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Continuous delivery setting of Azure VMSS will be retired on 31 March 2023 – Use Azure DevOps to create pipelines

Published date: October 21, 2022

On 31 March 2023 Azure Continuous delivery setting of Virtual Machine Scale Set will be retired. Please start using Azure DevOps to directly create pipelines by that date.

Note that all the pipelines created will still be available and functional in Azure DevOps portal. Only the experience of creating/viewing the Azure DevOps pipeline from Azure portal will be retired.

We encourage you to make the switch sooner to familiarize yourself with the Azure DevOps portal and its extensive capabilities.

From now through 31 March 2023, you can continue to create and view pipelines from Continuous delivery setting of a Virtual Machine Scale Set in Azure portal. After 31 March 2023, this setting will not be available to use.

Required action

To avoid disruptions to your workflow, start using Azure DevOps before 31 March 2023. You can familiarize yourself with the creation of customized pipelines using Azure DevOps

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