Configuring Point-to-site in Azure Resource Manager

In addition to creating a site to site connection in Azure, you can also use the same gateway to configure a Point-to-site connection. Point-to-site configuration allows a secure connection from a client computer, individually, to the virtual network in Azure. It’s a very good solution when you need to work remotely or when you need to give temporary access to a customer to connect to a virtual network.

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How to reset Azure ARM VM credentials

Just a quick tip for today. If you need to reset the administrative credentials of your Virtual Machine running ARM (IaaS v2), use one of the two solutions below:

Using Powershell cmdlets:

Download from: http://aka.ms/webpi-azps

PS C:\> Login-AzureRmAccount
PS C:\> Set-AzureRmVMAccessExtension -ResourceGroupName RESOURCE_GROUP_NAME -Name HOSTNAME -VMName VM_NAME -UserName USER -Password PASSWORD

Using the CLI:

Download from: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/xplat-cli-install/

> azure login
> azure config mode arm
> azure vm reset-access -g RESORCE_GROUP_NAME -n VM_NAME -u USER -p PASSWORD

That’s it! You should be able to login to your VM now.