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 11/14/21.

This evaluation virtual machine includes:

  • Windows 10, version 21H1 (10.0.19043)

  • Windows 10 SDK, version 2104 (10.0.20348.0)

  • Visual Studio 2019 (latest as of 8/19/21) with the UWP, .NET desktop, and Azure workflows enabled and also includes the Windows Template Studio extension

  • Visual Studio Code (latest as of 8/19/21)

  • Windows Subsystem for Linux enabled with Ubuntu installed

  • Developer mode enabled

    File hashes

    Name Length FileHash
    WinDev2108Eval.HyperVGen1.zip 20342192209 A5D67E52142E5B93FC371CAD56786A387E8A8C62CCE85A21C73140689D5528A0
    WinDev2108Eval.Parallels.zip 20676791467 EA5B1527756251C951C1F5B7BCF404565760DC55BD3917CFB0BC6D60FAAD3588
    WinDev2108Eval.VirtualBox.zip 20806634113 C5F323BAC62B85B94D532B7289DC78861EEF5E2F72CE50019D7D532AF6EBBD58
    WinDev2108Eval.VMware.zip 22081703083 E7A43AACD1BBF8C44BC2AE6B9DBA809BB63F44BB9D34AB2F7AA5F26EF5F876FD

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