AVD Workspace URL | How to Use Microsoft Store Remote Desktop App | Azure Virtual Desktop Tips

Let’s have a quick look at AVD Workspace URL & Microsoft Store Remote Desktop App. You can log in to the AVD workspace using a Microsoft Remote Desktop client. There are different versions of the Remote Desktop client that can run on almost any device, including on your mobile smartphone.

I also shared some quick tips about the Remote Desktop “Preview” app from the Microsoft Store at the bottom of this post. You can also Learn How to Access AVD Resources from iOS Devices.

Download Microsoft Remote Desktop AVD

Download Microsoft Remote Desktop AVD from Microsoft Store.

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AVD Workspace URL | How to Use Microsoft Store Remote Desktop App | Azure Virtual Desktop Tips
AVD Workspace URL | How to Use Microsoft Store Remote Desktop App | Azure Virtual Desktop Tips

Add Workspace for Azure Virtual Desktop

How to Use Microsoft Store Remote Desktop App?

Click on the + ADD button to add a new workspace to Remote Desktop App

AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store

Add Workspace URL for Azure Virtual Desktop

I tried entering email ID but couldn’t find any subscriptions associated with that email (More configuration required for auto-discovery of workspace via email).

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WVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
  • Enter the following workspace URL for ARM-based host pools
    • ARM -> https://rdweb.wvd.microsoft.com/api/arm/feeddiscovery
  • Click on Subscribe button
WVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store

Enter the user name and password

WVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
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AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store

Launch AVD session Host from Microsoft Store Remote Desktop Client

Click on the Remote Desktop icon

WVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store
AVD Workspace URL | Remote Desktop App from Microsoft Store

Login to Remote Desktop – Session Host. Click on Connect button.

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Enter the user name and password.

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  • If you get the following error, try reconnecting:
Disconnect code: UnknownError, legacy code: 0x300006D, legacy extended code: 0x0, activityId: {ce29c30c-0686-40b4-869e-5f8573dd0000}

Results

Connected successfully to Remote Desktop using AVD.

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Additional Settings for Remote Desktop Client

  • Click on Settings
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  • Click on + button from User account section
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  • Enter the account details
  • Enter the Username
  • Enter Password
  • Click on the Save button
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Remote Desktop Preview

There is another Remote Desktop preview application available in Microsoft store. Let’s have a quick review of the review app.

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  • Click + Add button to add remote AVD resources/host pools
  • Click Find Feeds
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  • Select Work or School account option
  • Click on Continue
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  • AVD Error CAA2002 – This could be because of Conditional Access policies. I will cover this in a different post in future.
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Resources

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