Azure Blob Storage
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Steps to follow
Create a storage account
Open the Azure main page and click in the top left corner.
Select Storage accounts.
On the top panel, click Create.
On the Basic tab, select the subscription for the new storage account.
Enter the name of the resource group and your account.
Select the region closest to your performers. For example, for performers from Germany:.
Leave other fields unchanged. Click Review + create.
Wait till it opens. Click Go to resource.
Create a container.
In the Data storage section in the left menu, select Containers.
On the top panel, click Container.
Enter the container name.
Upload your files to the container.
To open the container, click on its name.
On the top panel, click Send.
Select files on your device.
In the Send to folder field in the Additional section, enter the name of the folder. If the folder doesn't exist, it will be created.Attention. The name can't contain spaces. Files can't be accessed by link.
Select the uploaded file and copy its URL from the Review section.
All file links are created by the same template.
Links look like this:
https://<storage-account>.blob.core.windows.net/<container>/<file-name>Copied to clipboard
The link in the folder looks like this:
https://<storage-account>.blob.core.windows.net/<container>/<file-path>/<file-name>Copied to clipboardNote.
To quickly get links to other files, copy the link to one of them and replace
<file-name>with the names of other files.
In theTSV file with the tasks, paste the links into the column that matches the input data field to which this data is passed.
For example, if you want to use images in the
imagefield, specify the file links in the
INPUT:image https://mytolokaaccount.blob.core.windows.net/mycontainer/newfolder/image1.png https://mytolokaaccount.blob.core.windows.net/mycontainer/newfolder/image2.pngCopied to clipboard