Azure Functions Tutorials

Are you looking to learn some basic to advanced things about Azure Functions?

You’ll get many helpful Azure Functions tips and tutorials on this page.

Here, you will find in-depth, step-by-step tutorials on Azure Functions, often accompanied by a video tutorial.

I regularly update this table with the new Azure Functions tutorials.

Getting Started with Azure Functions

NameDescription
What Is Azure FunctionsLearn What Is Azure Functions, its features and benefits, What is Azure Functions Used For, its versions, different types of Azure Functions Triggers, etc.
Azure Durable FunctionsLearn Azure Functions pricing. How much do you need to pay to use Azure Function?
Azure Functions BindingsLearn different types of Bindings that Azure Functions support.
Azure Function PricingLearn about Azure Functions App Service Plan, When To Choose App Service Plan? and the steps to create an App service plan and the and Pricing details.
Azure Functions App Service PlanLearn about Azure Functions Premium Plan and its benefits, How To Create A Premium Plan, and its Pricing details.
Azure Functions Premium PlanLearn about Azure Functions App Service Plan, When To Choose App Service Plan? and the steps to create an App service plan and the Pricing details.
Azure Function Consumption Plan vs PremiumLearn the key differences between Azure Function Consumption Plan and Azure Function Premium Plan.
Azure Functions LimitationsYou can also check out the limitations of Azure Function.

Create Azure Function

Assuming you have some idea now on the Azure Functions. Now, In this section, let us Learn how to create different types of Azure Functions.

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Create a Function App in Azure PortalLearn How to create a Function App in Azure Portal.
Create Azure Function using Visual Studio Code and PowerShellLearn how to create Azure Function in Visual Studio Code.
Create Azure Functions In Visual StudioLearn How To Create and Deploy Azure Functions In Visual Studio.
Create a typescript Azure Function.Learn how to create and deploy a typescript Azure Function from Visual Studio Code.
Create Azure Functions In PythonLearn how to Create And Consume Azure functions from ASP.NET Core using Visual Studio 2019.
Create Node.js Azure FunctionsLearn How To Create Node.js Azure Functions using Visual Studio Code and Azure Portal.
PowerShell Azure FunctionLearn how to create and deploy PowerShell Azure Function using Visual Studio Code and Azure Portal with multiple examples. Along with its benefits.
Azure Function HTTP TriggerLearn what Azure Function HTTP Trigger is and how to create and deploy an HTTP Trigger Azure Function using Visual Studio 2019.
Timer trigger Azure function.Learn, How To Create Azure Functions Time Trigger, how To Schedule Azure functions timer trigger, and how To Deploy Azure Functions Timer Trigger, etc.
Create And Consume Azure Function From ASP.NET CoreLearn how to to Create And Consume Azure functions from ASP.NET Core using Visual Studio 2019.
Azure Functions C# ExampleCheck out an excellent example of Azure Functions using C#.
Use Azure Functions to Send And Read Messages From Azure Service Bus QueuesLearn how to Create And Consume Azure functions from ASP.NET Core using Visual Studio 2019.
Edit existing Azure Function in Visual Studio Code.Learn how to edit existing Azure Functions in Visual Studio Code.
How To Access Azure Functions wwwroot FolderLearn How To Access Azure Functions wwwroot Folder using the Advanced Tool (Kudu).
How To Store Logs in Azure Functions Which Can Be Accessed LaterLearn how to configure Azure Application Insights, Azure Functions Logging, Where To See Logs in Azure Functions, etc.
How to debug Azure Function locallyLearn how to debug Azure function locally in Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code.
Run Multiple Azure Functions LocallyLearn how to run multiple Azure Functions locally
How To Trigger Azure FunctionsLearn Azure Function Triggers, How To Trigger Azure Functions, Azure Function Multiple Triggers, etc.
How To Monitor Azure FunctionsLearn how to configure Azure Monitor Logs for your Azure function to monitor your Azure Function.
Use dependency injection in Azure Functions.Learn how to use dependency injection in Azure Functions with real-time examples.
Access App Setting of Azure FunctionsLearn How To Access App Setting of your Azure Functions.
Azure Function Folder StructureLearn the details about the Azure Function Folder Structure.
Use Automapper In Azure FunctionsLearn How To Use Automapper In Azure Functions with examples.
How Many Functions In One Azure Function AppLearn how many instances you can run in one Function App.
How To Store Logs in Azure Functions, Which Can Be Accessed LaterLearn to configure Azure Application Insights, Where To See Logs in Azure Functions, Azure Function Log To Blob Storage, etc.
How Much Memory Available For Azure FunctionsCheck out How Much Memory Available For Azure Functions.
Create API With Azure FunctionsCheck out How To Create API With Azure Functions.
Figure Out IP Address For Azure FunctionsLearn How To get IP addresses for Azure Functions using Azure Portal, Azure Resource Explorer, and PowerShell.
Add Custom Modules to Azure Functions AppYou can learn How To Add Custom Modules to the Azure Functions App.
Find Azure Functions Run Time VersionLearn How To Find Azure Functions Run Time Version
Azure Function IloggerLearn about the Azure Function Ilogger class and how to implement in your Azure Function with examples.
Azure Function Whitelist IP AddressLearn how to restrict an IP address from accessing your Azure Function.
Azure Function TimeoutLearn what Azure Function Timeout is, the default time based on the Azure Function pricing tier, and how to increase Azure Function Timeout in your Azure Functions project.
Azure Functions Core Tools Check out what is Azure Functions Core Tools and How to Install it.
Install Azure Functions Core Tools In Visual Studio CodeLearn How To Install Azure Functions Core Tools In Visual Studio Code.
Uninstall Azure Functions core toolsYou can also check out How to uninstall Azure Functions core tools

How to call Azure Functions

Let’s discuss How to call Azure Functions from Power Automate, SharePoint Framework, Calling External API from Azure Functions, etc.

