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How to avoid the prompt “Do you want to find PCs, devices, and content”?

When a Windows Server (2012 or -R2) comes back from Stopped+Deallocated state in Azure, the “Do you want to find PCs, devices, and content on this network, and automatically connect to devices like ...
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Setup MongoDB on MS Azure virtual machine to access it from an azure website

I have setup a MongoDB replica cluster on 3 virtual machines (Ubuntu 14), on MS azure cloud. The mongodb cluster has been setup with MMS (https://mms.mongodb.com amazing tool btw) and it works fine. ...
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Having Windows Server ISO file and key how install it as a VM on top of Windows Azure VM OS and open its RDP port?

I Windows Server 2012 R2 ISO file and key. It seems to have unlimited RDP connections allowed (Azure default Windows Server OS provides only 2). how (in as small amount of new software installments as ...
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Service receives api calls from different Azure ip's on “Standard-website”

We are running a Medium Standard Website instance, and on this we have a few webshops, when the customer tries to capture funds(API call to payment gateway) it sometimes shifts ips, and we need to add ...
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“invalid security certificate” (ssl_error_bad_cert_domain) after PFX uploaded to Azure

My SSL certificate (purchased on godaddy) on Azure stopped working all of a sudden. I am running a standard Azure website and I previously uploaded a .pfx file and bound my custom domain to it. ...
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Configure FTP access to CentOS VM on Azure

I have just set up a Virtual Machine running CentOS through Azure. In order to be able to access the virtual machine through an FTP client, I have enabled the FTP endpoint. When I try to FTP in to ...
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Slow disk performance on Azure Virtual Machine

Okay, so first of all, allow me to say that I'm not an operations person, but a developer. So I'm going into a bit of unknown land here, so please bear with me. I would like to use a Azure Virtual ...
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Is Azure more complicated and slower to deploy than VM/Server architecture?

I just read this article from the year 2012 and here is the relevant snippet: Microsoft is really pushing Azure as a platform for startups. I strongly recommend that early stage startups do not ...
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Azure Website deploy from git (bit bucket) - Bad file number

I am having difficulties deploying an Azure Website from BitBucket using the in build deployment settings. The error message in the log is: ssh: connect to host bitbucket.org port 22: Bad file ...
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how do you stop and deallocate a windows azure virtual machine

If I shutdown a virtual machine in azure, it shows it's status as 'stopped'. But I am still getting billed for cores until I can get the machine into a 'stopped (deallocated)' state. How do I get ...
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Change Azure VM Temporary Storage size

Is there any way in which we could increase the storage of an azure's virtual machine by decreasing the temporary storage? We currently have 126GB of disk storage and 312 GB of temporary storage.
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How to Debug Wordpress hosted in Azure Web Site

I have a Wordpress site hosted in azure and configured with my domain and private certificate. Some time ago (I don't remember any changes, but I tend not to remember things) I started to get ...
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Huge Outgoing traffic on windwos azure [closed]

I have a vm on Windows Azure running centos6 as dev node, and have recently experiencing a huge increase in outgoing traffic. VM was stopped and after started by 1 day it shows 236.63 GB on outgoing ...
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sql azure vs azure VM with SQLServer Express

Beside beeing cheaper is there any problem/advantages to use SQL Azure vs to use a VM with SQL Express? We are looking to setup a SQL server for more than 50 websites, do you have any ...
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NAT Traffic via my instance in Microsoft Azure

I'm working in Azure IaaS Environment I have a private network 172.16.0.0/16 in which I have few linux instances running (172.16.0.1-5) My instances are accessing the public internet on port 80 (so my ...
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RewriteRule not working properly in my ubuntu server 14.04 running in Windows Azure

In my server I kept signup.php and in htaccess I kept this thing - RewriteRule ^registration/$ signup.php [nc] However it's working fine in my Windows machine running Wamp. But not ...
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How to run azure pack portals on distributed enviroment

I installed and configured windows azure pack on 8 virtual machines, 1 component per VM, but after all installed I am trying to run the admin portal or tenant portal and both give me the same error ...
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How to configure routing between Azure virtual networks?

