Windows Dev Center

Tune up your app for Windows 10 users

Millions will be upgrading to Windows 10 for free. Be ready.

Ready to create your first Windows app? Our tutorials help you target all Windows devices from a single project, in the language you prefer.

User interface basics, design principles, layout guidelines, templates, and more.

Guidance, reference, tutorials, and code snippets help you build your app, whether it’s brand new or ported from another platform.

Learn how to get your app into the Store and get to know the new Windows Dev Center dashboard.

Get ready for Windows 10

Start exploring the new features and tools.

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Find the right technologies to develop applications for the Windows desktop.

Devices, sensors, and cloud services, connected to enable new experiences.

Create connected gaming experiences across Windows devices.

Find what you need to build, test, certify and deploy drivers for Windows hardware.