Windows Dev Center

Code for one. Reach them all.

Get an early start building for Windows 10.

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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 today, and see what’s coming with our new dashboard preview.

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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.