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Create a corporate URL for the Windows Virtual Desktop Website, Part 1 Azure Function App

The current Windows Virtual Desktop HTML5 client is currently accessed using a Microsoft URL which is reasonably long and also is the exact same for every customer:  or  (this URL was released when we released the Windows Virtual Desktop Spring edition set of capabilities, this URL is backwards compatible whereas the first URL is not forwards compatible). This isn't ideal if you work for an enterprise and want your users to be using a corporate URL in order to access what are corporate applications and data from the Windows Virtual Desktop service. What would be better is to use a URL that looks something like There are two very simple methods to achieve this, the first is using an Azure Function App, the second is to use Azure Front Door - more details on AFD are at the end of this article. An Azure Function App will require a tiny bit of cod