Disable encryption on an existing Linux VMSS

Last updated: 19/10/2017

Disables encryption on an existing Linux VMSS

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vmssName Name of VMSS to be decrypted
volumeType Type of the volume to perform encryption operation (Linux VMSS Preview only supports Data)
forceUpdateTag Pass in an unique value like a GUID everytime the operation needs to be force run

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-decrypt-vmss-linux/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-decrypt-vmss-linux/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface