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1answer
36 views

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 ...
2
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3answers
87 views

How to wait for network in a batch script when booting on Windows Server?

I'm executing a batch file with TaskScheduler "At system startup" on a Windows Server 2012 in Azure, and I observed that there's no network for 20-60 seconds after the start of the batch. Currently I ...
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91 views

Can't access localhost on a VM Windows Server 2012 Azure

Hi I'm new to VM Technology. I have a Microsoft Bizspark Account with Azure on it. I created a Virtual Machine, Windows Server 2012 and installed Xampp on it. Yeah I know it would be better to use IIS ...
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1answer
45 views

Change Hardware Resources During Certain Times Of Day On Windows Azure Virtual Machine

I thought I read you could change the hardware resources during certain times, days, etc for Windows Azure Virtual Machines. I however don't see this option, am I missing it in the Azure portal or is ...
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1answer
48 views

Is there any danger in disabling windows firewall on a azure worker role?

I'm trying to troubleshoot a bug on our Azure worker role where we occasionally get the error "Unable to read data from the transport connection: An established connection was aborted by the software ...
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1answer
133 views

How do I go about upgrading existing Azure VM with Windows Server 2012 to Windows Server 2012 R2?

Specifically for Azure VM. What is the recommended way to upgrade from Server 2012 VM to Server 2012 R2 on the same VM? I prefer not to have to create a new 2012 R2 VM and really rather upgrade my ...
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46 views

Azure Windows Server 2012 - Remote Name Cannot Be Resolved

I have a Windows Server 2012 machine in my Azure environment. When I install my Windows Service (C# application which creates a connection to Twitter) I see the following error: WebException: ...
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3answers
311 views

Setting up a virtualized Windows server to host 2 - 3 users (running QuickBooks)…?

Apologies if this is a dumb/obvious question, but I've been surprised at how complicated what I'd hoped was a simple transition is turning out to be. Disclaimer: I'm a Mac/Linux guy so am not ...
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2answers
1k views

Logging in with local admin account after joining domain

I was under the impression that once you joined a domain that the local admin account would be disabled. I did the following in Azure: Created Windows Server 2012 R2 instance and promoted to domain ...
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2answers
125 views

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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1answer
182 views

Setting up a SQL Server 2012 Failover Cluster Instance on an Azure VM

I'm trying to set up a test lab in Windows Azure for a SQL Server 2012 Standard Failover Cluster. When deploying a SQL Server 2012 VM through the gallery, the instance that's created is pre-installed ...
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1answer
163 views

Using Azure with Server 2012 Essentials for Remote Domain Joining [closed]

We are using Windows Azure and instead of having an on-premises domain controller they want to have the VM in the cloud act as the Active Directory DC. I am using Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter ...
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2answers
138 views

DNS Server replication created duplicate A-Records

I have a several Windows Server 2008 R2 DC/DNS servers locally, RODC's at the remote office, and a Windows Server 2012 DC/DNS server on Azure with a VPN tunnel established. Earlier today I moved a ...
0
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1answer
428 views

Configuring external SMTP server on Azure VM - messages staying in queue

I have an external SMTP provider: auth.smtp.1and1.co.uk I am trying to send SQL Server Reporting Services emails via this on an Windows 2012 Azure VM. It is configured sufficiently correctly for ...
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1answer
185 views

WebsitePanel 2 totally NOT working on Windows Server 2012 on Azure

I’m having many troubles installing WebSitePanel on an Azure Virtual Machine, with Windows Server 2012. I followed the steps in ...
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1answer
84 views

Are there speed and resource allocation differences between 1x 300 GB Azure VM data disk vs 3x 100GB Data disks (and striping those)

I'm researching playing around with a Sql Server VM on Azure. Our DB is around 30-40GB. So i was thinking about making a 300GB data disk to put the 1 Database on it (or a few more, later). I ...
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1answer
222 views

How do I add a VM hosted on Windows Azure to my local Active directory?

I have an on premise network with active directory on it. I want to host one of my newer applications on a VM hosted on windows azure. I want to be able to log in to this VM using my existing AD ...
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1answer
38 views

Configure Firewall settings for local and public network

I have a VM on windows azure that is running an SQL server 2012 on windows datacenter 2012, I want to define a firewall rule so that the sql server can be accessed from anywhere in the private ...
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1answer
129 views

Windows Server 2012 - Azure Online Backup Status?

What is the current status of Windows Server 2012 Online Backup. All of the documentation provides a start point of Windows Azure Online Backup and tells you to download a software agent.. But at this ...
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1answer
99 views

How to secure communications inside Azure? [closed]

I'm interested in knowing best practices for securing communications between a Linux VM and a Windows VM/Web Role. So in the end, i need to communicate securely like so-- Linux VM < -- > Windows ...
0
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1answer
368 views

Using Domain Controller from Azure VM

I have setup a couple or Windows 2012 instances on Azure VM. I am trying to configure DFS-R, which requires the instances to be members of a domain. I signed up for Azure Active Directory, which ...
0
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2answers
3k views

Why can't I remotely connect to MySQL running on my Azure VPS?

I've installed MySQL 5.5 on a Microsoft Azure VPS (2012 Server). I created a user account, told it to allow any host and created an EndPoint on port 3306. I can remote into the VPS using RDP and ...
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1answer
411 views

FTP issue with Azure VM

I am trying to run a working FTP script on my Azure VM with Server2012. All firewalls are off for this test. Port20/21 is an open endpoint. OPEN ftp.domain.co.uk user password cd current binary hash ...
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0answers
304 views

ASP.NET on Server 2012 Error 500.19

I created a Windows Server 2012 (Azure) VM, inside of VM I THOUGHT I did everything whatever is required to run ASP.NET application.. BUT that wasn't a case. I'm stuck and unable to run a simple ...
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0answers
436 views

Azure VM won't boot after sysprep; integration tools installed

I have installed the Azure Integration Components and used sysprep on a Windows 2012 VM. Now the machine won't start up. I uploaded the VHD to Azure - it failed there too. When I start up the VM I ...