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

File size: 20 GB
Expiration date: December 13, 2022

The evaluation virtual machine includes:

  • Window 11 Enterprise (Evaluation)
  • Visual Studio 2022 Community Edition with UWP, .NET Desktop, Azure, and Windows App SDK for C# workloads enabled
  • Windows Subsystem for Linux enabled with Ubuntu installed
  • Developer mode enabled
  • Windows Terminal installed

File hashes

Name Length (bytes) File Hash - SHA256
WinDev2209Eval.HyperV.zip 21090411062 B7829F45A86C9C5E1EE9C47496279C93BF77DA1B598ADD75445F49AEC6418E3A
WinDev2209Eval.Parallels.zip 20651530290 47B96CBEDB0135A1EBFC1EB5483F4438D00C0D06058EE18542F01202CA7E6FE3
WinDev2209Eval.VirtualBox.zip 21442188280 CBDF41A50FF4189FC4005256E0739300AFE832DC86570CE621406048D687ED14
WinDev2209Eval.VMWare.zip 22555231641 613DADDD25B8A30563319846D6A16F48C3FA35BB747745553F09023EF3DDF2CD

Note

By using the virtual machines, you are accepting the EULAs for all the installed products listed above

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