NameDescription
Call Azure function from Power automateLearn how to call Azure Function from Powerautomate with real-time examples.
Call Azure Function From SharePoint FrameworkLearn how to call Azure Function from the SharePoint framework with real-time examples.
Call A Stored Procedure From Azure FunctionsLearn How To Call A Stored Procedure From Azure Functions with examples.
Where To Instantiate Database Connection In Azure FunctionsLearn Where To Instantiate Database Connection In Azure Functions with examples.
Call external API from Azure function c#Learn how to Call external API from Azure function c# with examples.

Azure Functions Errors and Solutions

Let’s learn a few key Azure Functions errors and the solutions you might encounter while working with Azure Function.

NameDescription
Azure Function Core Tool Not Installing on VS CodeLearn to fix the error Azure Function Core Tool Not Installing on VS Code
Cannot Find Module ‘@azure/functions’ or its Corresponding Type DeclarationsLearn to fix the error Cannot Find Module ‘@azure/functions’ or its Corresponding Type Declarations
Azure Functions Runtime Is UnreachableLearn to fix the error. You Must Have Azure functions Core Tools Installed
You Must Have Azure functions Core Tools InstalledLearn how to fix the error. The Remote Azure Functions Runtime Version Needs To Be Updated
‘npm’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdletLearn how to fix the error. ‘npm’ is not recognized as an internal or external command.
‘Authority’ Uri should have at least one segment in the pathLearn how to fix the error “‘Authority’ Uri should have at least one segment in the path”.
There is no Functions runtime available that matches the version specified in the projectCheck out how to fix the error “there is no functions runtime available”.
‘HttpRequestMessage’ Does Not Contain A Definition For ‘GetQueryNameValuePairs’Learn how to fix the error “‘HttpRequestMessage’ Does Not Contain A Definition For ‘GetQueryNameValuePairs’”.
Could not load file or assembly Microsoft.Extensions.DependencyInjection.AbstractionsCheck out how to fix the error “Could not load file or assembly Microsoft.Extensions.DependencyInjection.Abstractions”.
The Type Or Namespace DbContext Could Not Be FoundLearn how to fix the error “The Type Or Namespace DbContext Could Not Be Found”.
Cannot Import Name ‘cygrpc’Check out how to fix the error “Cannot Import Name ‘cygrpc’”.
Error CS012 The call is ambiguous between the following methods or propertiesLearn how to fix the error “Error CS012 The call is ambiguous between the following methods or properties”.
Error CS1061 ‘IConfigurationBuilder’ does not contain definition for ‘AddEnvironmentVariables’Learn how to fix the error “Error CS1061 ‘IConfigurationBuilder’ does not contain definition for ‘AddEnvironmentVariables’”.
Microsoft.Azure.WebJobs.Host: Cannot bind parameter ‘name’ to type StringLearn how to fix the error “Cannot bind parameter ‘name’ to type String”.
CS1061 C# ‘HttpRequest’ does not contain a definition for ‘Content’ and no accessible extension method ‘Content’ accepting a first argument of type ‘HttpRequest’ could be foundLearn to fix the error “CS1061 C# ‘HttpRequest’ does not contain a definition for ‘Content’ and no accessible extension method ‘Content’ accepting a first argument of type ‘HttpRequest’ could be found”.

How is Azure Function different than others?

Let’s compare Azure Functions with AWS Lambda, AWS Step function, .NET Core API, App Service, etc.

NameDescription
AWS Lambda vs Azure functionsLearn the differences between AWS Lambda and Azure functions
Azure Durable Functions VS AWS Step FunctionsCheck out the key differences between Azure Durable Functions and AWS Step Functions
.NET Core Web API VS Azure FunctionsLearn the Key differences between .NET Core Web API and Azure Functions
Azure functions vs App serviceLearn the key differences between Azure functions and App Service

Conclusion

In this comprehensive Azure Function tutorial, we discussed the basics to the advanced of how to work with Azure Functions.

We started with an introduction to Azure Functions, Pricing tier, Languages it supports, Limitations, Different types of Azure Functions, and then how to create and deploy different types of Azure Functions using Visual Studio Code and Visual Studio with complete steps and required images for a better understanding.

Then we discussed calling Azure Functions from Power Automate, SharePoint Framework, Calling External API from Azure Functions, etc.

We addressed potential errors and warnings related to Azure Functions to ensure you won’t suffer while working with Azure Functions. Thanks for taking the time to read this article !!!