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  1. assign Security Group to Authentication Method

    Add the option to assign a security group to specific authentication methods.
    i.e, Security Group "Azure Security Question" can be assigned to the Security Question authentication method. So that only objects in the group are given the Security Question method.

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      1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • SQLCMD Unexplained behaviour returning output starting with square brackets

      complete explanation at https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/sqlserver/en-US/b0c08c5d-a6aa-4ec7-9b54-87807cf81548/sql-server-2012-sqlcmd-unexplained-behaviour-returning-output-containing-square-brackets-?forum=sqltools

      Basically, SQLCMD does not behave the same way since SQL 2012 when a message starts with an opening bracket.
      The following command returns an empty string when previous version returned the entire text:
      sqlcmd -b -E -S -Q "RAISERROR('[A][B][C]',10,1)"
      this one removes the firs value between brackets:
      sqlcmd -b -E -S -Q "RAISERROR('[A] [B][C]',10,1)"

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        0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • total and regional and vCPU

        The total regional vCPUs should be increased similar way as for each individual SKUs via the Usage + quotas page.
        As total regional VCPUs is not the sum of each individual quotas, its increase is a separate request.

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          1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 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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            0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • enable the "Support Request Contributor" role to be scope at the resource group level for opening premier tickets.

            Currently we are operating in a shared subscription model where each app team is assigned specific resource group(s) and their access is scoped at this level. For them to open premier tickets from ARM, they have to be added as Support Request Contributor at the subscription level.
            This enables visibility to all resource groups in the subscription and impacts the experience of the user. The complaints I have received are "Now I have to search for my resource group" and "I thought we had our own subscription"

            The concept of resource groups is great but loses value when users have…

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              0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 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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                1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • For each resource creation save the date and the user

                Usually when you create a resource you do not know when was created and by whom, the information in logs is available only for a determined period of time and then lost, that is something that will be very helpful to include in the Overview section.

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                  1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow changing the Service Principal associated with AKS

                  Currently it's impossible to change the Service Principal associated with Azure Kubernetes Service.
                  You might want to change the service principal if you're doing big changes in your Azure AD or moving your Azure Subscription to another directory.

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                    0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Allow Subscription Owners to Filter VMs by Service Principals

                    Currently, I don't see any way to filter resources (either in the UI or via the CLI) in such a way that I can see what any given Service Principal has on the subscription. This is important for me, as I've got multiple Principals which are each tied to a different user, and I'd like to be able to have insight into what sort of resources & usage each user on my Subscriptions are consuming.

                    It would be very useful to have this in both the UI for quick checks, as well as in the CLI so reports can be…

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                      1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 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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                        0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Add description field to NSG Rule

                        It would be nice to have a way to describe the reason for a given NSG rule.

                        This would greatly simplify, for instance, bookkeeping for PCI DSS 3.1 item 1.1.6 which demands a business notification for each NSG rule.

                        Name field allows 80 chars but type description there is just not the right thing. Specially when you need to refer to a given rule while using CLI tools. Huge plus if it appears as a column while listing rules.

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                          0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Support using Azure SignalR in ASP.NET (OWIN)

                          Azure SignalR SDK only runs on ASP.NET Core, which is a blocker for lots of companies / existing projects.

                          Please also support ASP.NET (OWIN runtime).

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                            0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 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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                              4 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Create PowerShell cmdlets to manage Hybrid worker group settings

                              Please, provide PowerShell cmdlets to manage Hybrid worker group settings like "Run As credential".

                              Currently, I have to use the Azure Rest API in order to change the RunAs Credential used by the Hybrid Worker Group.

                              It would be nice to be able to do it using AzureRm cmdlets that I can run in the same Azure Context as all other AzureRm cmdlets.

                              23 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Integrate Azure MFA with the Windows login process, maybe through Windows Hello for Business.

                                From what I can see it's not currently possible to integrate Azure MFA into the Windows domain login process as a second factor. For example, if a user was to authenticate to the local AD first and then be required to use Azure MFA to add a second factor, using the Microsoft Authenticator app. This would remove the need for third party smartcards or hardware tokens.

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                                • Set schedule to delete deployments history

                                  Currently, The deployment history limits are 800 per resource group so if we will use many resources for long term, we might be upper limit.
                                  I hope we can use a feature that setting schedule to delete the history.

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                                  • Geographic filter for web server

                                    Azure can not use geographic filter for http or https.
                                    If we can use that feature, we can restrict user access by country or location.

                                    I hope we can use geographic filter with WAF or NSG.

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                                    • Console access to Azure Virtual machines

                                      Ability to access Azure Virtual machines via a management console, very helpful for quick access when troubleshooting and RDP is not working.

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                                        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • B2B invitation status

                                        Azure Active Directory B2B account.

                                        Now there isn't possiblity to generate report, if B2B user has activated account or not. It would be good to have feature to list not activated users from administrative perspective. Example when doing acocunt clean up.

                                        There are fields in profile like Source which contain Invited user or Resend invitation button is visible. Those indicates if user hasn't activated invitation.

                                        Or even have automatic removal on directory, if invitation hasn't been approved within X days, B2B account is removed automatically. As if account hasn't been activated, it cannot be used anywhere.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Create the ability to remove or change inherited permissions at the resource group level.

                                          We have a managed service provider and some customers that need a degree of permissions at the subscription level. There are several resource groups that I do not want them to have the same level of access they have at the subscription level. For instance, I would like to remove them from the Azure Automation RG or provide them read level access to our OS image folder.

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