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This article covers the operation of a custom script that will copy supported DNS records from a Windows DNS server into AzureDNS. The script will search the specified DNS Zone on a Windows DNS Server for supported Azure DNS records (MX,A,AAAA,SRV,TXT,CNAME & PTR) and copy those record over to AzureDNS. This script should only be used for initial copy as it will try to create new DNS Zone in Azure and if that fail because DNS Zone is already in Azure script will terminate. Requirements for running script are;

  1. Access to windows DNS Server
  2. Azure Global Admin Account
  3. Windows PowerShell 4.0+
  4. Azure PowerShell 3.0+
Copying Windows DNS Zone to AzureDNS

Copying Windows DNS Zone to AzureDNS

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This article covers using my custom script to configuring WinRM HTTPS on an Azure Nano Server. The script (NanoWinRM-SelfSCert-Deployment.ps1) creates a local self-signed certificate on machine and use that certificate to configure WinRM HTTPS on the Nano Server. This option created a shared on a storage account to transfer certificate. Requirements for running script are;

  1. Azure Global Admin Account
  2. Windows 10 or Windows Server 2016
    • Windows PowerShell 5.1
  3. Azure PowerShell 3.0+
Configure WinRM HTTPS on Nano with Local Self-Signed Certificate

Configure WinRM HTTPS on Nano with Local Self-Signed Certificate

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This article covers using my custom script to configuring WinRM HTTPS on an Azure Nano Server. The script (NanoWinRM-KeyVaultCert-Deployment.ps1) uses the Azure Key Vault to create a certificate and use that certificate to configure WinRM HTTPS on the Nano Server. Note using this option you might accrue some Key Vault services charges. Requirements for running script are;

  1. Azure Global Admin Account
  2. Windows PowerShell 4.0+
  3. Azure PowerShell 3.0+

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