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How to Switch from PowerShell ISE to VSCode

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Windows PowerShell ISE is a great tool for developing PowerShell scripts. It’s still available for Windows and Microsoft has stated they have no plans to remove the ISE from Windows. However, it’s no longer in active feature development and does not work with PowerShell 6 and higher. 

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Part 5 | Step-by-Step Guide to Windows Virtual Desktop Fall 2019 Release

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This content applies to the Fall 2019 release of Windows Virtual Desktop from Microsoft.

Part 5 | Manage App Groups

In Part 4, you created a host pool and session host VMs. You also added a user to the Desktop Application Group, which gave the user access to a full Windows 10 desktop experience. In this tutorial, you will learn how to add additional users to the Desktop Application Group, and create additional RemoteApp groups, where you can publish individual Start menu apps.

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Part 4 | Step-by-Step Guide to Windows Virtual Desktop Fall 2019 Release

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This content applies to the Fall 2019 release of Windows Virtual Desktop from Microsoft.

Part 4 | Create a Host Pool

In Part 1 of this series, I gave you an overview of Windows Virtual Desktop. In Part 2, you created a WVD tenant. In Part 3, you created a service principal and a role assignment for the service principal. Now you will use the Azure Marketplace to provision a host pool. Host pools contain the virtual machines that users connect to in your WVD tenant.

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