Excluding Users from FSLogix for Intune Managed AVD

This blog post is about excluding users from FSLogix for Intune-only Managed AVD. I got a question about this via a comment on another post. That post is about how to configure FSLogix for Entra Joined AVD hosts. Furthermore, it also explains how to set NTFS permissions for a storage account that is not domain-joined. … Read more

Windows Defender for Server Passive mode

A customer of mine is using Trend Micro as their security suite. They found out that Windows Defender for Server was still running actively, and they wanted to have it in passive mode. I couldn’t find a blog that contained all the steps. So, I decided to write it down myself. This is the article … Read more

AVD DrainMode dependent on Compliance

An AVD deployment is often joined to Intune. This results in a compliance state in Intune used in Conditional Access for access to Microsoft 365 applications. We don’t want users logging onto AVD machines that aren’t compliant hence the DrainMode dependent on Compliance. Also, AVD deployments are often Hybrid Entra Joined. That comes with the … Read more

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