Azure Extension supported operating systems

Original product version:   Virtual Machine running Linux, Virtual Machine running Windows
Original KB number:   4078134

Azure can host many operating systems. The following is the list of operating systems that extensions can support. However, not all extensions support all of these operating systems. If not, they should fail with error code 51 and message "OS Unsupported."


  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2016 Core


Endorsed Linux operating systems, except CoreOS and OpenSUSE