Start-AzureAutomationRunbook

Starts a runbook job.

Syntax

Start-AzureAutomationRunbook
     -Name <String>
     [-Parameters <IDictionary>]
     [-RunOn <String>]
     -AutomationAccountName <String>
     [-Profile <AzureSMProfile>]
     [<CommonParameters>]

Description

Important

This PowerShell command for Azure Automation is longer supported as of 01/23/2020. The Azure Service Management model is deprecated for Azure Automation and was disabled on that date. Please use the commands which support the Azure Resource Management model in Az.Automation.

The Start-AzureAutomationRunbook cmdlet starts a Microsoft Azure Automation runbook job. Specify the ID or name of a runbook.

Examples

Example 1: Start a runbook job

PS C:\> Start-AzureAutomationRunbook -AutomationAccountName "Contoso17" -Name "Runbk01"

This command starts a runbook job for the runbook named Runbk01 in the Automation account named Contoso17.

Parameters

-AutomationAccountName

Specifies the name of an Automation account.

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

Specifies the name of a runbook.

Type:String
Aliases:RunbookName
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Parameters
Type:IDictionary
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True
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
-RunOn
Type:String
Aliases:HybridWorker
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Job