PowerTip: Use PowerShell to List all Azure Subscription Websites

Summary: Use Windows PowerShell to list all of your Azure subscription websites.  How can I use Windows PowerShell to list all the websites in my Azure subscription that are using the new preview module?  After you have authenticated (Add-AzureRmAccount), run: Get-AzureRmResource -ResourceType Microsoft.Web/sites


Use PowerShell to Scale Azure Websites

Summary: Anders Wahlqvist talks about using Windows PowerShell to scale Azure websites. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we have a guest post from Anders Wahlqvist. Anders is really active on Twitter—as a matter of fact, that is where we met. I saw references to his blog, read it, and found that he…


Managing Azure IaaS with Windows PowerShell: Part 4

Summary: Create a simple virtual machine from a predefined template in Azure. Honorary Scripting Guy, Sean Kearney, is here with my head still stuck in the clouds! Yesterday we created a network in Microsoft Azure for our resources to leverage—much like Hyper-V leverages a virtual network switch for its resources. Today we'll create a simple…


Weekend Scripter: Use PowerShell to Migrate to Active Directory On-Premises

Summary: Microsoft PFE, Asia Gandecka, talks about using Windows PowerShell to migrate users from Windows Azure Active Directory to Active Directory on-premises. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Let’s welcome a new guest blogger, Asia Gandecka… I have been with Microsoft since 2011 working as a a premier field engineer. I support the SharePoint infrastructure,…


Create Backups of Virtual Machines in Windows Azure by using PowerShell

Summary: Guest blogger, Keith Mayer, talks about using Windows PowerShell to manage cloud-based backups. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Welcome back Keith Mayer as our guest blogger today. This is Part 1 of a two-part series. In Part 2, we’ll restore virtual machines in Windows Azure from these backups. Keith Mayer is a…


Get Windows Azure Active Directory Tenant ID in Windows PowerShell

Summary: Get your Windows Azure Active Directory tenant ID in Windows PowerShell.  How can I get my Windows Azure Active Directory tenant ID in Windows PowerShell?  Use the Add-AzureAccount cmdlet to add your Windows Azure account to Windows PowerShell: PS C:> Add-AzureAccount           Then use Get-AzureAccount to get the tenant ID: PS…