Is MS Windows OS desktop/computing device a must to make use of Azure?

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2023-03-16T19:23:46.91+00:00

Or an emulated MS Windows OS, e.g. in Linux OS is ok for the use of Azure.

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  1. Michael Durkan 12,146 Reputation points MVP
    2023-03-16T20:36:18.99+00:00

    Hi

    Do you mean a Windows Client OS to connect to Azure and perform admin functions? No, its not required - you can connect using Azure CLI that can be installed on Linux distros. The article below gives details:

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/install-azure-cli-linux?pivots=apt

    You can also use the PowerShell module if preferred:

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/azure/install-az-ps?view=azps-9.5.0

    Hope this helps,

    Thanks

    Michael Durkan

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