Tag: automation

How to let users power on their Windows Virtual Desktop without giving them too much rights

My colleague Tom Hickling (@tomhickling) has published an article that explains how you can use Microsoft Power Automate (formerly Flow) and PowerApps to let users power on their #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) Personal VMs without giving them too many rights. The Azure Academy (@MSAzureAcademy) has a complete video walkththrough as well: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1R0S5fpCm18&feature=youtu.be via Tom Hickling: How to power on your […]

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Building a Windows Virtual Desktop self-service sandbox with ARM templates and Blueprints

My colleague Seif Bassem has published another article in his series of how to build #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) self-service sandbox, this time focusing on ARM templates and Blueprints. via (16) How I built a Windows Virtual Desktop self-service sandbox – ARM templates and Blueprints | LinkedIn

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Introducing the Windows Virtual Desktop QuickStart Tool

We’ve recently released the WVD QuickStart solution. It massively simplifies and automates the #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) deployment process leveraging the power of Azure DevOps. It can deploy a full WVDenvironment for you with the click of a button. via Introducing the Windows Virtual Desktop QuickStart – Microsoft Tech Community – 1589347

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Building a Windows 10 Enterprise Multi Session Master Image with the Azure Image Builder DevOps Task – Microsoft Tech Community – 1503913

My colleague Roel Schellens (@RoelSchellens) has written a great article where he provides an in-depth introduction on how to get started with Building a Windows 10 Enterprise Multi Session Master Image with the Azure Image Builder DevOps Task for use in #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD). Covered in the post: Introduction Pre-requisites Setup Azure Image Builder with PowerShell […]

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Getting started with REST API for WVD ARM (Spring) release+ GitHub examples

Microsoft MVP Freek Berson (@freekberson) has written an article has helps you get started with REST API for #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) ARM release and even shares some of his examples on Github. via The Microsoft Platform: Getting started with REST API for WVD ARM (Spring) release, and sharing my GitHub examples!

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Communtiy Windows Virtual Desktop ARM templates for the Spring 2020 edition

Microsoft MVP Micha Wets (@michawets) has created a public Github Repo containing the ARM Templates that you can use to to deploy a WVD Workspace and Hostpool.  And to make it more easier, he even added Deploy to Azure buttons It’s a public repo, so you can make Pull requests if you find some issues. via Windows virtual […]

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Auto Start and Stop Session Hosts in Windows Virtual Desktop Spring Update (ARM) with Azure Function

This video shows a #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) Start-Stop script for Windows Virtual Desktop updated for Spring 2020, or “WVD ARM.” This script uses an Azure Function to starts and stops WVD Session hosts in a host pool based on the user load. via Auto Start and Stop Session Hosts in Windows Virtual Desktop Spring Update (ARM) […]

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Automating the transformation of MSIX packages into MSIX app attach, ready for WVD

Microsoft MVP Freek Berson (@fberson) has published a Github script that hat automates the transformation of MSIX packages into MSIX app attach, ready to use within #WindowsVirtualDesktop (@WVD) or on any other Windows 10 Build 2004. via The Microsoft Platform: New GitHub Script: Automating the transformation of MSIX packages into MSIX app attach, ready for […]

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