Creating Azure Policy to setup Virtual Machine Auto-Shutdown


 The Auto-Shutdown policy is another important policy to ensure our virtual machines don’t expend more than what we planned for them. If we have a time window to use the virtual machines, the auto-shutdown policy can deactivate them at the right time.

We need to discover the deep internal details about the auto-shutdown configuration before creating the policy. The method we can use is to set this configuration and export the virtual machine as a template. We change the configuration to on and off, export and check the difference.

After testing the export template you will discover that Azure creates