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WVD Admin - A native administration Gui for Windows Virtual Desktop

Windows Virtual Desktop administration with WVDAdmin

Changing the disk type automatically while starting or deallocating a session host / VM for WVD

The costs of running virtual machines in Azure summarize the costs of their components like VM type (compute), storage, network, and some other parts. While the spendings for the compute...

Sysprep error: RunPlatformActions:Sysprep data was marked corrupt; cannot proceed

I’m working in the WVD area and often create golden images to deploy session hosts for WVD - mainly based on Windows 10 Enterprise multi-session. To do that, I create...

Push Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) Session Host state to Log Analytics to create alerts if hosts become unavailable or failed

Microsoft offers an easy way to monitor a WVD environment’s basic metrics directly integrated into the Azure portal. I mostly extend the monitoring using sepago’s Azure Monitor for WVD (https://www.sepago.de/en/azure-monitor-en/),...

WVDAdmin videos on YouTube

WVDAdmin is my free community solution to manage and work with WVD / Windows Virtual Desktop. Mainly, building images and rolling out session hosts are key-value-adds. But you can also...

Push Azure AD User properties into Azure Monitor Log Analytics to build Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) performance data based on these

Azure Monitor / Log Analytics is my first choice to store log and usage data. Even for Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD), it is crucial to have an eye on the...

Least privileges with custom roles for Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD)

Administration, deployment, user support of Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) needs permission in Azure. But these permissions are depending on the task a group of users/administrators have to do. For example,...

Shadow a WVD user with least privileges

WVD allows local administrators to shadow user sessions. You can do this easily with WVDAdmin or using the command-line like this:

What's wrong with Windows 10 and UWP and Sysprep?

I’m working in the WVD area and often create golden images to deploy session hosts for WVD - mainly based on Windows 10 Enterprise multi-session. To do that, I create...

Windows Virtual Desktop - Monitoring the Spring Backend - WVD

The long await update from WVD is public. It comes with a full ARM integration and is natively useable in the Azure Portal. Some things changed from the Fall to...

Migrate Windows Virtual Desktop Host Pools from Fall to Spring Release - WVD

The long await update from WVD is public. It comes with a full ARM integration and is natively useable in the Azure Portal. The change from Fall to Spring (the...