Posts in Windows 10


Bringing 3D to everyone through open standards

By Forest W. Gouin and Jean Paoli

Earlier this week, at the Microsoft Windows 10 Event, we shared our vision (read more about it from Terry Myerson and Megan Saunders) around 3D for everyone in New As part of achieving that vision we are delighted to share… Read more

Mobile, PC, Tablet

MIDI Enhancements in Windows 10

By Pete Brown

As Windows 10 evolves, we are continuing to build in support for musician-focused Let’s take a look at Windows has had built-in MIDI support going back to the 16-bit Since then, most MIDI interfaces have moved to USB and our… Read more


Sharing your local app data

By Hector Barbera

In the first installment of this blog series we looked at the various options at your disposal to store your app’s local In this post we will be looking at how that local data can be shared, both between apps… Read more


Bringing your existing desktop apps to UWP

By Andrew Clinick

At Build 2016, we showed you how to use the Desktop App Converter to bring your existing desktop applications to the universal .appx packaging format as a first step to bringing your application to the Universal Windows Platform (UWP). Once… Read more