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  1. Add slider bar

    Add slider bar in Choose VM Size pane in portal.azure.com when you do View all so you don't get the whole sha-bang all the time

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      0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • azure zones dns-forwarder

      Please extend DNS zones solution to add forwarding & client features to implement the following in PaaS instead of with VMs:
      https://github.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/tree/master/301-dns-forwarder

      Use case: use azure dns to forward dns queries to 168.63.129.16 & between subnets. Enterprise DNS would forward to Azure DNS. VNET has Azure-provided name resolution (*.internal.cloudapp.net). In this way Enterprise DNS could dynamically learn of a PaaS offering on VNET.

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      • Need for RBAC permission specialized for "Local Network Gateway".

        At the moment, we do not have a permission specialized for RBAC.

        As its background, we want to limit the amount of the permission which we assign to our user.
        Since there are too many permissions when we add "Microsoft.Network/*", our user needs a permission specialized for Local Network Gateway.

        We can set following permissions (Actions and NotActions) by setting up the NotActions listed below.
        However, in order to avoid unexpected permissions when a new feature is released, could you kindly add specialized Local Network Gateway permission?

        [Japanese]
        RBAC の権限として、ローカル ネットワーク ゲートウェイに特化したものがありません。

        各ユーザーに対して、必要最小限の権限のみを与えたいと考えていますが、
        "Microsoft.Network/*" を付与する方法では付与される権限が多すぎるため
        ローカル ネットワーク ゲートウェイに特化した権限を必要としています。

        以下のように NotActions…

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        • When moving a resource

          When moving a resource (or resource group) to a new subscription.
          ask for real movement after the validation, this would enable a dry test upfront for planning

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          • Add nested resource groups

            I would like to have nested resource groups. A scenario in which this can be usefull is in DTAP. You can create a resource group for the application/service; and within that resourcegroup you could create resource groups for all the DTAP stages. For Example: A resourcegroup called "MyApp" with resourcegroups "Dev", "Test", "Production" in it.

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            • [REQUEST] Please implement NTP Servers inside the Azure Data centers.

              For security reasons, we can't use NTP servers such as ”time.windows.com” through the internet. Please implement NTP Servers inside the Azure Data centers.

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              • Add scheduled key regeneration as an option on the storage account access key blade

                Storage account access keys should be regenerated frequently. Please add an option that allows the user to enable scheduled regeneration of the keys from within the storage account access key blade.

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                • Let Web Apps to be PCI compliance

                  Despite that PCI compliance is promoted at Azure, a Web App created at Azure is non compliant by default, and cannot be set-up appropriately.

                  I understand that a Web App is not as isolated as an ASE (that still is not compliance by default, needs advanced set-up), with instances sharing system level settings with other clients (so cannot be changed independently), and I understand some set-up changes that apply to all clients, even ones that do not require PCI, can lead to problems to some of them.

                  I propose an option to opt-in to PCI compliance at Web App level;…

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                  • enable Azure MFA server to accept RADIUS attribute 31 for trusted IP evaluation.

                    Currently the RADIUS client must send the authenticating user's IP address via attribute 66 for Azure MFA RADIUS server to correctly evaluate trusted IP addresses. It would be tremendously helpful if that was configurable so that an admin could select a different RADIUS attribute (such as 31) for trusted IP evaluation. We use a NetScaler gateway and it will currently only send RADIUS attribute 31 (Calling-Station-Id) to the RADIUs server. Quick fix I presume!

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                      0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Send SUPPORT invoices via email

                      Glad to see the ability to send invoices via email has been implemented.

                      However, it's still NOT possible to opt-in for SUPPORT invoices via email. This minimizes the usefulness of invoices via email if I still need to go to the billing portal to access by support invoice.

                      Please implement the ability send support invoices via email. Thank you.

                      8 votes
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                      • [REQUEST] Ability to delete one of deployments in a resource group more easily by one simple Azure CLI command.

                        We can create a deployment by using "azure group deployment create" command with a json template exported from Azure Portal. On the other hand, there is no Azure CLI command to delete one of deployments and linked resources (such as NIC, Public IP, OS Disk...) in a resource group at the same time.

                        Please enable us to delete it by one simple Azure CLI command with a json template for resources we try to delete.

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                        • The P2S VPN with one operation

                          We hope that the P2S VPN can connect to VNET with one operation. the P2S VPN opens special window when trying to connect VPN. we want to easy operation for the P2S VPN without the operation for special window. We are glad if you please consider.

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                          • Provide Azure logo for MPN member

                            I'd like to officially offer Azure's logo for MPN member.
                            I confirmed the license of Azure's logo to introduce Azure on our website.
                            I contacted the secretariat of MPN, but there was an answer that Azure's logo was not licensed. Currently, all partners using Azure's logo were replying that they violated the rules.
                            This thinks that companies participating in MPN are problematic in advancing Azure's business.

                            6 votes
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                            • Allow firewall rules on Azure SQL DB to be removed via ARM templates

                              Currently it seems that because the firewall rules for an Azure SQL DB are just proxy resources in an ARM template that you can not remove them via this mechanism. If you remove them from the ARM template, they are not removed from the Azure SQL DB resource. This means that it is not possible to properly source control the configuration as the source controlled configuration can differ from reality. I think it is vital to allow people to properly manage the Azure SQL DB as code that you work allow the rules to be removed via the ARM template.

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                              • User write back from AAD to on-prem

                                I believe there was a user write back feature of AAD connect, however it is now disabled. I would like to have that feature in the future so that it would be useful and convenient for admins. Thanks

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                                • Windows Azure VMs should come with PowerShell v5 or greater provisioned.

                                  Apparently, Windows Azure VMs come with PowerShell v4.
                                  Azure cmdlets seem to need PowerShell v5. So, VMs should be provisioned with PowerShell v5 by default.
                                  Or, there should be a way to easily indicate what version of powershell should be on the image when provisioning, I suppose via an extension of some sort.

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                                  • application permission selection does not work if selecting all using top level check box

                                    Its probably a bug in the existing system. I still have to check each permission individually.

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                                    • Allow multiple subscription owners on an invoiced pay-as-you-go subscription

                                      We are a relatively small company with business critical deployments on Azure. We have an invoiced pay-as-you-go subscription, and simply would like to have multiple people in our organization with ownership-level access to our Azure subscription, to provide business continuity / redundancy. We are not in a position to engage via Enterprise Agreement, and were told that all we can do is transfer the subscription. Further, since we are invoiced, to transfer ownership to another individual within our company, we would need to go through MS credit again, and re-submit all the info required to be invoiced. This is a…

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                                      • Searchable comments on feedback.azure.com

                                        Hi,

                                        These feedback forums are great!

                                        I noticed that searching for feedback doesn't search comments - can I suggest this be included? Often there is more detail added in comments since the original feedback post cannot be edited by the author, and also other users will add new perspectives or insights.

                                        This will help reduce duplication/fragmentation of ideas across multiple feedback items and allow votes to be more representative.

                                        Cheers
                                        Ben

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                                        • component where one can design circuit using various componets and simulate their IoT (data publisher)

                                          I would be a one stop solution if one can get a component to design their electronic circuits with famous components like Arduino and Raspberry pi, Esp8266, sensors and likewise and then simulate their circuit which shall display the current and voltage at selected point, also based on product select may suggest any additional protection circuit to apply. This will complete the circle of IoT designing and provide a one stop solution as Azure platform.

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