Windows 10 Anniversary Update is available
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We are committed to delivering continuous innovation to you, including: features that bring Windows Ink and Cortana to the mainstream; a faster, more accessible, and more power-efficient Microsoft Edge browser; advanced security features for consumers and enterprises; new gaming experiences; and new tools for the modern classroom. Everyone running Windows 10 will get these new features for free. With this update, we are also releasing updated developer and test tools to enable your company to build and validate efficient, high-quality drivers and devices running Windows 10, version 1607. An updated Windows Driver Kit (WDK), Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) and Hardware Lab Kit (HLK) are available for download today.

Upcoming WinHEC workshops and events

At WinHEC events we share deep technical knowledge that will help you build and optimize hardware for Windows. If you have any questions, are interested in attending a workshop, or have feedback on a topic you would like to see covered at a future event, please contact .

WinHEC Event
  • December 2016
  • Location: Taipei and Shenzhen

Topics: This fall’s events will consist of talks and presentations by Microsoft Windows Executives and experts to explain in detail our vision and plans, specifications and guidance on designing optimized PCs to align with our vision. Click the link below to express your interest in attending.

Target Audience: Hardware ecosystem

Event Registration: Sign up for more info

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