First approach – adding a storage account to your resource group

To add a storage account to your resource group, perform the following steps:

  1. Open your Azure portal at
  2. In the portal, click on Create a resource | Storage | Storage account - blob, file, table, queue, as shown in the following screenshot:
  1. On the Create storage account blade, type a unique name for the storage account you are creating in the Name textbox. If the name is unique, you will see a green tick:
  1. In the Location list, select the same location ...

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