WVD Windows Desktop client - Multiple/Switch Accounts?

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Are there plans to allow easy switching between diffrent Azure AD accounts in the Windows desktop client?


At the moment, I have to unsubscribe and subscribe to switch accounts (unless I am missing something?).

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Yes - its crazy.. :) Did you ever find a solution for this issue?
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@Christian_Pedersen @jmh_7 This is not supported yet but certainly something we want to bring in a future release. Are you needing this functionality primarily for testing as an admin or do end users have 2 accounts?

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@David Belanger for me it is both.

 

We want to give "guest" users access to a hostpool in our tenant so that they can use a specific application. While actual guest users are not supported, this would be mean creating an account for them in our Azure AD to access the resource. Therefore there could be a case where they access hostpools in their own tenant, and in our tenant, therefore two different accounts needed. At the moment the easiest way I see for this is to set up different profiles in the browser (Edge/Chrome) and access via the web client, but open to suggestions.

 

Thanks