenger on new Ubuntu 14.04

I setup a completely new Azure Ubuntu 14.04 server. After following the instructions here: https://www.phusionpassenger.com/documentation/Users%20guide%20Standalone.html#install_on_debian_ubuntu On ...
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How to install AV on existing Azure VM using agent tools?

If I already deployed a VM, how can I use the VM agent to install an antivirus software from the Azure marketplace (i.e. McAfee)? There must be some Powershell command or something but everything I've ...
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Do you need to plan for Disk failure when using Storage Pools on Azure?

I'm creating a new Storage Pool and Virtual Disk on a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine on Azure. Can I just pick the Simple layout which doesn't account for a single disk failure because none of my ...
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Does SQL Azure Data Sync conflicts get logged?

I have successfully synced my SQL Azure DB with my on-premise DB. The log shows the following: Sync completed successfully in 1884.76 seconds. Upload: 405323 changes applied Download: 0 ...
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Options to share a folder between Azure VM & local PC

I have an Azure VM on line, do you know a way to share a folder between this VM and a local PC? for technical reasons we cannot use remote desktop to connect the user Any ideas will be welcomed ...
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Accessing an alternative Azure domain / portal as a co-admin

A customer added me as a co-admin so I can manage their account (deploy our product, etc.). I need to access their portal UI, but I don't see a way to get there after I am logged on to Azure. Even ...
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How to assign a reserved / static public IP Address to a virtual machine on Azure

I am running this command on Azure Power Shell to assign a reserved public IP to an existing virtual machine: PS C:\> Get-AzureVM -ServiceName sk-cs-name -Name sk-vm-name | Set-AzurePublicIP ...
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Can't connect Windows Azure VM with MySQL On-premise

I have a VM on Windows Azure with Windows 2008 R2, and I'm trying to open a connection to an on-premise MySQL database hosted on another network. We cleared the VM's public IP (the one displayed on ...
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Cannot connect to Office 365 with PowerShell

I want to connect to Office 365 through powershell, referring to the tutorials a very simple task. But apparently not for me. I think I missed a simple but important trivia. Some info: license is ...
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Azure virtual machines in the same network can't see each other

I created a virtual network in Azure and added few VMs in it. My expectation was to Ping/Access each machine from the other machine in the same network. However, machines don't seem to recognize each ...
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Office 365 with Azure AD - can I allow SSO for another 3rd party SAML app externally?

I'm shooting a little blind here in that I'm not an Azure expert and don't really mess with it yet beyond O365 and DirSync. We have a 3rd party app written in Ruby on Rails that they are saying is ...
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How do I configure Azure Active Directory to provide Windows Authentication in multi-tenant IIS ASP.NET web apps?

I have been doing some tests with Azure Active Directory trial license in my data center. Our company has our own hosting services and physical hardware, and for now we would like to keep it that way ...
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AAD Sync not able to connect to online service using powershell

When trying to connect to my Office 365 tenant using connect-msolservice from powershell I get the following error: Connect-MsolService : The HTTP request was forbidden with client authentication ...
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Changing Azure VM networking settings

This is probably a stupid question but I am going to ask anyway. I have a VM running on Azure. I go into network connections and change the IP and gateway and I loose connection. What options do I ...
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What is the format for public keys to create Azure VMs?

I have an openssl public key file. I converted it to PEM format for azure. However, when i try to create an azure vm with it, it gives me this msg: The certificate is in an invalid format. X.509 ...
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Generating an azure .pem file that has a passphrase?

So I've been trying to create a .pem file to securely access my server in Azure, but when I run this command in the terminal, which is from their help documents.. openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 ...