I'm designing an Azure environment which will contain multiple virtual networks, and a requirement is for all networks to be connected; a VM in any network should be able to talk to another VM in any ...
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mongodb keep looping while trying to sync data

I'm converting my my standalone mongodb into a replica set. I've added one more member (and I want to add two more members later, and to shutdown the primary server). My primary mongodb is running ...
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No Ping/Telnet connection between VM

I am new in Azure and have one problem which I can not solve. I tried asking on StackOverflow, but - quoting - "You will have better luck asking on ServerFault". I want several Virtual Machines to ...
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Azure Site-to-Site VPN with a Linux based router to bridge the VPN ports to a RRAS server while keeping NAT for other traffic

I am trying to get an Azure Site-to-Site VPN up and running using RRAS but require help configuring my router's iptables to bridge the VPN ports and protocols to the RRAS server without using NAT ...
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Azure VM: netsh advfirewall firewall

Being the idiot that I am, I ran netsh advfirewall firewall on our VM and managed to block all the ports. Naturally, I am no longer able to access the VM through RDP. Apart from getting the support ...
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Sql Server 2012 Disk I/O Too high

I am running SQL Server 2012 on windows azure VM Windows server 2012. This is a live Database, about 250GB, with high usage. I applied some best practice articles for the temp-db long ago, and also ...
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Communication errors while trying to replicate mongodb

I'm trying to replicate my mongodb database, I've crated 2 VM on my windows azure account. both of them are Ubuntu 14.04. I've opened 27017 port on both of them, and installed mongodb latest version. ...
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Why do I get connection timeouts to private services in Azure?

I seem to be seeing this with both my SQL Server, and my MongoDB replica set. I only get a handful a day, but it still concerns me. I am getting a timeout when trying to open a new connection to the ...
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Azure Cloud Service (Web Role) scaling and warm up?

I'm playing around with the auto-scale feature of Windows Azure and a cloud service / web role. I have run some loading tests and it seems to work. My problem is that when a new instance is activated ...
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Azure Cloud Service scaling time frame?

I'm planning to move our web site to Windows Azure and run it has a Cloud Service / Web Role. I have run some load testing and it works ok but at the moment i have some issues with the scaling ...
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Azure - Is it possible for global administrators to enforce per-subscription resource limits?

My company is moving all its internal production and development servers to Azure, and needs a way to delegate administration while at the same time keeping track of resource usage; thus, we are going ...
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Advice on backup solution for Azure virtual servers?

I need to devise a backup solution for some Azure virtual machines, in a hybrid cloud scenario (persistent VPN, Active Directory DCs present in both the company LAN and the Azure virtual network, all ...
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Using Azure for application performance testing

I have some custom system management scripts/applications that I would like to performance test against a large number of systems (10,000+) in an effort to simulate larger-scale enterprise networks. ...
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Managing Azure Backups

I'm using the Azure Backup Agent on a couple of Azure VMs to backup files to an Azure Backup Vault. I don't see a way to monitor or receive notifications on the status of the backups through the ...
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Azure Variable Table v Temp Table

This is a bit long; but I have been working through queries figuring out where a performance issue is coming from. Appreciate you taking the time to read it. I have an application running on a ...
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How to allow user to use RDP connection to windows azure Windows Server VM instance?

I created a Windows Server 2012 R2 VM instance in Windows Azure and I can connect to it. I created a new user account for my friend (*not admin). Opened new MSTSC instance and tried to connect to ...
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How to backup Azure File Service?

I'm using Azure File Service to create a shared network drive that is used by multiple VMs running in Azure. Azure File Service has built in support for geo-redundant backup, for disaster recovery, ...
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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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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? [closed]

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 ...