This template allows you to create a Windows Virtual Machine from a specified image. It also attaches 4 empty data disks. Note that you can specify the size of the empty data disks.
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|dnsLabelPrefix||Unique DNS Name for the Storage Account where the Virtual Machine's disks will be placed.|
|adminUsername||Username for the Virtual Machine.|
|adminPassword||Password for the Virtual Machine.|
|vmSize||Size of VM|
|sizeOfEachDataDiskInGB||Size of each data disk in GB|
|location||Location for all resources.|
Use the template
New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deploymentInstall and configure Azure PowerShell
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.compute/vm-multiple-data-disk/azuredeploy.json
az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deploymentInstall and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/quickstarts/microsoft.compute/vm-multiple-data-disk/azuredeploy.json