Azure PowerShell v6.6.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2021-11-01 // 3 months ago
  • Az.Accounts

    • ➕ Added new version of AAD service client using Microsoft Graph API


    • ➕ Added support for new parameters 'NetworkPolicy', 'PodCidr', 'ServiceCidr', 'DnsServiceIP', 'DockerBridgeCidr', 'NodePoolLabel', 'AksCustomHeader' in 'New-AzAksCluster'. [#13795]
    • ➕ Added warnings of upcoming breaking change of migrating to Microsoft Graph.
    • ➕ Added support for changing the number of nodes in a node pool. [#12379]


    • 🛠 Fixed a bug in 'Get-AzApiManagementTenantGitAccess' cmdlet.


    • ✂ Removed assembly 'System.Text.Encodings.Web.dll' [#16062]


    • ➕ Added cmdlets for adding VMGalleryApplication property to VM/VMSS
      • New-AzVmGalleryApplication
      • New-AzVmssGalleryApplication
      • Add-AzVmGalleryApplication
      • Add-AzVmssGalleryApplication
      • Remove-AzVmGalleryApplication
      • Remove-AzVmssGalleryApplication
    • ➕ Added support for proxy and debug settings for VM Extension for SAP (AEM)
    • ⚡️ Updated New-AzGalleryImageVersion to take in the 'Encryption' property correctly from '-TargetRegion' parameter.
    • ⚡️ Updated Set-AzVmBootDiagnostic to default to managed storage account if not provided.
    • 0️⃣ Edited New-AzVmss defaulting behavior when 'OrchestrationMode' is set to Flexible.
      • Removed NAT Pool.
      • Removed UpgradePolicy. Throws an error if provided.
      • SinglePlacementGroup must be false. Throws an error if true.
      • Networking Profile's API version is 2020-11-01 or later.
      • Networking Profile IP Configurations Primary property is set to true.


    • ✅ Introduced Get-AzCosmosDBMongoDBBackupInformation to retrieve latest backup information for MongoDB.
    • ⚡️ Updated New-AzCosmosDBAccount, Update-AzCosmosDBAccount to accept BackupStorageRedundancy
    • Introduced Get-AzCosmosDBLocation to list Azure CosmosDB Account and its locations properties.


    • ➕ Added PublicNetworkAccess to Update_AzDataFactoryV2 Command
    • ⚡️ Updated ADF .Net SDK version to 4.26.0


    • ⬆️ Upgraded api version to 2021-07-12.


    • ➕ Added support for Premium sku and namesapce and optional switch parameter 'DisableLocalAuth' to 'New-AzEventHubNamespace' and 'Set-AzEventHubNamespace'


    • 🏁 Set site config netFrameworkVersion for Windows V4 apps only
    • Enabled function app creation for Functions V4 stacks [#15919]


    • ⚡️ Updated IoT Hub Management SDK to version 4.1.0 (api-version 2021-07-10)


    • ➕ Added warning message of upcoming breaking change to 'New-AzKeyVaultRoleDefinition' and 'Get-AzKeyVaultRoleDefinition'.
      • To comply with the syntax of 'New-AzRoleDefinition' and 'Get-AzRoleDefinition' we are going to rename some of the properties of 'PSKeyVaultPermission' model, which might affect these two cmdlets.
    • ➕ Added warnings of upcoming breaking change of migrating to Microsoft Graph.


    • ➕ Added check for invalid IP address


    • 🛠 Fixed a bug in 'Set-AzOperationalInsightsLinkedService: when linked service does not exist, perform create(update) instead of failing'


    • 🛠 Azure Backup fixed issues with StorageConfig
    • Azure Backup added NodesList and AutoProtectionPolicy to Get-AzRecoveryServicesBackupProtectableItem Cmdlets.
    • 🛠 Azure Backup fixed GetItemsForContainerParamSet to support fetching the MAB backup item.
    • 🛠 Azure Backup fixed Get-AzRecoveryServicesBackupContainer to support BackupManagementType MAB instead of MARS.
    • ➕ Added breaking change warning: 'Get-AzRecoveryServicesBackupJob', 'Get-AzRecoveryServicesBackupContainer' and 'Get-AzRecoveryServicesBackupProtectableItem' commands will only support 'BackupManagementType MAB' instead of 'MARS' alias, changes will take effect from upcoming breaking release.
    • ➕ Added support for ZRS disk type for Azure to Azure replication.
    • ➕ Added Availability zone information in replicated protected item response for Azure to Azure replication.


    • 📚 Created new examples in documentation of 'New-AzRedisCache' and 'Set-AzRedisCache'.


    • 🛠 Fixed a bug about the exitcode of Bicep [#16055]
    • ➕ Added breaking change warnings for AAD cmdlets
    • ➕ Added property 'UIFormDefinition' to Template Spec Versions, 'Export-AzTemplateSpec' will now include a Template Spec Version's UIFormDefinition (if any) as part of the export.
    • ➕ Added error catching for role assignment creation fail while creating a Service Principal
    • 🐎 Performance improvement for Get-AzPolicyAlias when -NamespaceMatch matches a single RP namespace

    🔒 Az.Security

    • ⚡️ Updated Security .NET SDK package reference to version 3.0.0


    • ➕ Added support for ZoneRedundant and optional switch parameter 'DisableLocalAuth' to 'New-AzServiceBusNamespace' and 'Set-AzServiceBusNamespace'

    🚦 Az.SignalR

    • ➕ Added Web PubSub cmdlets
      • 'New-AzWebPubSub'
      • 'Get-AzWebPubSub'
      • 'Update-AzWebPubSub'
      • 'Restart-AzWebPubSub'
      • 'Remove-AzWebPubSub'
      • 'New-AzWebPubSubHub'
      • 'Get-AzWebPubSubHub'
      • 'Remove-AzWebPubSubHub'
      • 'New-AzWebPubSubKey'
      • 'Get-AzWebPubSubKey'
      • 'Get-AzWebPubSubSku'
      • 'Get-AzWebPubSubUsage'
      • 'Test-AzWebPubSubNameAvailability'

    Thanks to our community contributors

    • ⚡️ bgomezangulo (@beagam), Update (#16040)
    • 🛠 Jim McCormick (@eimajtrebor), Fixed typo (#16091)
    • ⚡️ Lampson Nguyen (@lampson), Update (#16015)
    • ⚡️ @MaxMeng1985, Update (#16138)
    • 🏁 Reggie Gibson (@regedit32), New-AzBotService: Fix AppSecret conversion to plaintext on Windows PowerShell (#16160)
    • Mötz Jensen (@Splaxi), BusinessIdentities details doesn't match the current implementation (#16141)