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How to start using recently uploaded Azure disk

After you uploaded a vhd and before you can start really using it you must mark it as a data disk or as an OS disk using the following command: Add-AzureDisk -DiskName ‘myvhd.vhd’ -MediaLocation http://example.blob.core.windows.net/container/myvhd.vhd -OS Windows

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How to re-create symlinks of VM configs in Hyper-V using PowerShell

Hyper-V keeps VM configs at %ProgramData%\Microsoft\Windows\Hyper-V\Virtual Machines\ as symlinks to the original location. You may get them broken due to various reasons, e.g.: Server disaster and then recovery Upgrade to the next version of OS/Hyper-V and then rollback Migration of … Continue reading

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How to select Azure subscription if you have more than one using PowerShell

If you have more than one Azure subscription in your account and try to upload a vhd using the instruction: Get-AzurePublishSettingsFile Import-AzurePublishSettingsFile d:credentials.publishsettings Add-AzureVhd -LocalFilePath d:my.vhd -Destination http://example.com/blob/container You may get an error saying that selected account doesn’t have given … Continue reading

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