Ready to sign up?
Register now for a developer account so you can get your app into the Windows Store. Your account also lets you list apps in the Windows Phone Store at no additional cost. All you need is a credit card (and a Microsoft account—you can get one during sign up if you don't have one already).
Opening your developer account
We offer individual and company accounts in locations around the world. Check out our overview of the sign-up process to see how it works.
Get set up to get paid
Learn how to get your payout account and tax forms taken care of, so you can sell your apps and make money.
Have a name for your app?
As soon as you open your developer account, you can reserve your app's name.