This Article will aquatint you on how you can have your own VM hosting BizTalk server which can be used for your own development efforts.

The starting point will be the following link.

Follow the prompts and you shall be able to get something like below eventually : your own VM with BizTalk preconfigured and ready to be used.

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If you chose BizTalk Server Enterprise or Standard, then You must provision another VM of SQL Server to use with those BizTalk VM’s.
Only the MSDN Developer editions of BizTalk VM’s include the full stack, including SQL Server and Visual Studio.

It might take about 10 to 15 minutes and once it completed you can download the rdp file which will use the windows remote desktop connection and launch your own BizTalk box.


After creating the BizTalk box you may get the RDC issue while trying to access your VM : Remote Desktop can’t connect to the remote computer for one of these reasons.

You may face this problem if you are in your work LAN network. Configure different public port for the RDP Endpoint. Setting it to 443 (the HTTPS Standard port) or 22 (Standard SSH port) will solve the issue