Steps to Create Azure Webapps and Download Publish Profile in Windows Azure

create azure webapps office 365

Creating Azure web apps is a quite straightforward process. If you want to create any Azure Add-in for Office 365 then the 1st step would create an Azure Web app.

I will further provide steps to create web apps and download publish profile. Publish Profile is an important file in Azure solution which needs to be imported while the deployment process of Azure Solution.

I will write another article for step by step process to create and deploy Azure Add-in.

– Browse https://portal.azure.com
– Provide User id and password to login the site.
– Create New Webapp by selecting Web App option. Type Web in the search box the webapp template will be displayed.

create azure webapps office 365
create azure webapps office 365


– Select Web app further as per below screenshot and click on Create Button.

How to create Azure Webapps

– Provide the app Name , select the subscription and select existing Azure Group.

– We can create new Resource Group as well. The default App Service plan/location is selected as West US which we can be changed.

– Check Pin to dashboard option for further easy access.

– Click on Create button to complete the process.

download and publish azure apps in Office 365
download and publish azure apps in Office 365

Click on Resource groups which will further show the Web app as “AzureApp”. Click on “AzureApp” which will display all webapps.

Select the test app which will display the web app details.

Download Publish Profile which will be imported in Visual studio custom App solution.


Read some SharePoint online and Azure tutorials:

Hope this will be helpful.


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I have 9 years of exprience into SharePoint implementation, architecture, Administrator, development and Training.Designing Information Architecture in SharePoint 2007, 2010,2013 and Office 365.

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