Get a Windows 10 development environment

Start building Windows applications quickly by using a virtual machine with the latest versions of Windows, the developer tools, SDKs, and samples ready to go

Download a virtual machine

We currently package our virtual machines for four different virtualization software options: VMWare, Hyper-V, VirtualBox, and Parallels.

Windows 10 Enterprise - 20 GB download

This VM will expire on 10/20/19.

This evaluation virtual machine includes:

  • Windows 10 1903 and the Windows 10 SDK, version 1903 (10.0.18362.1)

  • Visual Studio 2019 with the UWP, .NET desktop, and Azure workflows enabled and also includes the Windows Template Studio extension

  • Visual Studio Code

  • Windows Template Studio extension

  • Windows UWP samples (latest)

  • Windows Subsystem for Linux enabled with Ubuntu installed

  • Developer mode and bash enabled

The Microsoft Software License Terms for the Windows 10 VMs supersede any conflicting Windows license terms included in the VMs.