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Work with solutions using PowerShell - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/powershell-api Learn about the PowerShell APIs, service, and module that are available to analyze solutions against a set of best practice rules.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Control environment creation and management - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/control-environment-creation Control who can create and manage environments in the Power Platform admin center
Published Date : Thursday, March 12, 2020

Overview of tools and apps used with application lifecycle management (ALM) in Power Platform - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/tools-apps-used-alm Learn about the tools and apps used with application lifecycle management (ALM) in Power Platform
Published Date : Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Configuration Migration tool - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/configure-and-deploy-tools Learn about transporting configuration data and test data from one environment to another.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Responding to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests to export Power Apps customer data - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/powerapps-gdpr-export-dsr Walkthrough of how to respond to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests to export Power Apps customer data.
Published Date : Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Rich text experience for appointment activities - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/enable-rich-text-experience Enable the rich text experience for appointment activities.
Published Date : Monday, August 27, 2018

Manage licenses in your organization - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/signup-question-and-answer Common questions and answers about licenses, administration, and users signing up for Power Apps in your Microsoft 365 tenant
Published Date : Wednesday, December 18, 2019

DLP SDK - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/data-loss-prevention-sdk Power Platform data loss prevention (DLP) SDK
Published Date : Monday, May 11, 2020

Responding to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests to delete customer data - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/powerapps-gdpr-delete-dsr Walkthrough of how to respond to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests to delete Power Apps customer data.
Published Date : Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Manage the encryption key - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/manage-encryption-key Learn how you can manage database encryption key for your environment.
Published Date : Friday, April 17, 2020

Governance considerations - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/governance-considerations Explains how Power Apps and Power Automate be made widely available to their business and be supported by IT.
Published Date : Monday, November 25, 2019

Responding to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests for Power Apps customer data - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/powerapps-gdpr-dsr-guide Walkthough of how to respond to Data Subject Rights (DSR) requests for Power Apps customer data
Published Date : Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Package Deployer tool - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/package-deployer-tool Learn about migrating configuration data, solutions, and more from one environment to another.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Limitations - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/guidance/coe/limitations Limitations of some components within the CoE Starter Kit, such as potential timeouts, Government Community Cloud availability, and more.
Published Date : Friday, April 10, 2020

Manage data loss prevention (DLP) policies - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/prevent-data-loss Walkthrough of how to manage data loss prevention policies for Power Apps.
Published Date : Thursday, April 23, 2020

PowerShell support (preview) - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/powerapps-powershell Description of the different PowerShell cmdlets and a walkthrough of how to install and run them.
Published Date : Thursday, June 25, 2020

Deploy packages using Package Deployer and Windows PowerShell - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/deploy-packages-using-package-deployer-windows-powershell Use Windows PowerShell to deploy packages The Package Deployer tool also provides Windows PowerShell support to deploy packages. ... To import: Obtain the PowerShell files for the Package Deployer.
Published Date : Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Microsoft Power Platform Build Tools for Azure DevOps - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/devops-build-tools Learn about the ALM-related tools, APIs, and services that are available to developers when using Azure DevOps.
Published Date : Thursday, June 4, 2020

Use the Power Apps checker web API - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/alm/checker-api/overview The Power Apps checker Web API provides a development experience that can be used across a wide variety of programming languages, platforms, and devices
Published Date : Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Create a data loss prevention (DLP) policy - Power Platform

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-platform/admin/create-dlp-policy In this quickstart, you learn how to create a data loss prevention (DLP) policy in Power Apps
Published Date : Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Create a snapshot from a VHD to create multiple identical managed disks - PowerShell Sample

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/scripts/virtual-machines-windows-powershell-sample-create-snapshot-from-vhd Azure PowerShell Script Sample - Create a snapshot from a VHD to create multiple identical managed disks in small amount of time
Published Date : Monday, June 5, 2017

Connect your on-premises network to an Azure virtual network: Site-to-Site VPN: PowerShell - Azure VPN Gateway

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/vpn-gateway/vpn-gateway-create-site-to-site-rm-powershell Steps to create an IPsec connection from your on-premises network to an Azure virtual network over the public Internet. These steps will help you create a cross-premises Site-to-Site VPN Gateway connection using PowerShell.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Configure managed identities on virtual machine scale sets using PowerShell - Azure AD

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/managed-identities-azure-resources/qs-configure-powershell-windows-vmss Step-by-step instructions for configuring a system and user-assigned managed identities on a virtual machine scale set using PowerShell.
Published Date : Thursday, September 26, 2019

