Azure SQL Free Database Offer Charging for Storage

Daniel Nguyen 0 Reputation points
2024-05-02T01:08:43.9766667+00:00

2024-05-02_10-27-51

Hi There

I have a quick question regarding the Azure SQL Free Database Offer.

It seems that I got charged for database storage despite not consuming the 32gb of free storage. Is there any reason why it's charging me for storage?

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  1. Marcin Policht 13,480 Reputation points MVP
    2024-05-02T01:16:21.71+00:00

    As far as I can tell, the maximum database size needs to be set to 32 GB. As per https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-sql/database/free-offer?view=azuresql

    • Maximum of 4 vCores and the maximum database size of 32 GB.

    You might want to raise a billing ticket to clarify this


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