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Example of Eye Dropper control feature.

Announcing Windows Community Toolkit v6.0

By Michael A. Hawker

We’re thrilled to announce today the next update to the Windows Community Toolkit, version , made possible with help and contributions from our developer This release brings ARM64 support to the toolkit as well as an update to XAML Islands… Read more


XAML Islands v1 – Updates and Roadmap

By Miguel Ramos

At Microsoft Build, we announced that the Windows 10 May 2019 Update (version 1903) would include XAML Islands Below you can find more details on the roadmap and two workstreams in progress to complete the developer experience: the .NET wrappers… Read more


Windows Developer Twitch Workshop

By Clint Rutkas

On March 14th starting at 8AM PT, we’ll be hosting a free Windows Developer Twitch Workshop for .NET developers working with WPF, WinForms or UWP The day will be split into three themes across seven sessions: Productivity: Productivity for existing… Read more


Van Arsdel Sample App Released!

By Kalita Saintonge

We’re excited to announce the public release of our feature showcase sample app, Van Arsdel! The Van Arsdel, end-to-end UWP sample app makes extensive use of the improved density and new controls in the Windows UI Library as well as… Read more


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

Fluent Xaml Theme Editor.

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

The latest updates to Windows Community Toolkit.

Announcing Windows Community Toolkit v4.0

By Nikola Metulev

The Windows Community Toolkit recently reached over 1 million downloads across all nuget This is a very big milestone for the community and I’m very excited to announce yet another major update to the Windows Community Toolkit, version With the… Read more


Windows UI Library Preview released!

By Jesse Bishop

We're excited to announce the first preview release of the Windows UI Library! The Windows UI Library (or WinUI for short) is a new way to get and use Fluent controls and styles for building Windows 10 UWP apps: via… Read more