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Can't see other VHDs after detaching another. Azure Ubuntu VM

We have encountered high Disk IO on our Ubuntu 14.04 VM's running mongoDB. On Windows Azure. To solve this issue we have changed the VM size from A2 to A3 (to add the additional data discs) and ...
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Forward domain to website hosted on Azure server with a non 80 port

I have an Azure Ubuntu VM server with multiple websites. Say website A = 81, website B = 82. These endpoints are exposed and I can access the website externally using :. I would like each of my ...
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how to I make my own system to behave as server? [on hold]

Is it possible to assign Ip to my system(Any personal computer with good configurations) and let it behave like server? One should able to request and even ssh remotely to this server. My purpose ...
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Is it possible to set the TTL of an Azure VM?

In this question Azure VM server url not resolving after re-boot I could not get to the Azure server via URL after I shut it down and rebooted. This is probably likely because I was assigned a new ip ...
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RDP over SSL to RDP gateway and disabling UDP

I want to connect to an Azure VM (Windows 2012 R2) over SSL which AFAIK is possible with the RDP gateway service. However, this is normally used to connect to other local network machines instead of ...
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Azure VM server url not resolving after re-boot

I have an azure VM that I had shut down for a day and have restarted today. After restarting, I can only navigate to that address using the ip address and not using the URL (eg. ...
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unable to access parallel port of local system from web application deployed on Microsoft azure [migrated]

i am building a project that can access parallel port of local system through web application . I deployed the web application on windows azure . Now, I want to access the parallel port of local ...
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“Maximum number of items that can be serialized or deserialized in an object graph” when executing GetMsolUser -All

I have an office 365 tenant on which I execute the following command Get-MsolUser -All on server A I get get-msoluser : The formatter threw an exception while trying to deserialize the message: ...
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Detach Disk from deleted virtual machine

I had an Virtual Machine running in Azure for a couple of weeks and suddenly it stopped responding. I shut it down and tried to restart it but that failed saying the VM faulted. I then deleted the ...
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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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PHP installation issue on a Windows Server hosted in the Azure cloud

I am trying to setup PHP and MySQL on a Windows Server that is currently in Azure cloud using the information from this blog post ...
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Azure Endpoints vs AWS Security Group?

I have some Windows 2012 VMs in AWS, and use Simple AD for private domain say lan.mydomain.net. Sever "MyDns" for registering domain users, and Server "MyWeb" for hosting Web applications. From ...
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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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Missing menu items for Azure SQL tables within SQL Server Management Studio?

I have a table (say Table1) that is replicated via SQL Data Sync Agent across a local SQL Server 2012 as well as an Azure SQL Server (part of Microsoft Azure). Everything about Table1 (schema, table ...
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Server Licensing [duplicate]

I have 3 server. All are loaded with Windows Server 2008 R2. 2 of them are SharePoint 2010 web front servers and the remaining one is for SQL 2008. In which, one of the web front server takes all the ...
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Server 2012 Can't Open Any File Shares

I have two VM's of Server 2012 on Azure. From A I can access B via \\10.4.2.6\c$ without issue. Until yesterday I can access B from A via \\10.4.2.4\c$. I can still ping B from A and get a response. ...
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test connection status and speed between azure vm and client

We have some VMs up and running, but we are seeing slow performance on some of them. We are unsure if it is a VM problem (Azure overloaded), an intermediate network problem or a problem on the client ...
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How to install SSL Certificate into Service Bus 1.1 on Windows Server

For test cases and evaluation we installed 2 nodes with "Azure Service Bus 1.1" on Windows Server 2012 R2 machines. The installation process installs the https endpoints with a self-signed ...
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How to correctly move application data to an attached disk on an Azure Linux VM

I have a Linux VM on Azure that originally came with a 30G OS disk. As I had an application that had accumulated a lot of data, I attached a new disk through the Azure Dashboard and here is how it ...
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Windows Azure Virtual Machine with GoDaddy Custom Domains

I asked this question (on SO by accident): I am having problems setting up a custom domain (purchased on GoDaddy.com) with an Azure virtual machine (on which I plan on running multiple websites.) ...
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Azure VM - HTTP GET to Rackspace server is too slow [closed]

I'm testing a web service from my Azure VM and the test involves just doing an HTTP GET which returns JSON data from a Rackspace-hosted server. When performing this test from ANYWHERE but Azure, the ...
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Migrate Azure machine to Google Compute Virtual Machine

We would like to migrate our SaaS offer from Azure to Google Cloud Engine. Our current solution: Run on Windows 2012 server, while the current offering by Google enables the usage of Windows 2008 ...
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How to allow more than two simultanous sessions on Azure

One of our servers is on Azure and we are remotely connecting to it. Unfortunately Azure allows only two users to be logged in at the same time. When the third user tries to log in, he is given the ...
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Azure Virtual Machine outbound HTTP timeout

I've created a simple webapplication running on an azure virtual machine. The application is also displaying data from another website (http, 80), hosted outside of the azure cloud but also under my ...
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What does “Assigned” mean in the Azure AD Application user list?

