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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

How to CPU mine LiteCoins

Some people argue that it`s just not worth it, mining using your CPU but we`re still in the early days of Litecoin which allows us still to benefit from consumer grade hardware. The better way and faster way to earn using LTC is to run a CPU miner in a pool of shared resource and split the benefits.  I`m going to be putting together a small very simple, easy to use package available to download and just run.  This will connect you into my pool and begin utilising your processor (at a stable rate, worth mentioning). Anyone who wants to know more, please email me or add your details into the comments section ( I wont post these online, they`re private comments).  I`m looking for people to give a Worker address too and share the payouts at the end of each week - so if you want to get involved let me know. Some easy way to sell these coins for those who don`t know. At time of writing, 1.0 LTC sells on eBay for 30-40 GBP OR you can convert them to USD for about 40 USD.  With the inc