Create a shortcut to AVD

Create a shortcut to directly access the Azure Virtual Desktop login page in guest mode in Chrome. This can be done in similar ways for other browsers.

Create a shortcut for Chrome

  1. Open Chrome.
  2. Click the three dots at the far right to open the menu.
  3. Select More tools and Create shortcut.
  4. Right-click the new shortcut on your desktop and select Properties.
  5. On the Shortcut tab, remove the filled-in Target and enter this instead: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" --guest
  6. Click the General tab and enter the name for this shortcut in the field at the top.
  7. Click OK to save.
  8. The shortcut will now automatically open Azure Virtual Desktop login page in guest mode.

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