Create tumbling window triggers in Azure Data Factory - Azure Data Factory

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/data-factory/how-to-create-tumbling-window-trigger Learn how to create a trigger in Azure Data Factory that runs a pipeline on a tumbling window.
Published Date : Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Support for disaster recovery of Hyper-V VMs to Azure with Azure Site Recovery - Azure Site Recovery

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/site-recovery/hyper-v-azure-support-matrix Summarizes the supported components and requirements for Hyper-V VM disaster recovery to Azure with Azure Site Recovery
Published Date : Monday, January 27, 2020

Create multiple resource instances - Azure Resource Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-resource-manager/templates/template-tutorial-create-multiple-instances Learn how to create an Azure Resource Manager template to create multiple Azure resource instances.
Published Date : Thursday, April 23, 2020

Azure AD Application Proxy frequently asked questions

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/manage-apps/application-proxy-faq Learn answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ) about using Azure AD Application Proxy to publish internal, on-premises applications to remote users.
Published Date : Thursday, October 3, 2019

Upload image data in the cloud with Azure Storage

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-upload-process-images Use Azure Blob storage with a web app to store app data
Published Date : Wednesday, June 24, 2020

ActiveDirectoryInteractive connects to SQL - Azure SQL Database

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/database/active-directory-interactive-connect-azure-sql-db C# Code example, with explanations, for connecting to Azure SQL Database by using SqlAuthenticationMethod.ActiveDirectoryInteractive mode.
Published Date : Thursday, April 23, 2020

Azure CLI Script Sample - Work with key-values in App Configuration Store - Azure App Configuration

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-app-configuration/scripts/cli-work-with-keys Use Azure CLI script to create, view, update and delete key values from App Configuration store
Published Date : Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Log in to a Linux VM with Azure Active Directory credentials - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/login-using-aad Learn how to create and configure a Linux VM to sign in using Azure Active Directory authentication.
Published Date : Thursday, August 29, 2019

Provision new tenants in a multitenant app - Azure SQL Database

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/database/saas-dbpertenant-provision-and-catalog Learn how to provision and catalog new tenants in an Azure SQL Database multitenant SaaS app
Published Date : Monday, September 24, 2018

Automatically provision devices with DPS using X.509 certificates - Azure IoT Edge

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/iot-edge/how-to-auto-provision-x509-certs Use X.509 certificates to test automatic device provisioning for Azure IoT Edge with Device Provisioning Service
Published Date : Thursday, April 9, 2020

Azure Quickstart - Create a blob in object storage using Go

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-quickstart-blobs-go In this quickstart, you create a storage account and a container in object (Blob) storage. Then you use the storage client library for Go to upload a blob to Azure Storage, download a blob, and list the blobs in a container.
Published Date : Wednesday, November 14, 2018

StorSimple Virtual Array Update 1.0 release notes

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storsimple/storsimple-virtual-array-update-1-release-notes Describes critical open issues and resolutions for the StorSimple Virtual Array running Update 1.0.
Published Date : Thursday, November 2, 2017

Supportability - Azure Dedicated HSM

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/dedicated-hsm/supportability Support options and areas of responsibility for Azure Dedicated HSM in different scenarios
Published Date : Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Copy data from HDFS by using Azure Data Factory - Azure Data Factory

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/data-factory/connector-hdfs Learn how to copy data from a cloud or on-premises HDFS source to supported sink data stores by using Copy activity in an Azure Data Factory pipeline.
Published Date : Friday, May 15, 2020

Create and use v2 custom rules - Azure Web Application Firewall

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/web-application-firewall/ag/create-custom-waf-rules This article provides information on how to create Web Application Firewall (WAF) v2 custom rules in Azure Application Gateway.
Published Date : Thursday, November 14, 2019

Handle errors in Azure Automation graphical runbooks

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/automation-runbook-graphical-error-handling This article tells how to implement error handling logic in graphical runbooks.
Published Date : Friday, March 16, 2018

Azure Queue storage documentation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/queues/ Azure Queue storage is a service for storing large numbers of messages. Access messages from anywhere in the world via HTTP or HTTPS.
Published Date : Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Tutorial - Configure Azure Analysis Services roles

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/analysis-services/tutorials/analysis-services-tutorial-roles Learn how to configure Azure Analysis Services administrator and user roles by using the Azure portal or SQL Server Management Studio.
Published Date : Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Host multiple web sites using CLI - Azure Application Gateway

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/application-gateway/tutorial-multiple-sites-cli Learn how to create an application gateway that hosts multiple web sites using the Azure CLI.
Published Date : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Expand existing host pool with new session hosts - Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-desktop/virtual-desktop-fall-2019/expand-existing-host-pool-2019 How to expand an existing host pool with new session hosts in Windows Virtual Desktop.
Published Date : Monday, March 30, 2020

