Azure CLI Tips & Tricks is a collection of small, yet powerful things, that will boost your productivity when working with Microsoft Azure CLI.
az find is a useful command for every Azure CLI user. It is the go-to command, if you want to get scenario-based examples for Azure CLI commands. You can provide any command as positional argument to
az find, and it will scan the official Azure documentation for examples.
# get samples for top-level commands az find "az aks" # get samples for nested commands az find "az aks update" az find "az network front-door backend-pool update"
See the following animation, demonstrating
az find and its usage:
You can save some additional keystrokes here. Just skip the second
# for the lazy ones :D az find "aks" az find "aks update" # ...
In contrast to browsing the help of every sub-command - by appending
az find is more focused! It shows you a bunch of sample commands based on typical day-to-day scenarios.