How can we improve Azure Web Apps?

Allow powershell remote shell session e.g. Enter-PSSession on Web App machine

To create a powershell session on a remote machine, WinRM is required to run on the remote machine. All Web App machines have this installed and are being used by the internal Azure provisioning system (assumption).

Currently the only way to have some sort of shell on the Web App machine is by going through the ProcessExplorer site extension. This is not a true shell, but sort of an emulated one. Ctrl-v scrolls the page up for instance. And the transport is over SignalR, which could be fine, but the implementation feels wonky.

Or I might have missed some documentation about this. In that case, sorry for my French.

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    Tonny WildemanTonny Wildeman shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Tonny,

    Thanks for posting this request. Unfortunately, enabling Enter-PSSession on our sandbox is a complicated item to complete.

    We will leave the item under review for now and see if it gathers support. We will review it again in the future and see how and if we can accommodate.

    Thanks,
    Oded

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