Microsoft Azure IoT extension for Azure CLI
The Azure IoT extension for Azure CLI aims to accelerate the development, management and automation of Azure IoT solutions. It does this via addition of rich features and functionality to the official Azure CLI.
- Install the Azure CLI
- You must have at least
v2.0.24, which you can verify with
- You must have at least
- Add, Update or Remove the IoT extension with the following commands:
az extension add --name azure-cli-iot-ext
az extension update --name azure-cli-iot-ext
az extension remove --name azure-cli-iot-ext
After installing the Azure IoT extension your CLI environment is augmented with the addition of
For usage and help content for any command or command group, pass in the
-h parameter, for example:
$ az iot hub -h Group az iot hub : Manage entities in an Azure IoT Hub. Subgroups: certificate : Manage IoT Hub certificates. configuration : Manage IoT device configurations at scale. consumer-group : Manage the event hub consumer groups of an IoT hub. device-identity : Manage IoT devices. device-twin : Manage IoT device twin configuration. devicestream : Manage device streams of an IoT hub. distributed-tracing [Preview] : Manage distributed settings per-device. job : Manage jobs in an IoT hub. message-enrichment : Manage message enrichments for endpoints of an IoT Hub. module-identity : Manage IoT device modules. module-twin : Manage IoT device module twin configuration. policy : Manage shared access policies of an IoT hub. route : Manage routes of an IoT hub. routing-endpoint : Manage custom endpoints of an IoT hub. Commands: create : Create an Azure IoT hub. delete : Delete an IoT hub. generate-sas-token : Generate a SAS token for a target IoT Hub, device or module. invoke-device-method : Invoke a device method. invoke-module-method : Invoke an Edge module method. list : List IoT hubs. list-skus : List available pricing tiers. manual-failover : Initiate a manual failover for the IoT Hub to the geo-paired disaster recovery region. monitor-events : Monitor device telemetry & messages sent to an IoT Hub. monitor-feedback : Monitor feedback sent by devices to acknowledge cloud-to-device (C2D) messages. query : Query an IoT Hub using a powerful SQL-like language. show : Get the details of an IoT hub. show-connection-string : Show the connection strings for an IoT hub. show-quota-metrics : Get the quota metrics for an IoT hub. show-stats : Get the statistics for an IoT hub. update : Update metadata for an IoT hub.
Please refer to the Scenario Automation page for examples of how to use the IoT extension in scripts.
Please refer to the Contributing page for developer setup instructions and contribution guidelines.
We are constantly improving and are always open to new functionality or enhancement ideas. Submit your feedback in the project issues.