Within the Azure portal, inside an Active Tenant I have an application with users listed, of which are created in the tenant. What does the term Assigned mean? I incorrectly assumed that it meant ...
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Azure Linux VM name resolution

We have a single virtual network, with a single cloud server on Azure. This virtual network has multiple server nodes - including Windows machines, and some Linux machines. One of the Windows machines ...
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Is there a way to send (by mail) external disks to be installed in azure?

We have many TBs of data on external disks (WD passports), and wish to process it using azure's VMs. Uploading will take forever (and the bandwidth will probably cost too much). Is there a way ...
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Windows Server 2012 - Accessing RDS via web access from external address

I have a very strange issue. I'm setting up an RDS server in azure for a proof of concept. I've found that if I use the web access using the external URL provided by azure (xxxx.cloudapp.net/RDWeb), ...
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Azure public endpoint SSL termination

In Azure, is there any way to set up an HTTPS endpoint directly on the public VIP, as opposed to joining each VM to a load balanced set, so that I can associate this endpoint with the SSL certificate ...
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TFSOnline: the connection was unexpectedly closed by the server

We are having a persistent issue with our Visual studio online development environment. Scenario: Connect to the same team project in Visual Studio, with different accounts, on different PCs (but ...
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AD sync to Azure AD: “AccountEnabled” is invalid

I am syncing our local AD (from SBS 2011) to Azure AD using the DirSync tool, but since a few days I get an error like the following (translated from local language): The object can't be updated ...
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Gracefully take a server out of Azure Load Balancer (drain stop)

We have an application deployed to Azure IaaS VMs, served by IIS. In order to install updates, we need to take each machine out of the load balancer, one by one. Before moving to Azure, we were using ...
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Trouble passing Trustwave PCI Scan due to BEAST vulnerability

I'm at my wits end with this one! I am not a CI/networking person to begin with, and so I apologize if I am asking the wrong question/giving the wrong information. I am working on trying to get a ...
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How to add a data disk to a vm in resource manager using the resource group template file?

I would like to provision a server with azure resource manager that has a data drive. What json do I add to my azure resource group template file in order to provision the server with a persistent ...
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Can't rdp into new ( or old ) Azure VM

I have an Azure account with a VM on it. I haven't used it in about 8 months. I tried to connect today but it wont take my creds. Now I'm not entirely sure that I have my password correct, pretty ...
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Connecting an azure website to an azure VM

I have an azure website which talks to an azure VM I have set it up following the article below: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/web-sites-integrate-with-vnet/ But when I ...
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Best Azure region for Middle-East [closed]

What is the best Azure region for a website accessed by users in the Middle East (i.e. Gulf, Egypt, Northern-Africa ...), would it be US or Europe regions?
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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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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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Google services not working after connecting to VPN [closed]

I'm in China and want to connect to Google services. So I setup a VM on Azure located in US, opened up a L2TP/IPSEC VPN. When I connect the VPN on my phone. I can access YouTube, Bloomberg sites that ...
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Connecting a LAN drive to Windows 2008 / 2012 VM instance on Google / AWS / Azure

Scenario: Our office uses a Sage software on multiple workstations. The software is individually installed on each workstations, but the database is stored on a server tower that has shared access to ...
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Azure Web App vs Web Site

I am just starting to learn about Azure and I understand the difference between Web Sites, Cloud Services and VM's. However in my Azure portal I can only see Web Apps and not Web Sites. Is this the ...
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Why does the Azure Portal not have session timeout? [migrated]

We have been using Azure for almost 5 years, and we are very concerned about security. One thing I really do not understand is why there is no session timeout in the Azure Portal (e.g. automatically ...
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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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WS 2012 r2 DNS server issue: Access was denied

I have a Windows Server 2012 r2 virtual machine as DC1 and DNS server running on Windows Azure and a Windows Server 2012 r2 local machine as DC2, DHCP and DNS server on-premise. I found my DNS server ...
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Can't access Azure VM via RDP any more

I set up an Windows Server VM on Azure last year and after having not logged in for a couple of months I tried to log in recently and strangely it told me my password was incorrect. I proceeded to ...
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Socket Error 10054 - VS2013 Web Deploy Failing

I'm having trouble completing a web deploy from VS2013 as I posted in VS 2013 Web Deploy failure: Warning : Retrying the sync because a socket error (10054) occurred Apparently web deploy uses port ...
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Azure VIP swap down time [closed]

every time I do a VIP swap in Azure I have downtime. Note that I've warmed up the staging fully (through navigating manually to the staging IP and click around). Then I do a VIP swap, and I have a ...
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Azure backup VPN tunnel

Is it possible to set up a failover site to site VPN tunnel in Azure? I have one tunnel already established to local network "MyLocalNet". I want to set up a second tunnel with a different endpoint ...
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Azure self DNS server

I´m trying to install and configure this scenario: Azure VM called DnsVM. Azure VM called WebVM. (this one, haves 10 webpages on IIS, not a problem) What i´m trying to do without success is to ...