I know the class directs us to use drive E: when doing the exercises, but the Cloud Environment only had D:. Should I have created an E: partition? I have just been doing the exercises with the D: drive
Azure default temporary storage drive is D drive. Microsoft alway recommends not to store any data files in this drive as there is a chance that drive will be lost if VM is switched off or recovered. If VM allocated to you is temporary then you can use the drive for your exercise.
Understanding the temporary drive on Windows Azure Virtual Machines – Microsoft Azure Support Team Blog
You don't need to create a E partition. You can just use the D drive instead for the exercises in this class.
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