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Unable to create service connection in Azure DevOps using Labs

 To interact with Azure resources, we need to create a service connection from Azure devops. But while creating service connection it fails with the policy issue. It throws the error : "Failed to create app in active directory" – insufficient previleges.

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Hi Babum,

Thanks for posting and sorry you’re having a bit of trouble there!  It would help greatly if you could provide specifics of your problem – for instance, is this a specific hands-on lab you’re struggling with? Or are you trying to follow along with a demo which might not be compatible with our Cloud Playground?  A link is useful, as well as the steps you’re taking.

We are able to provide service principles for Azure within hands-on labs which you can add as a manual service connection in DevOps, but the automatic option will not work.

If you can share some specifics we’ll take a look! Thanks 🙂

Jonathon

A Cloud Guru

Babum Marimuthu

Hi Jonathon, thanks a lot for getting back to me quickly.

Babum Marimuthu

PS C:WINDOWSsystem32> az ad sp create-for-rbac -n "bmserviceprincipal" –role contributor –scopes /subscriptions/0f39574d-d756-48cf-b622-0e27a6943bd2/resourceGroups/1-9ec0885b-playground-sandbox Changing "bmserviceprincipal" to a valid URI of "http://bmserviceprincipal", which is the required format used for service principal names Directory permission is needed for the current user to register the application. For how to configure, please refer ‘https://docs.microsoft.com/azure/azure-resource-manager/resource-group-create-service-principal-portal‘. Original error: Insufficient privileges to complete the operation. PS C:WINDOWSsystem32>

Babum Marimuthu

Please refer to the error here

Babum Marimuthu

"Directory permission is needed for the current user to register the application."

Any update on this one?

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