What's new in the MSIXMGR tool

This article provides the release notes for the latest updates to the MSIXMGR tool, which you use for expanding MSIX-packaged applications into MSIX images for use with Azure Virtual Desktop.

Latest available version

The following table shows the latest available version of the MSIXMGR tool.

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Public MSIXMGR tool


Published: April 18, 2023

In this release, we've made the following changes:

  • MSIXMGR now supports the expansion of MSIX bundles.
  • Support for creating a VHD image without the size parameter.
  • Improved support for creation of MSIX images as CIM files without the need to provide the VHD size parameter.
  • Support for apps with long package paths (over 128 characters).

Next steps

To learn more about the MSIXMGR tool, check out these articles: