Install the Azure CLI

The Azure CLI is available to install in Windows, macOS and Linux environments. It can also be run in a Docker container and Azure Cloud Shell.

Install

The current version of the Azure CLI is 2.3.1. For information about the latest release, see the release notes. To find your installed version and see if you need to update, run az --version.

Note

If you're using the Azure classic deployment model, install the Azure classic CLI.

Next Steps

See What is Azure CLI? for key characteristics.