Set-​Azure​Automation​Credential

Modifies a credential in Automation.

Syntax

Set-AzureAutomationCredential
   -AutomationAccountName <String>
   [-Description <String>]
   -Name <String>
   [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
   [-Value <PSCredential>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Set-AzureAutomationCredential cmdlet modifies a credential as a PSCredential object in Microsoft Azure Automation.

Examples

Example 1: Update a credential

PS C:\> $user = "MyDomain\MyUser"
PS C:\> $pw = ConvertTo-SecureString "PassWord!" -AsPlainText -Force
PS C:\> $cred = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.PSCredential -ArgumentList $user, $pw
PS C:\> New-AzureAutomationCredential -AutomationAccountName "Contos17" -Name "MyCredential" -Value $cred

These commands update an existing credential named MyCredential. A credential object is first created that includes a username and password. This is then used in the last command to update the automation credential.

Required Parameters

-AutomationAccountName

Specifies the name of the Automation account with the credential.

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

Specifies the name of the credential.

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

Optional Parameters

-Description

Specifies a description for the credential.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
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
-Value

Specifies the credentials as a PSCredential object.

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

Outputs

Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Automation.Model.CredentialInfo