Set-​Azure​Automation​Variable

Modifies an Automation variable.

Syntax

Set-AzureAutomationVariable
   -AutomationAccountName <String>
   -Description <String>
   -Name <String>
   [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
   [<CommonParameters>]
Set-AzureAutomationVariable
   -AutomationAccountName <String>
   -Encrypted <Boolean>
   -Name <String>
   [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
   -Value <Object>
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Set-AzureAutomationVariable cmdlet modifies the value or description of a variable in Microsoft Azure Automation.

Examples

Example 1: Set the value of a variable

PS C:\> Set-AzureAutomationVariable -AutomationAccountName "Contoso17" -Name "MyStringVariable" -Value "New Value" -Encrypted $False

This command sets a new value for the variable named MyStringVariable in the Azure Automation account named Contoso17.

Required Parameters

-AutomationAccountName

Specifies the name of the Automation account with the variable.

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

Specifies a description for the variable.

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

Indicates whether to encrypt the variable.

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

Specifies the name of the variable.

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

Specifies a value for the variable.

Type:Object
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