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  1. another way to copy VM image to another storage account

    the storage account has a limit with storage I/O (20000) ,so we can't create too many VMs in one storage accouht. but we found if we deploy the VM with custom image we can't find a easy way to copy a image with data disk. we can only copy all VHD to another storage account and create new image from OSdisk .then create a vm and attach datadisk, at last, we need to recapture new image.

    we think it should find a new way to copy the image instead of copy the VHD because the new VHD is just a…

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  2. Create VMs from own Images or Drives in New Portal

    How can i use own Images or Drives to Create a VM in the New Portal (Gallery)?

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  3. Virtual Machine does not show under the list of items that can be created when clicking '+'

    Virtual Machine shoukd show under the list of items that can be created when clicking '+' . Another user made you aware of it and you have stated that you have fixed it, but it still do not show up. If it is possible to create a virtual machine in the new portal it seem to be hidden.

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  4. There should be a way for DR on Servers hosted in Azure to Azure, so that we can make them up in minutes.

    There should be a way for DR on Servers hosted in Azure to Azure, so that we can make them up in minutes.

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  5. Can we add a SearchBlox Azure Image?

    We would like to add an Azure SearchBlox Server image for our customers to use. How do we do that?

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  7. Add update status/duration to alerts -- and then allow alert status to color the pinned tiles of items such as VM's or Websites

    This is a two part suggestion
    part 1: We should have alerts based on items like how long a VM has been running or how long it has been shutdown.

    Part 2: Have pinned titles that are normal or smaller have a color code based on alert status - green = healthy, red = alerts have triggers, grey = no alerts configured

    That way we can easily see in the preview portal if a VM or website that should have been up isn't, or if one that SHOULDN'T BE running is running longer than planned.

    (Note; it would also be…

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  8. Temlate for Managed Access ACL for Endpoints

    Templates for Managed Access ACL for Endpoints. Currently ACL is available but you need to go to each VM and for every port open to add the permit/denied exceptions. We want to be able to create Templates so that we could choose from a drop down list when managing ACL configuration.

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  9. Support entering a '0.0.0.0/0' subnet for endpoint ACLs

    This doesn't work for VM endpoints in the Azure Preview portal. :(

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  10. Cannot log into Win 10 (after updating to latest build) anymore

    I cannot log into my VM running Windows 10 (after installing the latest update) with remote desktop anymore. Authentication failed.

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  11. custom script extension

    we are heavily relying on custom script extensions to automate our setup.
    This is done via the java azure SDK.
    recently linux CSE has been upgraded to 1.3.
    All our CI processes broke.
    it turned out 1.2 has been comletely removed. 1.3 configuration might have changed.
    All this happened unannounced, the code on github seem to be old. Are the extensions something one cannot rely to be always available ? should one rather create a custom image manually ?

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  12. On the virtual machine panel please provide a visual indicator (color, shape, etc) to indicate if a machne is running or not.

    Currently when viewing multiple VMs it can be very difficult to see which machines are running and which are not. There is a text indicator but they all tend to run together. The old portal had a visual indicator so that at a glance you could see what was running. A visual indicator of a color and or/shape would make it very easy to see which VMs are running.

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  13. Allow the queuing of endpoint operations

    When one tries to add two endpoints to the same vm in a row (for example, http and https), the second operation will invariably fail because the first operation is still ongoing. This is very counter-intuitive. Please either allow the queuing of endpoint operations or don't allow me to enter the second one while the first one is still in progress.

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  14. VM Image with AD LDS Server Role

    The use of Vm from azure seems to be growing. Many customers would love to be able to have a light version of AD running on the VM image that gets created.

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  15. Add my images/my disks for creating VM / capturing. didn't find it!

    maybe missed something. Cannot create a VM from "my images" gallery like before (old portal).

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  16. Allow the layout for an individual Virtual Machine to be copied as a template

    The new portal gives a really simple yet rich view of the information for your virtual machines and the ability to customize the layout, sizing and information for each element is quite useful.

    What would be really handy is to create a layout for an individual VM data page but then save it as a template and be able to apply to another. Thereby giving you a consistent view for each VM and not having to do it manually every time.

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  17. Bug : bad name whan a Vnet is created during VM Creation Wizard

    When i created a new VM and un Vnet with Preview Portal, name generated for my Vnet is incorrect : "Group Group" string as been had in the begining of my Vnet name

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  18. Bug in Azure Preview Portal : Connect to a VM

    I can not Connect (RDP) a VM (Windows) just deployed in Preview Portal.

    Connect is possible using "Old" Portal

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  19. Make RDP Connections Work For VMs

    In the old portal when I browse a VM and select "Connect" the RDP connection opens pre-populated with the correct connection details. In the new portal, it opens with no remote address.

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  20. No OK button when selecting Storage Account in Create VM Wizard

    When creating a new VM, there is not OK button after selecting a Storage Account - and when you navigate away, it will warn you that you loose your settings.

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