FSLogix error code 0x0000052E

This is a quick short blog about these error codes: FSLogix error code 0x0000052E The user profile failed to attach. Please contact supportStatus: 0x0000001B, Message: cannot find the virtual disk at the provided locationReason: 0x00000005, Message: Reason initialized to empty stateError code: 0x0000052E, Message: The user name or password is incorrect. You will see this … Read more

View API permissions for all Service Principals

New year, new blog! This post is all about how to view API permissions for all Service Principals. It is quite easy to see the permissions for 1 Service Principal but how about all? I created a script that gathers all assigned application permissions and exports them to CSV (or you can use Out-Gridview). A … Read more

Automating cleanup Entra Joined AVD hosts

This post is about automating the cleanup for Entra Joined Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) hosts. So, what is the problem? The problem is that when you frequently deploy Entra Joined AVD hosts, they are only Entra Joined, and they already exist Entra/Intune. You get this error when running the bicep template: That error is because … Read more

Monitoring AVD with Azure Monitor

This post is about performance monitoring Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) with Azure monitor. This features the CPU, RAM, Disk utilization, and more. The log analytics agent will be deprecated in 2024: You can check out the Microsoft docs here. This post features the manual configuration via the Azure portal and an automated configuration via Bicep … Read more

Windows Autopatch – Deployment Cadence Scheduled install

There is a new feature within Windows Autopatch called Deployment Cadence with scheduled install. I have waited for feature for a long time. I wrote another blog about Windows Autopatch called notes from the field. Read about it here: This blog states that one of the things that I run into with Windows Autopatch that … Read more

Winget Packager in Azure DevOps Pipeline

A couple of months ago a fellow MVP Stephan van Rooij wrote an application called Winget Intune, when I saw this I immediately wanted to use this as a packager in an Azure DevOps Pipeline. So, the idea is to enter a winget package ID and the application is grabbed from winget, packaged, and uploaded … Read more

Install Applications after ESP (Enrollment Status Page)

A customer wanted to install applications after the ESP (Enrollment Status Page) phase. This application configures a BitLocker PIN which, obviously, needs interaction with the user. This is not possible in the ESP phase because of, well, the ESP. So, I needed a solution for that. I have configured Olivier Kieselbach’s BitLocker PIN solution. It’s … Read more