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Create a VM with PowerShell

Create a VM with PowerShell

Difficulty Level
Lab Duration
30 Min
About Lab


Azure Virtual Machines (VM) is one of several types of on-demand, scalable computing resources that Azure offers. Typically, you choose a VM when you need more control over the computing environment than the other choices offer.

  • What Will You Learn ?

    • Learn to create a virtual machine using Powershell commands.

    • Learn to use azure cloud shell to stop/manage a virtual machine

    • Learn to check Azure advisor recommendations


As this lab is foundational, it requires user to have basic knowledge of Azure PaaS services (Theoretical knowledge would be sufficient).

If you have a personal or corporate Azure Cloud account or project, it is recommended to run your cloud labs in an incognito window in order to avoid confusion of accounts.

Launching Lab:

  • Click on Start Lab to generate credentials for Azure, it will start the lab.

  • Once the Lab is started, you will be provided with Username, Password, Resource Group Name & Region.

  • Click on the open console, Azure Portal w