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AMS Now Supports Managing CORS and Minute Level Storage Analytics

The Windows Azure Storage Team recently announced several new great features for the storage service, most notably they have added CORS and JSON support to the services.  Beyond those the update had many great features in it so make sure

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Help us redesign the connection tree in Azure Management Studio

Many users will have noticed how we’ve been focusing a lot of our energy recently on cleaning up the interface, making it easier to use, and generally improving the overall user experience. As we continue to improve AMS, it’s becoming

Azure Management Studio Tip–Colored Coded BLOB containers

When working with BLOB storage within Azure Management Studio (AMS) you might want to know which containers are private and which are public.  The good news is that we can color code the icons for you: Red = a Private

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Installing Azure Explorer or Azure Management Studio on a Windows Azure VM

If you attempt to install either Azure Explorer or Azure Management Studio on a Virtual Machine running on Windows Azure you may run into a error when it attempts to install.  The simple error message mentioned may say, “Application cannot

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How to Snapshot and Restore Virtual Machines Running on Windows Azure

A couple of AMC users have recently asked us how to take snapshots of VMs in Azure and restore them. One of our colleagues dived in to this problem and figured out the details, so we thought we’d share what

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