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  1. users want to set up the MFA Setup Wizard later

    In the MFA release plan of a large company, thousands users are impossible to actually "force" from the day.

    So, the user needs a period which setting for the MFA can be skipped, before force setting period.

    In the period, it provide a selection such as "set up later" in the MFA setting wizard at the initial sign-in.

    if someone did not have a mobile device on that day,
    if someone wants to ask questions about MFA, etc...
    they can not access any Office 365.
    becouse, even if you set a policy to skip MFA on the LAN, the MFA…

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      1 comment  ·  Offers  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Make Azure available in Haiti

      Microsoft Azure should be available for developers and businesses in Haiti. This country lack of a power supply system you can rely on for business, so the cloud is our best options. Please consider adding Haiti in the list of supported countries while signing up for Microsoft Azure.

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        under review  ·  2 comments  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Backend heath status of Application Gateway

        We deployed the Application Gateway on the subnet where NSG's In-Bound rules is set. In the result, we got the status of backend health is 'unknown'. We got the 'Healthy' status when the NSG doesn't associate to subnet. Even if NSG's In-Bound rules is set, We'd like to confirm the backend health.

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          4 comments  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • - ELK Cluster stack configure on within own VNET

          Would like to see the feature for implementing Elasticsearch (ELK) cluster stack on our own Virtual network as PaaS component like HDinsight service

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            1 comment  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 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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              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 →
              • Server Uptime Dashboard

                OMS with a connected server/service up-time/availability Dashboard.
                Up time % for the last month/Quarter/Year
                This is basics ;)

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                  2 comments  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Azure Sql Import Bacpac slow

                  We are testing a production database migration to Azure SQL. The database is 50GB and even on the S3 tier we are going on 30 hours still and the import isn't complete (pegged at 100% DTU). At this point I couldn't even tell you when this will finish. I understand I could have chosen the highest premium tier to import this and it might have been quicker, however I only want to test this database and right now I've lost 3-4 days on this (importing at S0, S1 tiers). My suggestion is to allow an option when going through the…

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                    3 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 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 →
                    • mfa nps extension for rds bypass wan ip

                      It would be great to bypass MFA for RDS to given WAN IP adresses. So the users can login directly only from the office.

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                        0 comments  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow Azure Resource Move for Virtual Machines with Managed Disks

                        The idea is simple. Please allow Azure Resource Move for Virtual Machines with Managed Disks attached.

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                          3 comments  ·  Availability  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Make Windows Server 2016 Core available

                          Not every role is available in Nano. I don't need full GUI for domain controllers for example, but can't deploy on Nano.

                          Perhaps other roles are coming in Nano, but in the meantime make core available, as it is for Windows 2012.

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                            2 comments  ·  Availability  ·  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 →
                            • Monitor physical hosts in Azure Data Center

                              We would like to monitor physical host in Azure Data Centers, because we don't have information about health status of physical hosts where located our VMs.

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                                0 comments  ·  Availability  ·  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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                                  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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                                  • Add date and date range sorting and filtering to Bing Search API (Web)

                                    Allow API users to sort and filter their searches/results by a minimum/maximum date or a date range when performing Web searches. It would also be a great help if the Bing.WebResult included the date.

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                                    • Provide azure P2S VPN client for Linux

                                      We need to have azure P2S VPN client for Linux machines, currently it is available only for windows. When managing a large set of VMs running in linux, we prefer using Linux control machine, and we currently don't have option to use P2S VPN setup in li nux. Im sure this feature will help lot of projects in linux taking advantage of Azure migratons

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                                      • Allow English international user develop for Azure China a possibility

                                        I am very excited with Microsoft's recent announcement regarding Azure China.
                                        How can non-Chinese speaking MSDN developer use their monthly credit with Azure China?
                                        Right now It doesn't seem to understand my regular Microsoft account login...
                                        Isn't the whole point to allow us, to get inside mainland china?!
                                        My whole aim is to do just that.

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                                        • Allow adding new subsciption to an Azure account using PowerShell

                                          Add new Cmdlets Add-Subscription, Delete-Subscription, etc. so that we can automate the creation of subscriptions in an existing Azure account.

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