Azure Premium Storage: Design for performance on Linux VMs - Azure Linux Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/premium-storage-performance Design high-performance applications using Azure premium SSD managed disks. Premium Storage offers high-performance, low-latency disk support for I/O-intensive workloads running on Azure Virtual Machines.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

PowerShell: Connect to a storage account - Azure App Service

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/app-service/scripts/powershell-connect-to-storage Learn how to use Azure PowerShell to automate deployment and management of App Service. This sample shows how to connect an app to a storage account.
Published Date : Monday, March 20, 2017

Use PowerShell to monitor and scale a single database in Azure SQL Database - Azure SQL Database

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/database/scripts/monitor-and-scale-database-powershell Use an Azure PowerShell example script to monitor and scale a single database in Azure SQL Database.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 12, 2019

PowerShell script to create an Azure Cosmos DB container with a large partition key

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/scripts/powershell/sql/ps-sql-container-create-large-partition-key Azure PowerShell script sample - Create a container with a large partition key in an Azure Cosmos DB account
Published Date : Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Restrict data exfiltration to Azure Storage - Azure PowerShell

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-network/virtual-network-service-endpoint-policies-powershell In this article, you learn how to limit and restrict virtual network data exfiltration to Azure Storage resources with virtual network service endpoint policies using Azure PowerShell.
Published Date : Monday, February 3, 2020

Quickstart: Create Apache Kafka with Azure PowerShell - HDInsight

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/kafka/apache-kafka-quickstart-powershell In this quickstart, you learn how to create an Apache Kafka cluster on Azure HDInsight using Azure PowerShell. You also learn about Kafka topics, subscribers, and consumers.
Published Date : Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Submit Apache Hadoop jobs in HDInsight

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/hadoop/submit-apache-hadoop-jobs-programmatically Submit Apache Hadoop jobs in Azure HDInsight using Microsoft .NET SDK, curl, or PowerShell
Published Date : Monday, December 16, 2019

Azure AD Connect: Cloud authentication via staged rollout

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/hybrid/how-to-connect-staged-rollout This article explains how to migrate from federated authentication, to cloud authentication, by using a staged rollout.
Published Date : Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Azure VM extensions and features for Windows

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/extensions/features-windows Learn what extensions are available for Azure virtual machines, grouped by what they provide or improve.
Published Date : Friday, March 30, 2018

Configure data at scale for Azure Automation State Configuration

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/automation-dsc-config-data-at-scale This article tells how to configure data at scale for Azure Automation State Configuration.
Published Date : Thursday, August 8, 2019

Quickstart - Create a Windows VM using the Azure CLI - Azure Windows Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/quick-create-cli In this quickstart, you learn how to use the Azure CLI to create a Windows virtual machine
Published Date : Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Tutorial: Add SQL Managed Instance to a failover group - Azure SQL Managed Instance

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/managed-instance/failover-group-add-instance-tutorial In this tutorial, learn to create a failover group between a primary and secondary Azure SQL Managed Instance.
Published Date : Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Conditional Access - Require MFA for Azure management - Azure Active Directory

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/conditional-access/howto-conditional-access-policy-azure-management Create a custom Conditional Access policy to require multi-factor authentication for Azure management tasks
Published Date : Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Work with Azure Desired State Configuration extension version history

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/automation-dsc-extension-history This article tells how to work with the version history for the Desired State Configuration (DSC) extension in Azure.
Published Date : Thursday, June 21, 2018

Create and manage Azure Cosmos DB with Resource Manager templates

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/manage-sql-with-resource-manager Use Azure Resource Manager templates to create and configure Azure Cosmos DB for Core (SQL) API
Published Date : Friday, June 19, 2020

Use the Azure portal to create a Service Bus queue - Azure Service Bus

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/service-bus-messaging/service-bus-quickstart-portal In this quickstart, you learn how to create a Service Bus queue by using the Azure portal. Then, you use a sample client application to send messages to and receive messages from the queue.
Published Date : Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Understanding Azure AD Connect 1.4.xx.x and device disappearance

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/hybrid/reference-connect-device-disappearance This document describes an issue that arises with version 1.4.xx.x of Azure AD Connect
Published Date : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Back up Azure Files FAQ - Azure Backup

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/backup/backup-azure-files-faq In this article, discover answers to common questions about how to protect your Azure file shares with the Azure Backup service.
Published Date : Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Azure AD token & claim types

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/develop/reference-saml-tokens A guide for understanding and evaluating the claims in the SAML 2.0 and JSON Web Tokens (JWT) tokens issued by Azure Active Directory (AAD)
Published Date : Friday, June 22, 2018

