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This template decrypts previously encrypted Windows VMSS

Last updated: 5/3/2017

This template disables encryption on a running Windows VM Scale Set

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vmssName Name of VMSS to be decrypted
volumeType Type of the volume OS or Data to perform encryption operation
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-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-decrypt-vmss-windows/azuredeploy.json
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface