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Port, migrate, and upgrade projects - Visual Studio

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/porting/port-migrate-and-upgrade-visual-studio-projects A reference for the support of projects created in current and earlier versions of Visual Studio.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Leases - Delete (Azure DevOps Build)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/build/leases/delete Removes specific retention leases.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Runs - Get (Azure DevOps Pipelines)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/pipelines/runs/get Gets a run for a particular pipeline.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Runs - List (Azure DevOps Pipelines)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/pipelines/runs/list Gets top 10000 runs for a particular pipeline.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Retention - Get (Azure DevOps Build)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/build/retention/get Gets the project's retention settings.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Retention - Update (Azure DevOps Build)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/build/retention/update Updates the project's retention settings.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Leases - Get (Azure DevOps Build)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/build/leases/get Returns the details of the retention lease given a lease id.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Leases - Add (Azure DevOps Build)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/build/leases/add Adds new leases for pipeline runs.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Deploymentgroups - List (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/deploymentgroups/list Get a list of deployment groups by name or IDs.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Agents - Add (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/agents/add Adds an agent to a pool. You probably don't want to call this endpoint directly. Instead, configure an agent using the agent download package.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Targets - List (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/targets/list Get a list of deployment targets in a deployment group.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Targets - Get (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/targets/get Get a deployment target by its ID in a deployment group
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Virtualmachines - List (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/virtualmachines/list Virtualmachines - List Service: Task Agent API Version: 6.0-preview.1 In this article With optional parameters: URI Parameters Name In Required Type Description environmentId path True integer int32 organization path True string The name of the Azure DevOps organization. project path True string Project
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Virtualmachines - Update (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/virtualmachines/update Virtualmachines - Update Service: Task Agent API Version: 6.0-preview.1 In this article URI Parameters Name In Required Type Description environmentId path True integer int32 organization path True string The name of the Azure DevOps organization. project path True string Project ID or project name resourceId
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Targets - Update (Azure DevOps Task Agent)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/rest/api/azure/devops/distributedtask/targets/update Update tags of a list of deployment targets in a deployment group.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Add a build or release task in an extension - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/extend/develop/add-build-task Add a custom build or release task in an extension for Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Thursday, September 10, 2020

Delete Files task - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/tasks/utility/delete-files Delete files from the agent working directory when building code in Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Build a data pipeline with Azure Pipelines - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/apps/cd/azure/build-data-pipeline Learn how to use an Azure CI/CD data pipeline to ingest, process, and share data
Published Date : Thursday, August 6, 2020

Start Using Azure Artifacts - Azure Artifacts

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/artifacts/start-using-azure-artifacts Quickly start hosting NuGet, npm, Python, Maven, or Universal packages in Azure Artifacts. Find out the prerequisites to start using Azure Artifacts as well as details on billing, how to pay for the service, and a FAQ section.
Published Date : Monday, August 31, 2020

Predefined variables - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/build/variables A comprehensive list of all available predefined variables
Published Date : Thursday, January 30, 2020

Set up a development environment - Commerce | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/commerce/e-commerce-extensibility/setup-dev-environment This topic describes how to set up a development environment for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce.
Published Date : Thursday, April 23, 2020

Configure automatic deployment for Azure SQL Database - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/configure-automatic-deployment-azure-sql-database/ Utilize Azure Resource Manager templates for deploying Azure SQL resources.
Published Date : Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Introduce the foundation pillars of DevOps: Culture and Lean Product - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/introduce-foundation-pillars-devops/ DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable continuous delivery of value to our end users. Discover the first two foundation pillars of DevOps: Culture and Lean Product.
Published Date : Thursday, September 10, 2020

Cloud adoption plan deployment to Azure DevOps - Cloud Adoption Framework

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/plan/template Learn how to quickly deploy a backlog to Azure DevOps by using a template that aligns cloud adoption efforts to a standardized process.
Published Date : Monday, July 1, 2019

Define and prioritize workloads for cloud adoption - Cloud Adoption Framework

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/plan/workloads Use the Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure to learn how to define and prioritize workloads for a cloud adoption plan.
Published Date : Monday, July 1, 2019