Use Apache Hadoop Hive with Curl in HDInsight - Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/hadoop/apache-hadoop-use-hive-curl Learn how to remotely submit Apache Pig jobs to Azure HDInsight using Curl.
Published Date : Monday, January 6, 2020

Move Azure internal Load Balancer to another Azure region using the Azure portal

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/load-balancer/move-across-regions-internal-load-balancer-portal Use Azure Resource Manager template to move Azure internal Load Balancer from one Azure region to another using the Azure portal
Published Date : Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Azure proximity placement groups for SAP applications

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/workloads/sap/sap-proximity-placement-scenarios Describes SAP deployment scenarios with Azure proximity placement groups
Published Date : Friday, January 17, 2020

Understand the deployment sequence order - Azure Blueprints

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/governance/blueprints/concepts/sequencing-order Learn about the default order that blueprint artifacts are deployed in during a blueprint assignment and how to customize the deployment order.
Published Date : Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Use Azure DevTest Labs for VM and PaaS test environments - Azure DevTest Labs

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devtest-labs/devtest-lab-test-env Learn how to use Azure DevTest Labs for VM and PaaS test environment scenarios.
Published Date : Friday, June 26, 2020

Quickstart - Create a Linux virtual machine scale set with an Azure Resource Manager template - Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machine-scale-sets/quick-create-template-linux Learn how to quickly create a Linux virtual machine scale with an Azure Resource Manager template that deploys a sample app and configures autoscale rules
Published Date : Friday, March 27, 2020

Migrate Azure management tools from Azure Germany to global Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/germany/germany-migration-management-tools This article provides information about migrating your Azure management tools from Azure Germany to global Azure.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Deploy Azure virtual network container networking

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-network/deploy-container-networking Learn how to deploy the Azure Virtual Network container network interface (CNI) plug-in for Kubernetes clusters that you deploy yourself, that you deploy using the ACS-Engine, and for Docker containers.
Published Date : Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Azure Virtual WAN Overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-wan/virtual-wan-about Learn about Virtual WAN automated scalable branch-to-branch connectivity, available regions, and partners.
Published Date : Monday, June 29, 2020

Introduction to Data Factory, a data integration service - Azure Data Factory

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/data-factory/v1/data-factory-introduction Learn what Azure Data Factory is: A cloud data integration service that orchestrates and automates movement and transformation of data.
Published Date : Monday, January 22, 2018

Azure Operational Security

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/security/fundamentals/operational-security Learn about Microsoft Azure Monitor logs, its services, and how it works.
Published Date : Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Create a PowerShell runbook in Azure Automation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/learn/automation-tutorial-runbook-textual-powershell This article teaches you to create, test, and publish a simple PowerShell runbook.
Published Date : Sunday, April 19, 2020

Create VM from a managed image in Azure - Azure Windows Virtual Machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/create-vm-generalized-managed Create a Windows virtual machine from a generalized managed image using Azure PowerShell or the portal.
Published Date : Monday, September 17, 2018

Get started with PowerShell - Azure Batch

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/batch/batch-powershell-cmdlets-get-started A quick introduction to the Azure PowerShell cmdlets you can use to manage Batch resources.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Create, list & delete user-assigned managed identity using Azure PowerShell - Azure AD

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/managed-identities-azure-resources/how-to-manage-ua-identity-powershell Step-by-step instructions on how to create, list, and delete user-assigned managed identity using Azure PowerShell.
Published Date : Monday, April 16, 2018

Internal redirection using PowerShell - Azure Application Gateway

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/application-gateway/redirect-internal-site-powershell Learn how to create an application gateway that redirects internal web traffic to the appropriate backend pool of servers using Azure Powershell.
Published Date : Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Azure PowerShell samples for Azure Cosmos DB - Gremlin API

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/powershell-samples-gremlin Get the Azure PowerShell samples to perform various common tasks in Azure Cosmos DB Gremlin API accounts
Published Date : Friday, June 12, 2020

Create a standalone Azure Automation account

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/automation/automation-create-standalone-account This article tells how to create a standalone Azure Automation account and a Classic Run As account.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Configure Azure Key Vault firewalls and virtual networks - Azure Key Vault

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/key-vault/general/network-security Step-by-step instructions to configure Key Vault firewalls and virtual networks
Published Date : Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Manage account access keys - Azure Storage

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/common/storage-account-keys-manage Learn how to view, manage, and rotate your storage account access keys.
Published Date : Friday, April 24, 2020

Azure Application Gateway configuration overview

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/application-gateway/configuration-overview This article describes how to configure the components of Azure Application Gateway
Published Date : Tuesday, March 24, 2020