Windows Dev Center

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.

Learn the best ways to use money-making options like ads, in-app products, and more.

Engage with customers and maximize your app’s potential.

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Build for Windows 10

Explore the new features and tools.

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Bring your experiences to Windows 10—from the web, other mobile platforms, or a traditional Windows application.

Extend Cortana with functionality provided by your app, using voice commands.

Your foundation for creating innovative, natural, and human computing experiences for Windows Store or desktop apps.

Get everything you need to build, test and deploy Universal Windows drivers on Windows 10 devices.

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