Create Virtual Machines Using Custom Image Or Specialized VHD (Java)

Azure Compute sample for managing virtual machines.

  • Create a virtual machine
  • Deallocate the virtual machine
  • Generalize the virtual machine
  • Capture the virtual machine to create a generalized image
  • Create a second virtual machine using the generalized image
  • Delete the second virtual machine
  • Create a new virtual machine by attaching OS disk of deleted VM to it.

Running this Sample

To run this sample:

Set the environment variable AZURE_AUTH_LOCATION with the full path for an auth file. See how to create an auth file.

git clone
cd compute-java-create-virtual-machines-from-generalized-image-or-specialized-vhd
mvn clean compile exec:java

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