Creating and Configuring an Application Group

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An important aspect of any Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) environment is having the ability to configure and manage applications on a session host. This includes having multiple methods of deploying applications, managing applications, and troubleshooting any issues related to applications within AVD. Ensuring applications are deployed correctly within your environment is an important factor in giving the end-user a good experience when they are using Azure Virtual Desktop. This lesson will help you to deploy applications and allow you to streamline your Azure Virtual Desktop experience.  

Learning Objectives

  • Configure dynamic application delivery by using MSIX app attach
  • Implement Application Masking
  • Deploy an application as a remote app
  • Implement and manage OneDrive for Business for a multi-session environment
  • Implement and manage Microsoft Teams AV redirect
  • Implement and manage browsers and internet access for Azure Virtual Desktop sessions
  • Create and configure an application group
  • Troubleshoot application issues related to Azure Virtual Desktop

Intended Audience

This lesson is intended for anyone who wants to become an Azure Virtual Desktop Specialist and/or anyone preparing for the AZ-140 exam.


To get the most from this lesson, it is recommended that you have a good understanding of Azure administration, but this is not essential.

About the Author
Shabaz Darr, opens in a new tab
Senior Infrastructure Specialist

Shabaz Darr is a Senior Infrastructure Specialist at Netcompany based in the UK. He has 15 years plus experience working in the IT industry, 7 of those he has spent working with Microsoft Cloud Technologies in general, with a focus on MEM and IaaS. Shabaz is a Microsoft MVP in Enterprise Mobility with certifications in Azure Administration and Azure Virtual Desktop. During his time working with Microsoft Cloud, Shabaz has helped multiple public and private sector clients in the UK with designing and implementing secure Azure Virtual Desktop environments.

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