Install and configure SQL AlwaysON AG with Listener on Azure

Configuring the Nodes - Shared Location

The following process is a standard share with permissions added.
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Browse to the folder you wish to share, right click > Properties. Click on the Sharing tab, then click Advanced Sharing
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Place a tick next to Share this folder and click on Permissions
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Highlight Everyone and click on Remove.
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Click on Add
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Add the users and or groups, click on Check Names to verify they actually exist. Click on OK
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Select each account that was added and ensure that Full Control has been ticket. This will tick all the boxes. Click OK
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This will show that the path has now been shared.
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Click on the Security tab (This is owned by the original SQL Server Service Account prior to updating the login for this). Due to this, we need to click on Advanced
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Click on Change next to Owner
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Add the SQL Server Service Account. Click on Check Names to verify the account actually exists. Click OK
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Click on Add
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Click on Select a principal
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Search for a group and or user. Click on Check Names to verify the account actually exists. Click OK
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Ensure Modify has been ticked. This will automatically tick Write. Click OK
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This displays the permissions have been added. Click OK
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Click OK

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