Design tools and resources

Build and refine mixed reality experiences with custom tools from the Windows Mixed Reality team. Learn how to easily 'sketch' your app concepts, streamline asset creation, and design your app to serve the greatest number of people.

Case study - Building HoloSketch, a spatial layout and UX sketching app for HoloLens

HoloSketch is an on-device spatial layout and UX sketching tool for HoloLens to help build holographic experiences.

Inclusive design at Microsoft

Designing for inclusivity opens up our experiences and reflects how people adapt to the world around them.

Fluent Design System

Join Microsoft in building a design evolution. Design and develop apps using Fluent Design.

3D design tools from Simplygon

For almost a decade we have worked tirelessly to develop the best 3D data-optimization tech accessible to all.

Asset creation process

The assets you create for a project come in many shapes and forms. They can be comprised of a series of textures/images, audio, video, 3D models and animations.

UWP app design and UI

A great app starts with a great user interface. Learn how to design and code a UWP app that looks fantastic on all Windows 10-based devices.

3D app launcher design guidance

A 3D app launcher is a “physical” object in the user’s mixed reality house that they can select to launch an app.

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