Get-​Azure​Storage​Key

Returns the primary and secondary storage account keys for an Azure storage account.

Syntax

Get-AzureStorageKey
   [-StorageAccountName] <String>
   [-InformationAction <ActionPreference>]
   [-InformationVariable <String>]
   [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Get-AzureStorageKey cmdlet returns an object with the Azure Storage account name, the primary account key, and the secondary account key of the specified Azure storage account as properties.

Examples

Example 1: Get an object that contains primary and secondary storage keys

PS C:\> Get-AzureStorageKey -StorageAccountName "ContosoStore01"

This command gets an object with the primary and secondary storage keys for the ContosoStore01 storage account.

Example 2: Get the primary storage account key and store it in a variable

PS C:\> $ContosoStoreKey = (Get-AzureStorageKey -StorageAccountName "ContosoStore01").Primary

This command puts the primary storage account key for the ContosoStore01 storage account in the $ContosoStoreKey variable.

Required Parameters

-StorageAccountName

Specifies the storage account name.

Type:String
Aliases:ServiceName
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-InformationAction

Specifies how this cmdlet responds to an information event.

The acceptable values for this parameter are:

  • Continue
  • Ignore
  • Inquire
  • SilentlyContinue
  • Stop
  • Suspend
Type:ActionPreference
Aliases:infa
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InformationVariable

Specifies an information variable.

Type:String
Aliases:iv
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-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

Notes

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