October 2016 edition Windows developer evaluation virtual machines are now available for download

Microsoft today released the October 2016 update for Windows 10 virtual machines for Universal Windows Platform app developers. The company has been releasing pre-configured VMs for developers for a while and now all of them come with all the latest updates for the OS itself and pre-installed developer tools. These virtual machines can be used with Hyper-V, Parallels, VirtualBox and VMWare.

The updated evaluation Enterprise VMs will now expire on January 17, 2017 but you can also get a license for the Professional version. However, you'll need a genuine Windows 10 Pro product key.

As a reminder, all of the updated virtual machines are coming with these tools:

  • Windows 10 Enterprise Evaluation, Version 1607
  • Visual Studio 2015 Community Update 3 (Build 14.0.25425.01)
  • Windows developer SDK and tools (Build 14393)
  • Microsoft Azure SDK for .NET (Build 2.9.5)
  • Windows Bridge for iOS (0.2.160927)
  • Windows UWP samples (October 2016 Update)
  • Windows Bridge for iOS samples
  • Bash on Ubuntu on Windows

You can download the version you need from the Windows Dev Center here:

Download October 2016 edition Windows developer evaluation virtual machines.

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Author: Roman Linev

Long time news writer, Microsoft ecosystem fan, Android user. Loves Japanese culture, photography and his cats. You can also follow Roman on Twitter.

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