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Installing Drupal 7 on Windows Azure with the Windows Azure App Companion Tool

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IMPORTANT NOTE - July 13, 2011

The Windows Azure Companion was an experimental tool to provide a simple experience installing and configuring platform-elements (PHP runtime, extensions) and web applications on Windows Azure.  Based the feedback and results Microsoft has decided to stop any further development of the Windows Azure Companion and instead we recommend using the new  tools available at http://azurephp.interoperabilitybridges.com/downloadsto deploy applications to Windows Azure

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This simple demo will show you how to try out Drupal 7 running on Windows Azure with just a few clicks using the App Companion Tool.  For more detailed step-by-step instructions see this article.

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      Asheley Forrester

      Drupal 7, the latest is a hit in the market. Out of the many Content management Systems, Drupal has proved to be few of the best CMS's. 

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      JMetaJ

      I'm not able to create a database using phpMyAdmin due to this error: "The configuration file now needs a secret passphrase (blowfish_secret)." How do we resolve this problem in order for Drupal to work?

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