Windows Phone Silverlight development

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Everything you need to build great apps.


Create your first app and explore the features of Windows Phone.


Explore the docs and get the details you need to build apps.


Tap into related tools, SDKs, downloads and offerings from the Windows Phone developer ecosystem.

Video showcase

Watch videos tailored for developers building apps and games.