Develop for Windows. It’s time.
Get going quickly
Getting started on Windows is easier than you think; the tools are free, the code samples are solid, and what you already know matters.
Give life to your app
Develop apps that bring relevant, real-time information to your users, and keep them coming back for more.
Get discovered in new places
With the fastest growing mobile platform globally and a steady desktop market, it’s a great time to bring your apps to Windows: on phones, tablets, and PCs.
Windows 10 Technical Preview
This is an early build, provided to enable IT Professionals to get a feel for how Windows 10 will meet the needs of enterprise users, and is not recommended for use as your primary operating system for software development at this time.
Learn to use the universal templates in Visual Studio to create apps that share much of the same code for Windows Phones, tablets, and PCs.
If you haven't done much coding before, but have a great idea for a phone app, start here.
Microsoft Technical Evangelist Jerry Nixon and Daren May, President of Crank211 teach you how to save time building apps using the universal Windows app projects in Visual Studio.