Approve an image to use as the basis for Azure catalog items

You create a catalog item based on an image that you have approved for provisioning. You can then add the item to the service catalog to offer the item to cloud users (requesters).

Before you begin

Role required: azure_admin, cloud_admin

About this task

Note: This topic describes VMs that are based on Azure images. Resource Groups, in contrast, are based on ARM templates.


  1. Navigate to Microsoft Azure Cloud > Available Images.
  2. In the Azure Images list, find the image, right-click, and then select Approve.
    The image is now approved and you can use it to create Azure catalog items.