Windows Driver Kit documentation

Windows Driver Kit (WDK) 10 is integrated with Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 and Debugging Tools for Windows This integrated environment gives you the tools you need to develop, build, package, deploy, test, and debug drivers. You can run many basic certification tests in the integrated environment. The Windows Driver Kit (WDK) includes templates for several technologies and driver models, including Windows Driver Frameworks, Universal Serial Bus (USB), print, networking, and file system filters.

Run-time requirements for WDK 10

You can run WDK 10, integrated with Visual Studio 2015, on these operating systems:
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
You can use WDK 10 to develop drivers that run on these operating systems:
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview
  • Windows Server 2008 R2