Change to full screen view for a vm session: Azure Bastion (Preview)

This article helps you change the virtual machine view to full screen and back in your browser. Before you work with a VM, make sure you have followed the steps to Create a Bastion host. Then, connect to the VM that you want to work with using either RDP or SSH.


This public preview is provided without a service level agreement and should not be used for production workloads. Certain features may not be supported, may have constrained capabilities, or may not be available in all Azure locations. See the Supplemental Terms of Use for Microsoft Azure Previews for details.

Launch the clipboard tool

During the remote session, launch the Bastion clipboard access tool palette by selecting the two arrows that located on the left center of the session.


Select full screen

Select the Fullscreen button to switch the session to a full screen experience. Once you switch, the session will reinitialize to full screen.

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Next steps

Read the Bastion FAQ. Learn how to Copy and paste to and from an Azure VM.