About Personal Virtual Desktops

A specific virtual machine that is hosted on a Remote Desktop Virtualization Host (RD Virtualization Host) server can be assigned to a user in Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) to use as a personal virtual desktop, which the user can then access by using RemoteApp and Desktop Connection.

The following are important considerations about assigning a personal virtual desktop to a user in AD DS:

To assign a specific virtual machine to a user as a personal virtual desktop, use either of the following:


A virtual machine should not be both a member of a virtual desktop pool and assigned to a user as a personal virtual desktop.

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