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New Map Control features in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

By Pablo Candelas Gonzalez

The Maps team has been busy making improvements and adding new features to the Maps platform for the Windows 10 Fall Creators In addition to performance and visual improvements to the 3D engine, we are introducing features requested by users,… Read more


New MapControl features in Windows 10 Creators Update

By Sandra Lori-Amini

We have updated the Maps platform for the Windows 10 Creators Update to give our maps a cleaner, more beautiful and realistic look so that it’s consistent between web and UWP We are also making Road view look more authentic… Read more


Getting started with map APIs and controls

By Windows Apps Team

As apps become more and more location-aware, developers should be asking themselves how to integrate maps and location services into their existing The Universal Windows Platform (UWP) offers a variety of controls and services to do just Part 1: you'll… Read more


Learn about the samples for Universal Windows Platform

By Windows Apps Team

One way to learn app development for the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is by taking advantage of the extensive and growing samples collection on You can use these samples to learn about specific UWP features and APIs and as a… Read more