Monthly Archives: June 2016

Upgrading Minecraft on an Azure VM

When you deploy an Azure Minecraft VM using the Azure Resource Manager template it should be running the latest Minecraft server version, but the Mojang folks update the server fairly often, and before you know it your Minecraft launcher is … Continue reading

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How to convert an Azure virtual machine to a VM Scale Set

If you have a regular Azure Resource Manager virtual machine, you can convert it to be a source image for a VM Scale Set. Update 3/21/17: Since Azure Managed Disks were introduced, it’s now recommended to create scale sets based … Continue reading

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