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Download Windows 10 Developer tooling Preview to build Universal Apps


Today , Microsoft has announced the release of its Windows 10 Developer tooling Preview which lets the Windows app developers developers to build and experiment with the Windows 10 applications via the Windows Insiders program.

The Windows 10 Technical Preview tools is now available along side Visual Studio 2015 CTP 6 and Windows 10 Technical Preview from the Windows Insiders program.

Note that this is a preview version and this only provides an opportunity to try out and get to know the platform capabilities until Windows 10 is RTMed. Hence , do not install it on a production machine.

How to download Windows 10 Developer tooling Preview to build Universal Apps ?

If you want to download and install the Windows 10 developer tooling preview , join the Windows Insider Program . Once you register , you will find the instructions and the download links to setup the developer machine. You must download Visual Studio 2015 CTP6 and the Windows 10 Developer SDK tools for Windows 10.

Learning materials on building Universal Windows 10 Developer tools

Microsoft Virtual Academy has a video tutorials on the Developer’s Guide to Windows 10 Preview where Jerry Nixon – Microsoft Developer Evangelist and ‚ÄčAndy Wigley – Microsoft Developer Evangelist walkthrough the features in Windows 10 for developers and how you could leverage them in your app.

Know more about the Windows 10 Technical Preview tools and download it from the Windows Insider program website

Senthil Kumar B
Senthil Kumar is a former Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional). He is a Co-Author of the book "Windows 10 Development Recipes using JavaScript and CSS" for Apress Publication. He is a technical presenter, blogger, mentor and a Geek.  Senthil is a regular speaker is various local user groups. He has presented at conferences like Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS) & Microsoft DevCamps. You can reach out to him via his Twitter handle @isenthil.