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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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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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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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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

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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Issue with nameservers and azure

I have an existing server and domain name hosted with netlogistics. I want to use this domain name for my new server on Microsoft Azure. As far as the new server is concerned so far I have... ...
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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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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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Cannot SSH to Azure Linux VM from terminal

ssh azureuser@xxx.cloudapp.net : 22 when I connect and enter the password I created, then it just goes back to the local prompt and does not actually show the remote prompt. I'm thinking I need to ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Azure CDN returning 404 not found for Storage Container Blob endpoints

My Azure CDN does not appear to be correctly mapped to my Storage Container Blob data. Storage I've created a Storage, which is online: Inside is a Storage Container: ...
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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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MSBuild failing on build looking for older version of Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Sql

After installing and configuring a build server for 2012, I tried to do an azure continuous deployment. I have TFS2012 installed. A build controller and a single agent on the server. Connecting to ...
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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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Pull Office 365 Users to Active Directory

I am currently working with an existing Office 365 subscription that needs to have a new instance of Windows Server 2012 R2 in Azure manage the users through Active Directory. The server 2012 VM 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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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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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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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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Azure public/private dns resolution

Does anybody know if Azure has the same capability as AWS to resolve an external DNS hostname to the public IP address of the instance outside the network of the instance, and to the private IP ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Change and initialize Postgresql 9.3 default data and log directories on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

On Azure with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS image, we're trying to change Postgres 9.3 default data and log file paths and also initialize them for the first time on a secondary drive /mnt/pgdata. We've starting ...
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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. ...