Installing Windows and the dev tools on your Mac

Purpose

Are you ready to start developing great Windows Store apps for Windows 8.1, but you don't have a PC handy? That's okay — you can use your Mac! Use popular third-party solutions like Apple Boot Camp, Oracle VirtualBox, VMware Fusion, and Parallels Desktop to install Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Visual Studio on your Mac.

In this section

TopicDescription

Using Boot Camp

Use Apple Boot Camp to install Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 on your Mac.

Using Parallels Desktop

Use Parallels Desktop to install Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 on your Mac.

Using VirtualBox

Use Oracle VirtualBox to install Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 on your Mac.

Using VMware Fusion

Use VMware Fusion to install Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 on your Mac.

 

 

 

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