How to Create a Load Balancer in Microsoft Azure.

  • Login to Azure Portal.
  • Select All Services and search load balancers.
  • Click on Load Balancers Service.


  • Click on Create.

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  • In the Basics Tab provide required information


  • Subscription: An Azure subscription grants you access to Azure services.
  • Resource group name: A resource group is a collection of resources.
  • Name: Enter the load balancer name.
  • Select Region.
  • Type: Select public or Internal.
  • Select SKU.
  • Select Tier.
  • Public IP address: Create or use existing Public IP address.
  • Public IP address name: Type the Public IP address name.
  • Select Availability zone.
  • Add a public IPv6 address : Select No.
  • Routing preference: Select default Microsoft network.


  • Click Next on Tags.

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  • On Tags Tab provide the tag name and value for Load Balancer.
  • Click Next on Review + Create.


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  • If you get a message “Validation passed”.
  • Then click on Create.

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  • After some time, you will see a message as “Your deployment is ready”.
  • Click on “Go to resources” & You can see that the Load Balancer is there with the name we provide.



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