Windows: New Autopatch feature

Windows Autopatch is a new service that automates the process of managing and rolling out updates for Windows and Microsoft 365 apps. By July 2022, Autopatch will be offered as a feature to Windows 10/11 Enterprise E3 at no additional cost.

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Windows 365: Ability to target Conditional Access (CA) policies to a single application that applies to both the Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop apps

Currently, Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop share a common framework for identity access by using Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) and security controls with CA policies. You can target CA policies to the Windows 365 app and this applies only to windows365.microsoft.com web client. To apply CA policies to the full Windows client and non-windows clients, you must assign CA policies to both the Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop apps.

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Windows 365: Disk Encryption with “Bring your own key” support

Cloud PC’s can be encrypted using their organizations “bring your own key” if enabled for their entire M365 tenant and meets licensing requirements.

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Windows 365: Administrator can freeze end user access for a person under investigation (Legal hold)

An administrator is able to temporarily freeze an end-user’s access to Windows 365 Cloud PC while that user is under investigation.

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Windows 365: Nested Virtualization support for Linux and Android subsystem (Preview)

Nested Virtualization platform capability will be enabled for certain license types allowing the ability to use Linux and Android subsystem.

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Windows 365: Point-in-Time Recovery of Windows 365 Cloud PCs

A user is able to recover their Windows 365 Cloud PC to a known point-in-time backup.

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Windows 365: Microsoft 365 Lighthouse support for Windows 365 Business

Integration of Windows 365 Business Cloud PCs in the Device List in Microsoft 365 Lighthouse management UI. 

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Windows 365: Administrator can create manual restore points

An administrator can manually create a point-in-time restore point for Cloud PCs. 

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Windows 365: Provision Windows 365 Cloud PC using only Azure AD Join

An administrator is able to provision Windows 365 Cloud PCs for users without requiring Hybrid Azure AD Join, with further options to let Microsoft host the virtual network connections.

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Windows 365: Ability to get a Cloud PC disk snapshot for forensic analysis and legal discovery

An administrator is able to create a Cloud PC snapshot for purposes of forensic analysis and legal discovery.

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