Design toolkits and resources for UWP apps

This section contains design and UI-related downloads for UWP apps. For additional tools, such as Visual Studio, see our main downloads page.

Design toolkits

These toolkits provide controls and layout templates for designing UWP apps.

Fonts

Tools

Tile and icon generator for Adobe Photoshop
This set of actions for Adobe Photoshop generates the 68 recommended tile and icon assets from just 7 files.
Download the tile and icon generator


Download the tile and icon generator

Samples

Photo sharing app
This sample app demonstrates photo sharing with real-world social media. It demonstrates responsive design, in-app purchase, Azure services, push notifications, and more.
Download the Photo sharing app sample
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Download the Photo sharing app sample

Hue Lights
This sample integrates Windows features with intelligent home automation. Specifically, it shows how you can use Cortana and Bluetooth Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) to create an interactive experience with the Phillips Hue Lights (a Wi-Fi enabled lighting system).
Download the Hue Lights sample
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Download the Hue Lights sample
Want more code? Check out the Windows sample page for complete list of all our UWP app samples. Go to the samples portal