I've created and uploaded a VM successfully on Azure. When I connect to this VM, a .rdp file gets downloaded.
However if I try to connect to the same VM (picking up the VM name from .rdp file) through mstsc command, I'm unable to connect.
So my question is do I need to do some extra setting in my VHD file? Or connecting through terminal services is not possible for VMs in azure?
You need to open the IP address range of the VM in the network firewall. You can get the IP Address from Management portal.
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- 已标记为答案 Arwind - MSFTModerator 2012年5月23日 8:33
If I understand you correctly, you can connect to the VM from the rdp file ( downloaded from the management portal ), but if you just run mstsc , and put the dns yoursite.cloudapp.net, you can't connect.
I did exact same thing. Here is what I found :
The rdp file has extral line:
This will tell Azure server side to forward the traffic to the correct role instance.
If you have a workrole and a webrole, you will see in their .rdp file, they have the same full address:yoursite.cloudapp.net, the loadbalanceinfo will tell Azure service which role instance the client want to access.
You can check this document:
- 已编辑 Jack 's name is already in use 2012年5月25日 19:21