Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

How to install Azure Storage Explorer on macOS

Microsoft Azure is a multi-platform solution, and for the IT Pro we can chose which platform we want to use to manage the servicem including macOS, Linux and Windows. Today,…

Installing Visual Studio Code

There are many ways to provision VMs in Microsoft Azure, one of them is using Templates feature. When using templates we need to work on Azure Resource Manager JSON files….

Techgenix Article: Manage on-premises servers using Azure Server Management Tool

Hello folks, Last week, I published an article explaining the process to configure SMT (Server Management Tool) which in Preview on Microsoft Azure. A second article is coming up and…

Installing Server Management tools

In this tutorial, we are going over the process to install the required software in a Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 to support SMT (Server Management Tools)…

Adding a domain in Azure Active Directory

Adding and validating a domain in Microsoft Azure using the new portal based on Azure Resource Manager (ARM). The new portal has been out there for a while, but since…

Azure Free Trial expired. How to continue using the services ?

The Azure free trial expiration is common for administrator that are starting with Microsoft Azure. In this Tutorial, we are going over the simple steps to convert a free trial…

Resetting DNS changes at adapter level in Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) is picky when it comes to change DNS and network adapter settings at the VM level. Solution If for some reason you lost…

Using Diagram feature in Azure Portal

How to use the diagram feature in the Microsoft Azure Portal (Azure Resource Manager). Solution It reminds me of System Center Operations Manager, when you select any VM running in…

Azure AD Connect– In-place Upgrade

How to perform a in-place upgrade to AAD Connect (Azure Active Directory Connect).  When using DirSync tool there are two ways to upgrade to the AAD Connect: in-place upgrade method…

Microsoft Azure Internal Load Balancer

Creating a ILB (Internal Load Balancer in Microsoft Azure. Using Microsoft Azure the administrator has two built-in Load Balancers which are: Internet and Internal Load Balancers, besides of the third-party…