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Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization (MED-V 2.0) URL redirection does not work and no temporary URL file *.mdvurl is created in %localappdata%\temp (e.g. C:\Users\username\AppData\Local\Temp\tmpE38B.tmp.mdvurl).
This can occur if the URLs in the MED-V URL list are not valid. An example would be a URL that has a trailing * such as:
To resolve this , navigate to the following registry location and remove the trailing * from any URL addresses listed.
The only issue relevant to this problem is addressed in the first blog post listed below, in the first section, regarding the creation of the temporary URL file containing the URL to pass the guest via RDPcopy (*.mdvurl). All the other issues that cause URL redirect failures outlined in these two articles do not exist in this scenario.
Understanding and Troubleshooting MED-V v2 URL Redirection
GPO Settings That Could Potentially Cause Issues with MED-V Features
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.