JumpStart # 25– Stop/Start/ReStart an Azure VM using Azure PowerShell Cmdlets

In this Jumpstart, we are going to see how to stop/start/restart an Azure VM using Azure PowerShell cmdlets.

I would recommend to read this post prior on how to create VM using Azure Cmdlets – http://www.intstrings.com/ramivemula/articles/jumpstart-23-create-azure-vm-using-azure-powershell-cmdlets/

Step 1 – Create a windows Server 2012 R2 VM as shown in above tutorial.

Stop VM:


As it says, if we stop the last VM of the cloud service, then the deployment IP will be changed. So beware of this fact and use –StayProvisioned effectively.

Start VM:


Restart VM:


Happy coding!!!

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