Step-by-Step: How to Create a File Share with NTFS Permissions Using Microsoft Azure File Storage and active directory authentication in just a few minutes

This video covers:

  • 00:11 Create an Azure file share
  • 01:10 Create a Private Endpoint for file storage
  • 00:59 Configuring Storage Account Networking and Firewall
  • 02:20 Create A File Share with 100 GB Capacity
  • 02:40 Enable AD authentication for your storage account
  • 05:40 Configure share permissions and Configure NTFS permissions for the file share
  • 06:20 Test secured SMB access with on-premises Windows AD Directory Services.

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