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Front Door Standard/Premium with Azure DNS and custom domain

Last updated: 03/03/2022

This template creates a Front Door Standard/Premium including a custom domain on Azure DNS and Microsoft-managed certificate.

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Parameter Name Description
endpointName The name of the Front Door endpoint to create. This must be globally unique.
skuName The name of the SKU to use when creating the Front Door profile.
originHostName The host name that should be used when connecting from Front Door to the origin.
dnsZoneName The name of the DNS zone to create.
cnameRecordName The name of the CNAME record to create within the DNS zone. The record will be an alias to your Front Door endpoint.

Use the template


New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface