Microsoft.Compute sshPublicKeys 2021-03-01

The sshPublicKeys resource type can be deployed to: Resource groups.

To learn about resource group deployments, see Bicep or ARM template.

Template format

To create a Microsoft.Compute/sshPublicKeys resource, add the following Bicep or JSON to your template.

resource symbolicname 'Microsoft.Compute/sshPublicKeys@2021-03-01' = {
  name: 'string'
  location: 'string'
  tags: {
    tagName1: 'tagValue1'
    tagName2: 'tagValue2'
  properties: {
    publicKey: 'string'

Property values


Name Description Value
type The resource type

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
apiVersion The resource api version

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
name The resource name string (required)
location Resource location string (required)
tags Resource tags Dictionary of tag names and values. See Tags in templates
properties Properties of the SSH public key. SshPublicKeyResourceProperties


Name Description Value
publicKey SSH public key used to authenticate to a virtual machine through ssh. If this property is not initially provided when the resource is created, the publicKey property will be populated when generateKeyPair is called. If the public key is provided upon resource creation, the provided public key needs to be at least 2048-bit and in ssh-rsa format. string