Create Azure Web App with azure-cli

Start at https://shell.azure.com. Forcing my self to get better at using the command prompt as opposed to Azure Portal. These are a list of some of the azure-cli commands that I use frequently. List Locations To retrieve a list of available Azure regions use az account list-locations. Create Resource Group To create a resource group use…

How to Query Azure Table Storage with Postman

In preparation you will need to create a table in either a new or existing Azure Storage Account. In order to query Azure table storage with Postman you will need to create a Shared Access Signature (SAS) token.  To do this navigate to the Shared access signature blade of the table storage account where the…

Azure Application Insights Funnels

As defined by Microsoft: Understanding the customer experience is of the utmost importance to your business. If your application involves multiple stages, you need to know if most customers are progressing through the entire process, or if they are ending the process at some point. The progression through a series of steps in a web…

Passing Scope to Azure AD B2C

I have been playing a lot lately with Azure AD B2C, trying to look at replacing Auth0 with Azure AD B2C. Auth0 is definitely the easier of the two to implement, for now. Anyway, I have been using Postman to authenticate to Azure AD B2C when I began struggling with how to pass multiple scopes. …

Update Application Settings for an Azure App Service

With our migration to VSTS I ran into an issue where I wanted to update Application Settings for an Azure App Service. At first I thought I could just modify the Variables in my Release Build Definition. Unfortunately that did not work. ☹️ Variables are geared towards transformation, be it web.config or appsettings.json. What to do?…