Get started: Accelerate migration - Cloud Adoption Framework

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/get-started/migrate Recommended steps for stakeholder alignment, migration planning, deploying a landing zone, and migrating your first 10 workloads.
Published Date : Friday, May 15, 2020

Best practices to secure and manage workloads migrated to Azure - Cloud Adoption Framework

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/migrate/azure-best-practices/migrate-best-practices-security-management Use the Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure to learn best practices for operating, managing, and securing your migrated workloads.
Published Date : Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Tutorial - Configure apps in Azure App Service using Ansible

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/ansible/azure-web-apps-configure Learn how to create an app in Azure App Service with Java 8 and the Tomcat container runtime
Published Date : Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Tutorial - Scale apps in Azure App Service using Ansible

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/ansible/azure-web-apps-scale Learn how to scale up an app in Azure App Service
Published Date : Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Create a Hello World web app for Azure App Service using Eclipse

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/java/toolkit-for-eclipse/create-hello-world-web-app This tutorial shows you how to use the Azure Toolkit for Eclipse to create a Hello World Web App for Azure.
Published Date : Thursday, February 1, 2018

Deploy Spring Boot Application to the Azure Kubernetes Service - Azure Kubernetes Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/java/spring-framework/deploy-spring-boot-java-app-on-kubernetes This tutorial will walk you though the steps to deploy a Spring Boot application in a Kubernetes cluster on Microsoft Azure.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Deploy a Spring Boot app to Azure with Maven

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/java/spring-framework/deploy-containerized-spring-boot-java-app-with-maven-plugin Learn how to use the Maven Plugin for Azure Web Apps to deploy a Spring Boot app to Azure.
Published Date : Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Deploy a Spring Boot app in Azure Container Registry - Azure App Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/developer/java/spring-framework/deploy-spring-boot-java-app-from-container-registry-using-maven-plugin This tutorial will walk you though the steps to deploy a Spring Boot application in Azure Container Registry to Azure to Azure App Service by using a Maven plugin.
Published Date : Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Pipeline decorators - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/extend/develop/add-pipeline-decorator Inject steps before and after every pipeline job
Published Date : Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Creating a simple data-driven CRUD microservice

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/architecture/microservices/multi-container-microservice-net-applications/data-driven-crud-microservice .NET Microservices Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications | Understand the creation of a simple CRUD (data-driven) microservice within the context of a microservices application.
Published Date : Friday, August 14, 2020

RegistrySourceTrigger.UpdateStages.SourceControlType.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/java/api/com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models.registrysourcetrigger.updatestages.sourcecontroltype.withazuredevopsassourcecontrol RegistrySourceTrigger.UpdateStages.SourceControlType.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method Definition Package:com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models Maven Artifact:com.azure.resourcemanager:azure-resourcemanager-containerregistry:2.0.0-beta.2 In this article The function that specifies Azure
Published Date : Tuesday, July 17, 2018

RegistrySourceTrigger.UpdateStages.SourceControlType Interface

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/java/api/com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models.registrysourcetrigger.updatestages.sourcecontroltype The stage of the container registry source trigger update allowing to specify the type of source control.
Published Date : Tuesday, July 17, 2018

RegistrySourceTrigger.UpdateDefinitionStages.Blank.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/java/api/com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models.registrysourcetrigger.updatedefinitionstages.blank.withazuredevopsassourcecontrol RegistrySourceTrigger.UpdateDefinitionStages.Blank.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method Definition Package:com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models Maven Artifact:com.azure.resourcemanager:azure-resourcemanager-containerregistry:2.0.0-beta.2 In this article The function that specifies Azure
Published Date : Tuesday, July 17, 2018

RegistrySourceTrigger.DefinitionStages.Blank.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/java/api/com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models.registrysourcetrigger.definitionstages.blank.withazuredevopsassourcecontrol RegistrySourceTrigger.DefinitionStages.Blank.withAzureDevOpsAsSourceControl Method Definition Package:com.azure.resourcemanager.containerregistry.models Maven Artifact:com.azure.resourcemanager:azure-resourcemanager-containerregistry:2.0.0-beta.2 In this article The function that specifies Azure DevOps
Published Date : Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Create an LCS connection in Azure Pipelines - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/fin-ops-core/dev-itpro/dev-tools/pipeline-lcs-connection The topic explains how to set up a connection to LCS from Microsoft Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Thursday, March 5, 2020

