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Availability of Azure Cloud Service Name

Q: How can I check whether a specific cloud service name is available in Azure?

A: Cloud service names must be unique in Azure. To test whether a name is available, run the following PowerShell code:

Test-AzureName -Service 'CloudServiceNameToTestFor'

If the result is False, the name is available.

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