Developer's Guide

The SDK for Windows Home Server is designed for programming hobbyists and professional developers who want to develop custom applications for Windows Home Server. The documentation assumes that you are familiar with the Microsoft Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE) as well as the Microsoft Visual C# or Visual Basic programming language.

Documentation Roadmap

Use the following documentation roadmap in order to find the information that you need to develop your own applications for Windows Home Server:

  • Getting Started: Find out what you need to begin developing applications for Windows Home Server.

  • API Overview: Gain a high-level understanding of how the API for Windows Home Server works.

  • Programming Tutorial: Walk through a programming example that illustrates most of the Windows Home Server functionality.