Deploy assets by using Azure Pipelines - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/fin-ops-core/dev-itpro/dev-tools/pipeline-deploy-asset The topic explains how you can deploy assets from the LCS asset library using pipelines in Microsoft Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Thursday, March 5, 2020

Download assets by using Azure Pipelines - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/fin-ops-core/dev-itpro/dev-tools/pipeline-asset-download The topic explains how you can download assets from the LCS asset library using Azure Pipelines.
Published Date : Thursday, March 5, 2020

Upload assets by using Azure Pipelines - Finance & Operations | Dynamics 365

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/fin-ops-core/dev-itpro/dev-tools/pipeline-asset-upload The topic explains how you can upload assets to the LCS asset library using Azure Pipelines.
Published Date : Thursday, March 5, 2020

Platform release notes - Azure Databricks

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/databricks/release-notes/product/ Release notes index for the Azure Databricks platform.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Visual Studio 2019 for Mac - Preview Release Notes

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/releasenotes/vs2019-mac-preview-relnotes Release notes for new/upcoming features in Visual Studio for Mac, available for pre-release testing by downloading the Preview version.
Published Date : Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Visual Studio 2019 for Mac v8.3 - Release Notes

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/releasenotes/vs2019-mac-relnotes-v8.3 Get information on the latest release features, bug fixes, and support for Visual Studio 2019 for Mac. Download today.
Published Date : Monday, November 18, 2019

Visual Studio 2019 v8.0 for Mac – Release Notes

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/releasenotes/vs2019-mac-relnotes-v8.0 Get information on the latest release features, bug fixes, and support for Visual Studio 2019 for Mac. Download today.
Published Date : Thursday, May 30, 2019

Keyboard shortcuts for web portal and Team Explorer - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/project/navigation/keyboard-shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts for the web portal for Azure DevOps and Team Explorer
Published Date : Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Add columns to your Kanban board - Azure Boards

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/boards/boards/add-columns Map your Kanban board, support your team's work flow in Azure Boards, Azure DevOps, & Team Foundation Server
Published Date : Thursday, July 9, 2020

Add or remove columns - Azure Boards

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/boards/backlogs/set-column-options Set column fields to show and sort fields for a backlog or query in Azure Boards or Team Foundation Server
Published Date : Thursday, July 9, 2020

Expedite work with swimlanes, use swimlanes to differentiate work items on your Kanban board - Azure Boards

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/boards/boards/expedite-work Use swimlanes to differentiate different types of work you track on the Kanban board in Azure Boards, Azure DevOps, & Team Foundation Server
Published Date : Friday, March 15, 2019

Wiki keyboard shortcuts - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/project/wiki/wiki-keyboard-shortcuts Use keyboard shortcuts to manage, add, and edit pages in your built-in team project wiki in Azure DevOps
Published Date : Thursday, July 23, 2020

Keyboard shortcuts - Azure Boards

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/boards/get-started/keyboard-shortcuts Keyboard shortcuts for the web portal for Azure Boards and Team Explorer
Published Date : Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Build user experience in Power Apps portals - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/build-user-experience-portals/ A portal maker should consider specific details when designing and building portals. Implementing a portal solution requires knowledge of the specific business requirements and needs of the customer. Along with being simplistic and well-designed, a successful portal should provide functionality in consideration of geographical location, language, and accessibility needs. Additionally, portal makers should ensure that portal metadata is backed up to source control and deployed to test and production environments in a consistent and structured way.
Published Date : Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Service connections in Azure Pipelines & TFS - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/library/service-endpoints Service connections in Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Thursday, May 14, 2020

az

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/reference-index az find I'm an AI robot, my advice is based on our Azure documentation as well as the usage patterns of Azure CLI and Azure ARM users.
Published Date : Monday, March 16, 2020

az functionapp

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/functionapp To install the Azure Functions Core tools see https://github.com/Azure/azure-functions-core-tools.
Published Date : Wednesday, August 12, 2020

az functionapp devops-pipeline

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/functionapp/devops-pipeline az functionapp devops-pipeline Azure Function specific integration with Azure DevOps. ... Please visit https://aka.ms/functions-azure-devops for more information.
Published Date : Wednesday, August 12, 2020

az acr task

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/acr/task Create a Linux task using a specific branch of a private Azure DevOps repository which builds the hello-world image on Arm architecture (V7 variant) and has triggers enabled. ... Examples Delete a task from an Azure Container Registry. ... Update a task for an Azure Container Registry.
Published Date : Friday, August 28, 2020

