View your cloud resources, inspect their properties, and perform key developer actions from within Visual Studio.
Cloud Explorer for Visual Studio 2015 Preview enables you to view your Azure resources, inspect their properties, and perform key developer actions from within Visual Studio. We would greatly appreciate your feedback on Cloud Explorer and what you feel is missing. Please use the links at the bottom of the tool window to send us feedback.
In order to install Cloud Explorer you need to have the following software installed:
Visual Studio 2015 RC
Azure SDK 2.6
Here’s what is supported in Cloud Explorer today:
Resource Group and Resource Type views of your Azure resources
Support for subscriptions and resources that have Role Based Access Control (RBAC) applied
Integrated Action panel which shows developer-focused actions specific to selected resources (additional actions coming soon)
Integrated Properties panel which shows developer-focused properties commonly needed during dev/test (let us know if there are other properties you want to see for a resource)
Quick switching of the account to use when enumerating resources (use Settings command on toolbar)
Filtering of subscriptions to use when enumerating resources (use Settings command on toolbar)
Deep links to the Azure Preview Portal for management of resources and resource groups