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Install the NuGet package AppDynamics.Agent.Azure.AppService.Windows to add the .NET microservices agent directly to projects you plan to deploy to Windows Azure. This package works for Azure App Service (formerly Azure Websites): Web Apps and API Apps.
To install the AppDynamics for Windows Azure NuGet package you need the following:
These instructions assume you are familiar with NuGet package management in Visual Studio and with the Microsoft Azure Portal. You can also try the step-through tutorial on how to instrument an App Service on the community knowledgebase.
Use the NuGet package manager to browse the nuget.org package source and install the AppDynamics.Agent.Azure.AppService.Windows package to your Azure solution in Visual Studio.
For details about managing NuGet packages, see the documentation for your version of Visual Studio.
The AppDynamics.Agent.Azure.AppService.Windows package installation prompts you as follows:
For information about the AppDynamicsConfig.json file, see AppDynamicsConfig.json File.
You have the following options to configure the .NET Agent to connect to the AppDynamics Controller:
By default, the .NET microservices agent names Azure tiers as site name. The .NET microservices agent names Azure nodes by machine name appended with the website hostname.