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The Desktop Bridge helps you quickly convert your software and publish to the Windows Store.


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Convert your existing PC software and make the most of new Windows 10 features.


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Learn more about the Desktop Bridge

"The Desktop Bridge vastly simplifies our [Evernote] installer and uninstaller. It also opens up UWP APIs including Live Tiles and notifications. And having the full-featured Evernote app in the Windows Store means future improvements will reach users faster."


—Seth Hitchings, VP Engineering, Evernote

Evernote's Desktop Bridge conversion enabled impressive Universal Windows Platform features and Windows Store support.

Bridge. Distribute. Modernize.

  Bridge to Windows 10 Distribute through Windows Store Modernize with UWP
Simplified setup authoring
Differential updates
No malware injection
Clean uninstallation
Trustworthy distribution
Auto-updates for users
Global distribution
Easier monetization
Modernize the experience
Gradually migrate
Reach all Windows devices

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Find help in the forums

Ask your Desktop Bridge questions in the "Developing Universal Windows apps" forum.

Get help with publishing

If you've already bridged your software to Windows, we'll help you get it into the Windows Store quickly.

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