After you have deployed your Azure project to the cloud, continue to installing the database. The Microsoft Azure project can use any type of SQL database, hosted either on a standard SQL Server or in the cloud. This topic describes the installation on an SQL Azure server.
If you have already configured the connection string for your project, you can skip the Generating the connection string and Setting the connection strings sections.
Installing a database on an Azure SQL server
To install the database on an Azure SQL server, use the system to generate the connection string, paste the connection string as a value to your cloud service and let the system install the database.
Generating the connection string
- Access the website of your deployed Azure project.
- You can find the URL if you choose Cloud services -> select your service -> Dashboard under Site URL.
- Deploying Kentico to Microsoft Azure – Know your web hosting options
- Deploying Kentico to Microsoft Azure – Know your database options
Setting the connection strings
Finishing the database installation
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