Deploy a Windows VM and configures WinRM https listener

Last updated: 19-09-2017

This template allows you to deploy a simple Windows VM using a few different options for the Windows version. This will then configure a WinRM https listener. User need to provide the value of parameter 'hostNameScriptArgument' which is the fqdn of the VM. Example: testvm.westus.cloupdapp.azure.com or *.westus.cloupdapp.azure.com

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
adminUsername Username for the Virtual Machine.
adminPassword Password for the Virtual Machine.
dnsLabelPrefix Unique DNS Name for the Public IP used to access the Virtual Machine.
windowsOSVersion The Windows version for the VM. This will pick a fully patched image of this given Windows version. Allowed values: 2008-R2-SP1, 2012-Datacenter, 2012-R2-Datacenter.
vmName The name for the VM.
nicName The name for the VM's NIC.
virtualNetworkName The name for the VM's VNET.
publicIPAddressName The name for the VM's public IP.
subnetName The name for the VM's Subnet.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-vm-winrm-windows/azuredeploy.json
Install and configure 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-vm-winrm-windows/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface