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  1. Session watermark protection (Visible and invisible option)

    For some environments it's important to protect data. Nowdays it's easy to take a photo of sensitiv data. Using visible watermarking we will get extra layer of protection.

    Something similar what Citrix and VMware already offer for their VDI products

    58 votes
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  2. localized Windows 10 Multi Session

    Please create localized (ie. Dutch) version of the Windows 10 multisession, we currently use language packs but the language pack is not 100% perfect.

    22 votes
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  3. Add Azure AD support for Windows 10 multi-session

    Instead of requiring AD joined VMs, add Azure AD (AAD) support for Windows 10 Enterprise multi-session. This helps us reduce costs by not requiring a DC or AAD DS.

    47 votes
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  4. Diagnosis feature

    It’s always difficult to deal with end users experience. So many dependencies especially for home connections.

    Would be nice to have diagnostics mode to collect details for Admins. It should include at leas:

    • 5 minutes of collecting following data:


    • Network depends (Network delay, RTT) type of connection - wired or wireless (Wifi or 3G/4G/5G)


    • CPU utilization on endpoint


    • Ram utilization on endpoint


    • etc.


    Target: collect data to verify if network or endpoint can be source of end user experience problems

    3 votes
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  5. Customize Web Browser Search Results According to Geo Location

    Even WVD is a non regional service, when a user access Chrome and IE, Google Search landing page appears in Dutch as the Datacenter is located in Amsterdam which gets a public IP from a Amsterdam ISP because the Session Host Servers were provisioned in West Europe Region

    Is there anyway the Product Team could come up with a solution other than recommending an External Proxy to enforce the search results according to the country

    6 votes
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  6. allow Intune management

    Allow Intune policy based management of the session host to allow for policy based settingsmanagement

    28 votes
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  7. UDP support

    Microsoft spent years explaining how useful is UDP transport for protocol performance. WVD outbound connections don't support UDP and the performance difference is obvious.

    Can the WVD team post some performance data with the new parallel RDP stack?

    17 votes
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  8. Provide ISO files of Windows 10 multi-session

    Please create ISO files of Windows 10 multi session so we can use them in MDT or other tools to built WVD images with all applications.

    6 votes
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  9. Fake keyboard protection

    Identify “devices cheating“. It’s possible to identify devices as “fake” keyboard and execute harmful activities. Easy way to prevent: for every new keyboard user should get popup with requests to “type” something (on new keyboard) what is displayed on screen to confirm as its real keyboard.

    1 vote
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  10. More detailed information for RTT

    Would be nice to see details: what’s time foe endpoint processing, network, WVD OS processing.

    RTT as summary it’s nice to see but for troubleshooting it’s not enough.

    1 vote
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  11. Possibility of moving some of RDP virtual channels to different ports.

    It’s important for traffic priorities- it’s easy to prioritize specific ports by 3rd party devices.

    Something similar what citrix offers.

    1 vote
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  12. RDP Virtual Channel priority

    It’s important to prioritize virtual channels. Base on my knowledge RDP do not offer prioritization. It’s important for many customers.

    Example: we are using lots of printing and scanning weekly: ~ 4 000 000 pages of printing and ~1 000 000 pages of scanning

    1 vote
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  13. Battery indicator

    It’s very important to know battery status on mobile devices during WVD session. Currently during full screen session we don’t know what’s battery level - full or almost empty?

    Unexpected device shutdown it’s not funny surprise..

    1 vote
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  14. IP address virtualization

    It’s still very important for legacy apps to identify with “own” IP address for multi-session OS.

    Yes we have number of home made application and it’s not easy process to fix it. For some apps it’s impossible - end of support/ lack of source code etc.

    1 vote
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  15. add script for reregistering rdagent

    in the month we have had wvd deployed we have had almost 20 sessionhosts lose the connection from the rdsagent to the wvd service. While rebuilding is the recommended solution adding a script to reregister the agent would be ideal as well. It could sit in the .\deployagent folder. In fact the only thing that needs to get added to the script thats already there is an option to remove the sessionhost from the hostpool before redeploying.

    basic script idea that does everything except install the rds powershell module would be :
    Add-RdsAccount -DeploymentUrl "https://rdbroker.wvd.microsoft.com"
    $tenant = <tenantname> …

    1 vote
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  16. Tune Windows 10 multi-session for increased user density

    Tune the Windows 10 multi-session image in the Azure gallery for increased user density, allowing us to reduce costs by having less VMs running.

    10 votes
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  17. allow users to join multiple app groups

    why can't i assign a user to a desktop app group and a remote app group?
    when i try, i get:

    Add-RdsAppGroupUser : The specified UserPrincipalName(s) is already assigned to a Desktop AppGroup in the specified HostPool.

    is there any logic to this or did somebody just not think of allowing it?

    1 vote
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  18. Requesting Disconnected User state Functionality

    Request a user session manageability. If a user is in disconnected state or not log off completely and should be able to maintain the sessions. We should be able to do these scenarios:
    1. If the VM where the user session is disconnected and we then reboot the VM for maintenance or whatever is the reason. The disconnected session should be able to move to another VM within that same pool.
    2. Or if the VM where the user session is disconnected state and reboot the VM, it should be able to hold the session to keep in memory or…

    2 votes
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  19. [Smalldisk] Windows 10 image in the Gallery like the Windows Server variants

    It would be great to have a [smalldisk] variant of the Windows 10 image in the Azure Gallery, just like there is for the Windows Server images.

    Then you could start small rather than start with the current 128GB images

    9 votes
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  20. Provide settings templates for Windows 10 multisession hosts.

    The list of recommended tunings and configurations for a Windows 10 multisession WVD is quite logn and complex. Provide som form of settings templates with all recommended tunings for Windows 10 multisession. Could for example be in form of script/gpo/dsc that can quickly be applied on the WVD hosts for best performance and functions.

    5 votes
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