Autoscale cannot set next day midnight as ramp down start time

Leo Lee 140 Reputation points
2023-08-30T08:30:07.0933333+00:00

Hi,

We are setting up a scaling plan, and would like to set off peak hour start from next day midnight ( After 23:59). And error meassage "The start time should be later than previous tab start time." show.

We would like to ramp down start at 23:00 and Off-peak hours start at 01:30., any idea it is supported by Autoscale ?

Thnaks,

Leo

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  1. Michael Durkan 12,196 Reputation points MVP
    2023-09-02T10:26:35.3833333+00:00

    Hi

    no, its not supported. Even though you have the option to set up scaling for multiple days (weekdays or weekend schedules), the assumption is that the entire plan will run in a single 24 hour cycle from 00:00 until 23:59 and then repeat on the subsequent days you have specified.

    You could try this using Logic Apps scaling, but afaik it follows the same principles.

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-desktop/set-up-scaling-script

    Hope this helps,

    Thanks

    Michael Durkan

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  1. Azure Admin 0 Reputation points
    2023-09-04T05:40:20.5433333+00:00

    Hi Michael,

    Thank You for the answer!!

    So the latest off peak hour I can set is from 23:59 to next day ramp up start time? Say 0800?

    Is there MS's KB mention about that?

    Thanks

    Leo