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

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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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Part 3 | Step-by-Step Guide to Windows Virtual Desktop Fall 2019 Release

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Part 3 | Create a Service Principal

You can find the initial overview of this blog series in Part 1. In Part 2, you created a Windows Virtual Desktop tenant. In this Part 3, you will create a service principal, and then create a role assignment to allow the service principal to sign in to Windows Virtual Desktop. The service principal will be used to:

  • Automate management tasks within Windows Virtual Desktop
  • Run Azure Resource Manager templates instead of MFA-required users

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Part 2 | Step-by-Step Guide to Windows Virtual Desktop Fall 2019 Release

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Part 2 | Create a Tenant in Windows Virtual Desktop

So the first step in setting up Windows Virtual Desktop is creating a tenant. Before you do that, however, examine your environment and make sure it meets the requirements listed in the previous post.

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