Powershell Connect-AzAccount error

Frederick 1 Reputation point
2020-12-04T20:32:50.843+00:00

I have a PS script that runs > 'Connect-AzAccount' in an Azure Cloud VM.... when it gets to that point I get an error of...

'WARNING: unable to acquire token for tenant '.......'

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  1. Cristian SPIRIDON 4,471 Reputation points
    2020-12-05T08:51:12.287+00:00

    Do you have AzureRm installed?
    You should uninstall it as it is not compatible with Az module.

    Hope this helps.

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  2. Cristian SPIRIDON 4,471 Reputation points
    2020-12-04T21:25:44.26+00:00

    Can you run Clear-AzContext and try again?

    I might solve your issue.

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  3. Andreas Baumgarten 99,461 Reputation points MVP
    2020-12-04T23:14:03.637+00:00

    Maybe this helps:

    do{
     Disconnect-AzAccount
     $azureContext = Get-AzContext
       }
     until (!$azureContext)
    

    This will disconnect all existing Azure connections.


    (If the reply was helpful please don't forget to upvote and/or accept as answer, thank you)

    Regards
    Andreas Baumgarten

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  4. Winston 2,766 Reputation points
    2020-12-06T02:27:09.347+00:00

    Hey @Frederick ,

    If your still unable to connect to your Az Account after clearing your local PowerShell Context and your using only the Az PowerShell module, (see earlier answer stating that the older AzureRM PowerShell modules are outdated) you should try to remove the module and re-add it. It appears to be an issue with the module. Can you also provide more information about the underlying machine, what version of PowerShell your using, and the version of the module? Thanks!

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