It then failed with a different error (and much earlier). CloudDriveException 0x80070103 which you have pointed me to the article for.
Now it attaches ok. The strange thing now is that the device has a warning when the vm starts (but only when hosted in azure), I have to manually go into the vm on azure and update the driver to get it to work. Obviously, this is not ideal. the VM Image itself
seems fine when hosted in HyperVisor
Marked As Answer byIan1971Friday, April 27, 2012 10:10 AM
Unfortunately that also doesn't work. I am ok for now using project dir, so no biggie. More worrying is the fact that my vm on azure always needs me to fix the wa miniport device even though it was installed ok in hypervisor. Going to raise this as another