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  1. Great portal UI

    I just wanted to compliment how easy it is to use the azure portal and how well-thought the UI design is. I especially like the CLI at the bottom of the portal page.

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  2. Enable one-click download of x509 SAML IdP certificate

    Enable one-click download of x509 SAML IdP certificate, so that we can easily use the certificate to federate SAML logins to other services that require it. The current FederationMetadata.xml available in the AzureADFS panel doesn't make this easy or label which of the fields is the certificate we need to use.

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  3. Enable 2FA on user to login to Azure portal

    I found that if the user in the directory was added to the Azure directory via ARM "or Classic (if not tick for the option "Enable Multi-Factor Authentication" ) , we will not be allow to enable 2FA to the user account in classic portal.

    I hope there is a way to enable this option "Enable Multi-Factor Authentication" for existing users especially the initial account user for the subscription which hold the Global Admin role.

    Have been searching for solution to enable the 2FA for existing user in directory, but no avail...

    Am surprise also that only Classic mode have…

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  4. Cancel active services even when the account is disabled

    Add an option to cancel active services even when the account is disabled. Now, I have to enable billing in my account and pay for the full price of an unwanted service just to be able to cancel it.

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  5. Custom images storage

    First of all we do not have any opportunity to increase the hardware properties of our cloud servers.

    To create a new server we need to have a resource group and unfortunatelly we do not have permission to create resource group while we are creating a new cloud server.

    Besides we do not have a default storage for our custom images of servers. After getting custom images of our servers we are not able to connect to our remote server.

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  6. Add Description to NSG Rules.

    Add Description to NSG Rules. By default Description can be added to the NSG rule from PowerShell or JSON and be retrieved from it, but it would be good to see it too in portal as it would help to check what, who and for example under which tag it was created (as we add such info to the Description field)

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  7. OPC Server Connectivity

    has anyone given thought to connecting using an OPC server? possibly simplifying it if it already exists?

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  8. routing

    Allow User Defined Routing based on source subnet or TCP\UDP ports or service aka Source Based Routing. This would allow for traffic steering to ensure for example that only port 80 traffic went through the WAF appliance or only database traffic from a particular subnet goes through the IPS network appliance.

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  9. See number of cores per VM in virtual machine view

    I'd like to be able to see the number of cores per virtual machine in a column and RAM allocation. At the moment we can only view the machine size A, D, etc.

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  10. Hello, a blob rename fuction would be nice.

    Took one day to upload an vhd template which has no .vhd extension on the storage, as so it doesn't get recognized as an vhd file, and cannot be renamed.

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  11. turning on off a machine

    user that is not an administrator can shut down a machine but only admin can turn it on. there must be a way to give a person both of those options for specific services

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  12. Azure SQL Long-Term Backup Storage

    The Azure SQL feature "Long-Term backup retention" does not currently support using a Recovery Vault in another resource group. I know this is a preview feature subject to change but it would be very helpful.

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  15. Documentation for ARM templates

    The documentation is terrible. The product in my opinion should only be used for simple single app on single VM deployments. Due to the lack of documentation and the difficulty to find it I will be recommending other platforms to my clients and anyone that will listen. Get some docs and a platform locked GUI for making templates is not a solution.

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  16. Please provide students free subscription to Microsoft Cognitive Services.

    If students don't use these services, how will they implement the same in real industry.

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  17. automation script - python support

    In automation script page it will be really nice to add a tab for Python.

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  18. Split Billing for Azure resources

    Azure accounts that have credits from MSDN Subscriptions can only be used for Dev and Test environments. This disrupts the pipeline for being able to deploy a system from Dev, into Test and then swap into Production. You would need to have a second Azure account with a production license.
    Why not enable split billing so you can tag a resource in Azure as a production system, allowing it to be licensed, as well as billed from a credit card or other Azure credit. The Dev and Test resources would be billed from the MSDN credit as normal.
    This would…

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  19. Add resource name on management locks

    It would be great show resource name on management locks, i cant identify resource locked.

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  20. Virtual machine Views stopped or started or running Symbol once we go to Virtual machine Blade

    Virtual machine Views stopped or started or running Symbol once we go to Virtual machine View Blade

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