Available extensions for the Azure CLI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/azure-cli-extensions-list A complete list of the officially supported extensions for the Azure CLI.
Published Date : Friday, August 28, 2020

How are permissions and groups defined? - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/organizations/security/about-permissions Understand how permissions are managed in Azure DevOps
Published Date : Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Tutorial - CI/CD to Azure VMs using Azure Pipelines - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/tutorial-build-deploy-azure-pipelines In this tutorial, you learn how to set up continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) of a Node.js app to Azure VMs using YAML based Azure pipeline.
Published Date : Friday, January 3, 2020

Tutorial - Configure rolling deployments for Azure Linux virtual machines - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/tutorial-devops-azure-pipelines-classic In this tutorial, you learn how to set up a continuous deployment (CD) pipeline. This pipeline incrementally updates a group of Azure Linux virtual machines using the rolling deployment strategy.
Published Date : Friday, April 10, 2020

Learn about Azure Image Builder (preview) - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/image-builder-overview Learn more about Azure Image Builder for virtual machines in Azure.
Published Date : Thursday, May 2, 2019

Move resources to a new subscription or resource group - Azure Resource Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-resource-manager/management/move-resource-group-and-subscription Use Azure Resource Manager to move resources to a new resource group or subscription.
Published Date : Friday, September 11, 2020

Tutorial - Configure canary deployments for Azure Linux virtual machines - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/tutorial-azure-devops-blue-green-strategy In this tutorial, you learn how to set up a continuous deployment (CD) pipeline. This pipeline updates a group of Azure Linux virtual machines using the blue-green deployment strategy.
Published Date : Friday, April 10, 2020

Troubleshoot Azure Image Builder Service - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/image-builder-troubleshoot Troubleshoot common problems and errors when using Azure VM Image Builder Service
Published Date : Thursday, September 3, 2020

Azure security baseline for Linux Virtual Machines - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/security-baseline The Linux Virtual Machines security baseline provides procedural guidance and resources for implementing the security recommendations specified in the Azure Security Benchmark.
Published Date : Monday, July 13, 2020

Tutorial - Configure canary deployments for Azure Linux Virtual Machines - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/tutorial-azure-devops-canary-strategy In this tutorial, you learn how to set up a continuous deployment (CD) pipeline. This pipeline updates a group of Azure Linux virtual machines using the canary deployment strategy.
Published Date : Friday, April 10, 2020

Azure security baseline for Linux Virtual Machines Windows Virtual Machines - Azure Windows Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/security-baseline The Windows Virtual Machines security baseline provides procedural guidance and resources for implementing the security recommendations specified in the Azure Security Benchmark.
Published Date : Monday, July 13, 2020

Azure Image Builder Service DevOps Task - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/image-builder-devops-task Azure DevOps task to inject build artifacts into a VM image so you can install and configure your application and OS.
Published Date : Monday, August 10, 2020

ASP.NET Core Blazor WebAssembly with Azure Active Directory groups and roles

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/aspnet/core/blazor/security/webassembly/azure-active-directory-groups-and-roles Learn how to configure Blazor WebAssembly to use Azure Active Directory groups and roles.
Published Date : Tuesday, July 28, 2020

DevOps Engineers on Microsoft Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/roles/devops-engineer Microsoft Learn helps you discover the tools and skills you need to become a DevOps Engineer.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 15, 2020

What are custom tabs in Microsoft Teams? - Teams

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoftteams/platform/tabs/what-are-tabs An overview of custom tabs on the Microsoft Teams platform
Published Date : Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Understand releases and deployments - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/release/releases DevOps CI CD - Understand releases in Azure Pipelines and Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Published Date : Friday, August 24, 2018

Connect to Power BI Data Connector - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/report/powerbi/data-connector-connect Step-by-step guidance on how to connect to Power BI Data Connector and Analytics to access Azure DevOps data
Published Date : Monday, August 10, 2020