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  1. Use different Identy as Service Administrator when creating subscriptions automatically

    We are using New-AzureRMSubscription to automatically create subscriptions. After creation we see that the Account Owner is made Service Administrator of each subscription that is created via this way.
    There is a risk that, when the credentials of this account owner are confiscated, the attacker takes over control, as service administrator/ (service owner), of all the subscriptions.
    This risk can be mitigated by having the possibility to assign a different identity as service administrator for each subscription created.
    If we create such an subscription via the enterprise portal, we already have the possibility to assign a different identity as service…

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  2. allow sorting on more fields

    For example, I should be able to sort my virtual machines by IP address.

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  3. Make Service Tags JSON file links stable

    The Discover service tags by using downloadable JSON files links go to Microsoft.com download pages. These pages initiate downloads of files with a different name for every update.

    This is not useful for staying up-to-date with the service ranges. Either a human has to go click on the downloads, or some screen-scraping tactic needs to be used to get the actual file location.

    Better would be to link to a URL that always has the latest JSON file.

    The REST API is not a useful alternative, as "the Discovery API might return information that's less current than information returned by…

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  4. Global Router Solution for Billing-Sensitive API Use Cases

    We are looking for a Global Router Solution for Billing-Sensitive API Use Cases and we worked with multiple parts of Azure support (namely Front Door, Azure API Management or APIM, as well as Networking) to check whether our use case is supported.

    We found out, working with multiple support teams that such use case is not really supported right now and we were strongly encouraged to submit this idea as soon as possible on this feedback forum for potential review by the global community and the respective Microsoft teams. (Initially submitted on this forum, as of 7/21/2020)

    In current model…

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  5. Microsoft WAF badBot rule 100200 is not able to differentiate between real spoofed vs Microsoft component IP

    Microsoft WAF badBot rule 100200 is not able to differentiate between real spoofed IP vs Microsoft system spoofed IPs. Since we are using CDN ahead of AFD(as it is not fully capable like Azure CDN now)There are genuine requests from Google Bot is getting blocked in Badbot rule as the requests are containing socket IP's as CDN PoP location lP's in the request along with client IP's. Hence Badbot rule detected it has spoofed requests. Since Azure CDN and AFD's are Microsoft supported products, either the rule should be able to differentiate the real spoofed IPs vs in their own…

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  6. Azure Sponsorship

    Please add spending limit for Azure Sponsorship, as it is not fair to the owner who has his/her PERSONAL credit card attached for a subscription that belongs to a corporate.

    Upon depletion of the credit, the subscription shall be disabled and the owner's credit card shall not be charged, until the spending limit explicitly removed by the owner. Otherwise, this is a BIG TRAP that will put the owner in huge credit card debt (if the resources deployed are expensive).

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  7. Support MSA account on feedback.azure.com

    Signing in to this forum supports google or facebook auth, but not my microsoft account. Add a sign in option for MSA please!

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  8. sponsorship credits

    Currently, for accounts which have sponsorships, the billing admins and billing readers are unable to see the sponsorship credits. And the invoices are not shown with negative numbers indicating credits available, just shown as ZERO. Please either
    (a) allow billing admins and billing readers to view sponsorship credits available
    OR
    (b) generate invoices visible to the billing admins and billing readers which will reflect the number of credits available.

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  9. MFA NPS Extension - support for Vendor Specific Radius Attribute

    When attempting to use the MFA authentication options SMS, App Authentication Code, or Hardware Token MFA, the vendor specific radius attribute (26) is not returned from the radius server. This inhibits 3rd party integrations that depend on this attribute, preventing these MFA authentication methods from being used.

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  10. Kusto editor Vim mode

    Suggest support Vim mode in kusto editor.

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  11. Support geo-replication for Azure SQL Database Hyperscale

    We have several databases that is configured for geo-replication. Our databases are big (>1TB) in size but low in CPU usage. We expect to save quite a lot of cost by using hyperscale. Could you support geo-replication for Azure SQL Database Hyperscale?

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  12. using Cognitive Services Vision API, i want to be able to compare two images (gold and target ) and get back any anomalies found.

    This ability to compare two images would be invaluable on a manufacturing floor to find imperfections undetectable by the human.

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  13. Make Disk Encryption Easy

    In AWS, when I want to create a VM that is encrypted, I create a key store and then when I create the AMI I can create a copy of it and tick the encrypted option. It is very easy indeed and I can go from nothing to an encrypted machine in about 20 minutes.

    In Azure, I have to create a vault, create a key encryption key, create an application, allow the application access to the key vault, make a note in excel of about 28736 parameters, try to create the VM, work out why it failed, try to…

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  14. PVC usage monitoring in AKS

    Currently there is no option in AKS to monitor Disks mounted to Pods, this is really a drawback as we do not have any alerts/notification if disk usage is high.

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  15. Auto swap for App Service (Linux)

    Hello,

    Can you add Auto swap feature for App Service (Linux)?
    With same functionality like App Service (Windows)

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  16. Allow public IP restricted access on App Configuration with private endpoint enabled

    Right now, when private endpoint is enabled on App Configuration, public access to it is disabled automatically. This is inconsistent with some of the other services like Storage Accounts and Key Vault.
    There should be a way to enable private link while still allowing specific IP addresses to connect to App Configuration

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  17. Allow Sticky tab Switching in Microsoft Teams

    When switching back and forth from the "Chat" tab to the "Teams" tab in Microsoft Teams, your place in the "Teams" tab is lost and you have to browser to whatever Wiki/file/etc. you were looking at before.

    It would be nice if switching back-and-forth between Teams tabs picked up where you left off.

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  18. D365 CRM Connector Should have a Standard Method for Handling Special Characters

    The Dynamics 365 CRM connector experiences a 502 bad gateway error when text strings contain special characters such as (*, ", /, \, %, #). There should be a standard method for allowing these characters rather than having the connector fail.

    I use the replace function to remove the characters and it works, but these characters are important to the text strings as they provide context to the actual text values.

    There should be a standard way to wrap special characters so that they are accepted and do not cause the 502 bad gateway error.

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  19. Rouge Admin Protection

    I would like to see some functionality that mitigates the risk of Rouge Administrator accounts. If an employee who is an Azure administrator goes crazy or their Azure account gets hacked then they could deliberately delete the whole Azure tenancy in a very short amount of time. This includes Azure backups.

    I would like to see some functionality that could resurrect the Azure environment if that occurred.

    You can take many precautions to protect Azure admin accounts but system administrators can become disgruntled employees just like any other employee. At the moment I don't believe Azure offers any protection from…

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  20. Additional options for downloading Universal Packages from Azure Artifacts

    Universal Packages are great for storing binaries and other files needed during deployments or other custom solutions.

    What's not good is that we're limited to the Azure CLI for both publishing and downloading these files. There is no other option or integration present.

    The only option for automatic downloads on a new environment is to
    - Download and Install/Update the Azure CLI
    - Install/Update the azure-devops Azure CLI plugin
    - wrap the "az artifacts universal download" command in a Powershell Script

    Not only does this take forever, but it spawn many processes, downloads dynamic "package downloader" tools, write to STDOUT…

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