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How to know who have created specific VM (other resource) in Azure?

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Hi

How to know who have created specific VM (other resource) in Azure?

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You can see it from the Active log in Resource group or VM 

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It doesn't show info more than 90 days? How could I know in that case?
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Hi 

 

By default it stored in 90 days you have to archive the logs to storage account if you want to keep them more that 90 days.

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For more info refer this link 

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/monitoring-and-diagnostics/monitoring-overview-activity-logs

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If you're using a third-party logging solution, then it may integrate out-of-the-box or it's pretty easy to write a Powershell script to export the logs. Here's a list of third-party solutions that integrate https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/monitoring-and-diagnostics/monitoring-partners