We’ve moved this ask to the backlog due to technical challenges in reserving Public IP addresses during stop state.Lars Fastrup commented
May I suggest a simple solution here. Release the Basic VPN sku of hourly charges and charge only for the traffic.
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Thank you for your feedback. While it is unlikely we’ll address this suggestion in the next 6 months, we’ll reassess based on the number of votes it receives in the next 6 month cycle.
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