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Getting Started with Windows VDI by Andrew Fryer

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Group Policy and the virtual desktop

Group Policy can be applied in a more fine-grained way to control the desktop experience our users get when accessing virtual desktops. There are also some other specific settings we need to be aware of, specifically the special settings used for Session Virtualization and to restrict what applications our users can use. This is not strictly something we need to implement in the VDI; however, it's not a well-known feature of Group Policy either. It can be used to reduce the number of different collections we maintain by blocking certain virtual desktop users from running an application even though it's installed in the collection.

Group Policy with Session Virtualization

There's a whole collection of settings ...

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