WinRM on a Windows VM

Last updated: 03/05/2015

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This template installs a certificate from Azure Key Vault on a Virtual Machine and opens up WinRM HTTP and HTTPS listeners. Prerequisite: A certificate uploaded to Azure Key Vault. Create the Key Vault using the template at

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Parameter Name Description
newStorageAccountName This is the name of the storage account
dnsNameForPublicIP DNS Name for the Public IP. Must be lowercase.
adminUserName Admin username
adminPassword Admin password
imagePublisher Image Publisher
imageOffer Image Offer
imageSKU Image SKU
vmSize Size of the VM
vmName Name of the VM
vaultName Name of the KeyVault
vaultResourceGroup Resource Group of the KeyVault
certificateUrl Url of the certificate with version in KeyVault e.g.

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New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
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azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri
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