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XAML Islands – A deep dive – Part 2

By Alexandre Chohfi

Welcome to the 2nd post of our Xaml Islands deep dive adventure! On the first blog post, we talked a little bit about the history of this amazing feature, how the Xaml Islands infrastructure works and how to use it,… Read more

PC

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 18272 available now!

By Clint Rutkas

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 18272 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 18272 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more

PC

XAML Islands – A deep dive – Part 1

By Alexandre Chohfi

XAML Islands is a technology that enables Windows developers to use new pieces of UI from the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) on their existing Win32 Applications, including Windows Forms and WPF This allows them to gradually modernize their apps at… Read more

PC

Announcing Windows Community Toolkit v5.0

By Nikola Metulev

I’m excited to announce the next major update of the Windows Community Toolkit, version This update introduces the new WindowsXamlHost control built on top of the new XAML Islands APIs to simplify adding built-in or custom UWP control to a… Read more

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Introducing Component Firmware Update

By Microsoft Devices Team

The Microsoft Devices Team is excited to announce the release of an open-source model for Component Firmware Update for Windows system developers – Component Firmware Update (CFU). With CFU, you can easily deliver firmware updates through Windows Update by using CFU… Read more

Fluent Xaml Theme Editor.
PC

Fluent XAML Theme Editor Preview released!

By Kalita Saintonge

We’re excited to announce the preview release of the Fluent XAML Theme Editor application! As some of you may remember from our Build 2018 session this year, we previewed a tool using our new ColorPaletteResources API that allows you to set the color theme of your… Read more

Example of particle systems.
PC, Windows Mixed Reality

Announcing Babylon.js 3.3!

By Patrick Ryan

We are pleased to announce the launch of ! This release adds amazing new UI and interaction features, major updates to particle system controls, new environment generation tools, procedural noise texture generation, 360-degree photo and video support, and more! For… Read more

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Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 17763 available now!

By Clint Rutkas

Today, we released a new Windows 10 Preview Build of the SDK to be used in conjunction with Windows 10 Insider Preview (Build 17763 or greater). The Preview SDK Build 17763 contains bug fixes and under development changes to the API surface… Read more