Unable to configure Azure compute service – How to solve this Elasticsearch error

Opster Team

March-22, Version: 1.7-8.0

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This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” Unable to configure Azure compute service ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: plugins, azure, discovery-azure-classic.

Log Context

Log “Unable to configure Azure compute service”classname  is AzureComputeServiceImpl.java We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 logger.debug("creating new Azure client for [{}]; [{}]"; subscriptionId; serviceName);
 client = ComputeManagementService.create(managementConfig);
 } catch (IOException e) {
 throw new ElasticsearchException("Unable to configure Azure compute service"; e);
 private static String getRequiredSetting(Settings settings; Setting setting) {
 String value = setting.get(settings);


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