Azure Government virtual machine extensions

Azure virtual machine (VM) extensions are small applications that provide post-deployment configuration and automation tasks on Azure VMs.


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Virtual machine extensions

You can obtain the list of virtual machine extensions available in Azure Government by connecting to Azure Government via PowerShell and running the following commands:

Connect-AzAccount -Environment AzureUSGovernment

Get-AzVmImagePublisher -Location USGovVirginia | `
Get-AzVMExtensionImageType | `
Get-AzVMExtensionImage | Select Type, Version

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