How can you mount the Azure Storage file share over SMB?

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Tags: Azure Cloud Azure Storage

Answer

  • Use the storage account name as a user name
  • Use storage account key as a password

To mount an Azure file share, you will need the primary (or secondary) storage key.

SAS keys are not currently supported for mounting.

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