Configure apps for users
Now we have a host pool and workspace that we can use to deploy a remote app. Let's create a RemoteApp application group to share an application to a different user in the organization.
To complete the exercise, you'll need the credentials for a different non-administrative user account that's in Active Directory.
Create and assign remote applications
Step 1: Basics
Sign in to the Azure portal.
Use the search box to find Windows Virtual Desktop.
Select Application groups > Add.
Select the subscription, resource group, host pool, and application type.
Field Description Subscription Subscription where you want the app group to run Resource group Resource group you've created for Windows Virtual Desktop resources Host pool wvd-host-pool-1 Application group type RemoteApp Application group name RemoteApp1
Select Next: Assignments.
Step 2: Assignments
Select Add Azure AD users or user groups.
Select single or multiple users or you can select user groups.
Select Next: Applications.
Step 3: Applications
Select Add applications.
Use the information in the following table to help you add an application. Accept the rest of the default values where not listed in the table.
Field Value Application source Start menu Application WordPad Display name WordPad
Select Next: Workspace.
Step 3: Workspace
For Register application group, select Yes.
Select Review + create.
Review what you've entered and select Create.
Verify access to application
- Go to the Windows Virtual Desktop web client.
- Sign in by using the user credentials for the user you assigned to the RemoteApp application group.
- You should see the application in the workspace.