Azure Tip: How to find your Subscription ID (GUID)

March 12, 2018 at 10:00 pm in Azure, Azure portal, Azure PowerShell, Azure Subscription ID, Azure Tip, Microsoft Azure, Subscription ID by Wim Matthyssen

 

The Subsciption ID is a 32-digit GUID, which is associated with an Azure Subscription.  Some situations require you to know this Subscription ID, such as when you open a new Azure support ticket. This post will show you how you can quickly retrieve this ID via the Azure portal or via Azure PowerShell.

 

Azure Portal

Open a New Inprivate window in Edge (or any other browser) and browse to https://portal.azure.com where you Sign in with your account.

Select All services and click on Subscriptions which you can find under the GENERAL field.

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A new blade, the Subscriptions pane, will open showing all your subscriptions, select the appropriate one and under SUBSCRIPTION ID you will find the corresponding ID you where looking for.

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Azure PowerShell

Open a PowerShell window with Administrator privileges.

Type Login-AzureRmAccount and provide your Azure credentials (email address and password).

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When you are logged in, all information of your default subscription will be shown and you can find your Subscription ID in the SubscriptionId field.

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When you have more than one subscription you can find the Subscription ID of a specific Subscription by typing Get-AzureRmSubscription. This command will list all of your subscriptions, with details like the SubscriptionId, which are associated with the logged in account.

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Hope it helps.

Wim Matthyssen (@wmatthyssen)

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