IIS AppPool and Active Directory Integrated

As part of migrating IIS virtual machines into Azure (IaaS) and migrating SQL Server databases into Azure SQL (DB or Managed Instances), we use the following steps so the websites can access their associated DBs without putting credentials into the web.config or appsettings.json files. This is inline with the existing SQL connection strings using integrated

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Microsoft Build 2021

Microsoft is hosting their premiere developer even, MSBuild, virtually on May 25-27, 2021. If it is anything like Microsoft Build 2020, Ignite 2020, or Ignite 2021, it will be full of great technical training, technical trends, “some” sales pitches on Azure, and an opportunity to connect with others in the industry (and let’s face it,

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Run Windows Terminal as Administrator by Default

Windows Terminal is a nice command-line tool, supporting PowerShell, Command Prompt, Azure Cloud Shell, Windows Subsystem for Linux (can open Linux prompts), etc. One major issue is that it is a pain to regularly open Windows Terminal as an Administrator. It requires right-clicking on the launch icon and selecting Run as Administrator. Ugh! With Command

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