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

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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 3/14/21.

This evaluation virtual machine includes:

  • Windows 10, version 2004 (10.0.19041.0)

  • Windows 10 SDK, version 2004 (10.0.19041.0)

  • Visual Studio 2019 (latest as of 12/15/20) with the UWP, .NET desktop, and Azure workflows enabled and also includes the Windows Template Studio extension

  • Visual Studio Code (latest as of 12/15/20)

  • Windows Subsystem for Linux enabled with Ubuntu installed

  • Developer mode enabled

    File hashes

    Name Length FileHash
    WinDev2012Eval.HyperVGen1.zip 20681678391 AA35887FE2D2D7C732649264478BC5952985F926D4478C6DFF883529FF4E3DC5
    WinDev2012Eval.Parallels.zip 21436498407 443211BE754DE2A82580669035F177BBAE49FF9EDD57D8E5139AF3C1A8F8CB92
    WinDev2012Eval.VirtualBox.zip 21185533467 C8F6B0FDDD7D821E12AB9F5EDC2951CA714A33142990CEA3211D7925130E41F0
    WinDev2012Eval.VMware.zip 22466260144 6425A890CF66F9180F75AAF1DCF411AB84ACA2C6CE3F6F18224E523042342879

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