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  1. Headers for Static Web Apps

    I tried the new Azure Static Web Apps preview for a Gatsby project of mine. I was really amazed by the simplicity of the deployment process and the speed of the web site. There was a deal breaker, though.

    What really kept us from switching from Netlify to Azure Static Web Apps was the lack of control over HTTP headers. I need to be able to for example set the cache-control header on a per-file as well as per-directory basis. The same thing goes for the link header, although that would not break the website. There also needs to be…

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  2. Get "notes" field from an Enterprise Application on AzureAD with Powershell

    It would be nice to be able to export the contents of the notes field via script, so that you can make sense of it and use it more effectively

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  3. Expand the attributes that are synced with Azure ADDS

    Azure ADDS offers only specific attributes over LDAP. Request you to expand the attributes that are synced with Azure ADDS and make then available via LDAPS. Including the ExtensionAttributes and the Custom attributes. It would aide to migrate many onprem applications to Cloud.
    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory-domain-services/synchronization#attribute-mapping-for-user-accounts

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  4. LUIS containers should automatically download & upgrade models from the Authoring Portal

    LUIS containers should automatically download & upgrade models from the LUIS Authoring Portal following the published slot for that specific app.

    To ensure a single place to manage the published versions of LUIS Apps, either the cloud API or the container API. It should be possible that the deploy also changes the App model inside the running LUIS containers locally.

    Right now in our organization we implemented a container side-car that do this in polling fashion to check if the LUIS Authoring changed the published image of the App, but it would be great if this behavior/feature was possible to…

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  5. licensing

    We use Azure AD Group Based licensing and we would prefer not to have new service plans automatically enabled under the O365 E3 license. We have a "base license group" that has 2 service plans enabled (i.e. exchange and sharepoint) and we would prefer that when a new service is enabled it doesn't automatically get enabled for all our O365 E3 licensing groups as it defeats the purpose of having groups for specific service plans and licenses.

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  6. Generally improve error handling in ARM deployments

    I've just experienced an issue where my deployment got stuck at the "Accepted" state for 45 minutes before I decided to cancel it. The actual cause of the hang remains a mystery, but I can make an educated guess. The resource that caused the hang (I know this because it was a linked deployment deploying only an sql server with a database) was deleted along with the resource group before I tried recreating it. Deleting this resoure probably takes more time than the Azure Portal gives the impression of (as it is with several resource types in Azure). So when…

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  7. please don't send me email about "Azure product announcements and updates"

    AzureTeam@e-mail.microsoft.com

    Azure product announcements and updates

    How can you unsubscribe from the Windows Azure Team emails? They don't have an unsubscribe link. Are they doing such a bad job that they don't want people to stop receiving their updates? It's 2017, how come you can't EASILY unsubscribe from a mailing list from this service?
    Has anyone figure it out?

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  8. Hi, hello, why can't I find Windows 8.1 Professional Edition and Windows 10, version 1809 in my azure student rights? I need these two softw

    Hi, hello, why can't I find Windows 8.1 Professional Edition and Windows 10, version 1809 in my azure student rights? I need these two softwares.

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  9. Clear mail address from a synchronized Security Group after deleting it in on-prem AD

    Let's say you have a security group with email address, group@contoso.com, on AAD that is synchronized from on-prem AD.
    Delete the email address in on-prem AD, and run a sync. The SG now has email address of group@contoso.onmicrosoft.com.
    IMHO, the email address should be completely deleted from the SG on AAD too.
    Thoughts?

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  10. single invoice

    just like amazon aws it would be good to have single invoice for all subscriptions.

    its cumbersome for accounts department to handle multiple bills
    single monthly invoice
    subscription wise break-up
    resource wise break-up would be good

    moving from aws to azure itself a humongous learning curve
    now, multiple billing is another burden

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  11. Allow leaving an organization where the account is locked

    Currently, you can only leave an organization if you can login into that tenant. This is a big problem if your account is locked.

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  12. Remove Invoice Section

    When you use Microsoft Customer Agreement, you need to create an invoice section that is mapped to the billing account and subscription.

    Unfortunately, it's not possible to remove the invoice section after you have created it.

    The general idea, if we create something in the Azure, the customer should be able to remove it.

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  13. Add the ability to move Reserved Instances to another subscription

    Currently there is no way to change the subscription on which a reserved instance order is charged (using monthly billing). It would be great if we can move a reserved instance to another subscription just like most of the other resources in Azure. This suggestion is not about the scope of an RI (shared or non-shared) but about the billing of the RI itself.

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  14. New support experience

    The current support experience through the Azure Portal is far from user friendly. I can see that MS wants some sort of threshold for people to cross before posting support request, but the current experience is not the way to go. The fact that you have to pinpoint your issue down to the excact resource doesn't make any sense. What if my issue is with creating a resource, and that it fails with no error message before it has been created? A simple "other - se spesification" would be preferrable..

    Furthermore, once you get in contact with someone they seem…

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  15. Rename European regions

    Please rename the North and West Europe regions so they are aligned with France, UK, Switzerland naming convention.

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  16. Allow microsoft.directory/groups/hiddenMembers/read at the Administrative Unit

    If you create a Group with hidden membership and assign it to an Administrative Unit a "Groups administrator" for that AU cannot view the membership. Only the root directory Groups administrator role can view hidden membership.

    It would be good to allow the microsoft.directory/groups/hiddenMembers/read permission at the AU level.

    This would also make it match the documentation as that permission is assumed to be working at the AU level but it is not currently.

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  17. Provide more user attributes in Azure Active Directory by default

    The user attributes that are provided by Azure Active Directory by default are inadequate. Please also include the following attributes:
    company
    employeeID
    mail
    extensionAttribute1
    extensionAttribute2
    extensionAttribute3
    extensionAttribute4
    extensionAttribute5
    extensionAttribute6
    extensionAttribute7
    extensionAttribute8
    extensionAttribute9
    extensionAttribute10
    extensionAttribute11
    extensionAttribute12
    extensionAttribute13
    extensionAttribute14
    extensionAttribute15

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  18. Please allow German workshop organisers to use the Azure Fast Pass program for commercial usage.

    Please allow German workshop organisers to use the Azure Fast Pass program for commercial usage. Credit cards are rarely used in Germany, for cultural reasons, and it is a huge roadblock to run these workshops and to acquire potentially new Azure customers. It would be great if the workshop owner had the option to create Fast Pass codes, and use their own subscription as cost centre.

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  19. Maintain the sort order in Azure Storage Explorer when clicking Refresh

    Maintain the sort in Azure Storage Explorer when clicking Refresh

    Quite often I want to look at the latest records in Table Storage, so I sort by the created date. If I then click refresh to get the latest data the sort resets and I have to apply the sort again, its driving me crazy

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  20. Allow protect Cloud Shell storage with firewall

    Allow protect Cloud Shell storage with Azure storage firewall. Is not supported now to limit access to Azure Storage account. I need protect storage to be accessible from azure backend only

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