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Reassign a WVD Personal Session Host

 I get asked all the time "how do I re-assign a personal session host in WVD"? The official answer is you don't. However, this can be easily achieved. The steps below are currently: the quickest way to achieve this. configured all in one place via the Azure portal, using a little used feature. does not require a reboot. These simple steps will get the registration token, remove the session host from the host pool, then update the registry with the required settings and force the re-registration of the session host with the WVD control plane, by restarting the specific responsible service. If you have done anything with WVD to this point, you will be aware there are two types of host pools: Pooled - designed for a multi-session OS and any user can login to any VM in the pool. Personal - designed for a single session OS and the Session hosts are assigned, either automatically as a user connects or they can be directly assigned ahead of time. Once assigned that VM is dedicat