Get-​Azure​Automation​Variable

Gets an Automation variable.

Syntax

Get-AzureAutomationVariable
   -AutomationAccountName <String>
   -Name <String>
   [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-AzureAutomationVariable cmdlet gets one or more Microsoft Azure Automation variables. By default, all variables are returned. To get a specific variable, specify its name.

Examples

Example 1: Get a variable

PS C:\> $variable = Get-AzureAutomationVariable -AutomationAccountName
PS C:\> "Contoso17" -Name "MyVariable"
PS C:\> $value = $variable.value

These commands get an Automation variable called MyVariable and assign its value to a variable called $value.

Required Parameters

-AutomationAccountName

Specifies the name of the Automation account.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Specifies the name of a variable.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Profile

Specifies the Azure profile from which this cmdlet reads. If you do not specify a profile, this cmdlet reads from the local default profile.

Type:AzureSMProfile
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Automation.Model.Variable