How to access file share from Azure function app

Nuwan Wickramanayaka 81 Reputation points

Hi all

I am trying to access Azure file share from my function app. like accessing the network share


It gives error "Access to the path is denied " error. Storage account is created in same resources group.

Further I am required to access file shares from other accounts as well.

Kindly let me know the approach that I should follow to achieve this


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  1. Sreeju Nair 11,946 Reputation points

    To use Azure fileshare from your function, you can configure the Azure Storage Connection sTring.


    Once you configure the connectionstring for your fileshare, refer the following tutorial that tells you how to access the file share from a .Net application.

    Hope this helps

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