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JoinDomain VMExtensionProvisioningError when deploying WVD (aka Conflict Error)

Deploying WVD Fails with a conflict error and when clicking for more information it presents a conflict and not much else that is useful by way of toubleshooting. Hopefully this helps someone else as it had me head scratching for a little while.. When creating the Host Pool, make sure that you haven't made the fatal error of using the Azure Active Directory Credential INSTEAD of the Local AD Domain Credential.  i.e do not use USER@m365xxxxx.onmicrosoft.com to domain join, even if it links back to the domain - this is where the conflict arrises.    Instead, use your full internal domain UPN.  USER@prefix.domain.co.uk  Re-deploy your same configuration and you should find it goes through now without any problems. Additional findings.... Albeit my mistake above was an easy one, it does appear the error is directly linked to the domain join process. If you go into your resource groups, locate the session host and MSTSC directly to it.  Try the domain join pr

Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (BETA) + Vista Service Pack 2 (BETA)

The new Service pack 2 both for Vista and Windows Server 2008 has been officially announced as the first of its kind, incorporating the 2 service packs for both operating systems into the one update. Although still in it's Beta stages it has been said to optimise the performance of many Vista machines and improve the Hardware support throughout. You can download it here. For the Techies like myself who like to click-away without reading the Install docs, I will just bring this one to your attention: " Service Pack Information SP2 Beta is pre-release code which will change before the final release of SP2 Windows Server 2008 SP2/Windows Vista SP2 Beta is time-limited software that will operate until May 1st, 2010 - Un-install Windows Server 2008 SP2/Windows Vista SP2 Beta before May 1st, 2010 After SP2 installation your desktop may display the text "Evaluation Copy". This does not mean that your system is no longer "Genuine", only that you have in