Getting Started

The toolkit is available as NuGet packages that can be added to any existing or new project using Visual Studio.

NuGet Packages

    xmlns:controls="using:Microsoft.Toolkit.Uwp.UI.Controls"
    using Microsoft.Toolkit.Uwp;

Other Resources

Adding the UI controls to the Visual Studio Toolbox explains deeper integration with Visual Studio.

Download the UWP Community Toolkit Sample App from the Windows store to see the controls in an actual app.

We recommend developers new to UWP visit the Getting Started with UWP Development pages on the Developer portal.

Visit the UWP Community Toolkit Github Repository to see the current source code, what is coming next, and to clone the repository. Community contributions are welcome!