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How do I access Azure Virtual Desktop?

Last updated on September 25, 2022 @ 12:41 pm

The easiest way to access Azure Virtual Desktop is to use the Azure portal. To open the portal, go to the website Azure.

com and sign in with your registered account. Once you are logged in, click on the “Virtual Machines and Services” tab, and then select “Azure Virtual Machines.” .

You can see all of your virtual machines, including the Azure Virtual Desktop, by clicking on the “All Windows 10 Virtual Machines” link in the left-hand column.

To access the Azure Virtual Desktop, click on the “Add a Virtual Machine” button, and then select the “Windows 10” option.

On the “Select a template” page, you can select the “Azure VM” template, or you can create a new virtual machine.

If you want to configure the virtual machine before you start it, you can click on the “Configure” button, and then select the “Customize” option.

PRO TIP: This article provides instructions on how to access Azure Virtual Desktop. Please be aware that this service is only available to users with an Azure account. If you do not have an Azure account, please sign up for one before following these instructions.

On the “Configure Customization” page, you can select the “Accessibility” option, and then specify the keyboard and mouse preferences.

You can also specify the display settings, such as the resolution and the color depth.

After you have configured the virtual machine, click on the “Start” button to start it.

The Azure Virtual Desktop will start, and you will be able to use it the same way that you use a regular Windows 10 virtual machine.


Azure Virtual Desktop is a great way to access your Windows 10 desktop from any device. You can use it to work on your projects, or to show your friends and family how your desktop looks on different devices.

Morgan Bash

Morgan Bash

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