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Download Windows 8 Developer Preview

Welcome to our Download Windows 8 Developer Preview page.

On this page, you will be able to download the Windows 8 Developer Preview when it becomes available.

The Windows 8 Developer Preview is expected to be available for download sometime during or after the BUILD conference this September.

You can be sure that Windows 8 Update will have the link available right here.

If you are looking to download Windows 8 Beta, go here instead.

What is a Windows 8 Developer Preview?

A Developer Preview is the distribution of software code, documentation, and support materials to technical experts and developers. this typically happens PRIOR t o the release of a software Beta.

A Developer Preview is typically called a pre-beta version of the software.

Windows 7 also had a developer preview on October 8, 2008. It’s pretty certain based on the success of that release that Windows 8 will have that as well.

For a look back in the past, take a look at the press release for the Windows 7 Developer Preview.

Stay tuned to this page to download the Windows 8 Developer Preview.


Now we know about the Windows 8 Developer Preview!

Download Windows 8 Developer Preview

Download Windows 8 Developer Preview

The Windows 8 developer preview will be available today September the 13th, 2011 at 8pm pacific time.

You can get it from the following link

It will be available in x86 (32 or 64 bit) and there will be no activation required.

Once  we know about the Windows 8 Development Preview, we’ll send you an email with a link to the download. If this service is valuable to you, please use the Google +1 button to give us a thumbs up!

  • Harry

    Too bad that everything is written in english I live in the Netherlands

    • Andy Prakken

      Hi Harry, Jaa het is jammer, maar gaa naar google en dan gebruik Translate.  Het gaat van Engels naar Hollands.   Andy

      • harry

        Ja, natuurlijk, dit is standaard.
        maar wek bedankt.

  • Fedriu74

    Fedri . Windows 8  is the best of the best

  • Sfc042

    well, and where is Windows 8 build 8156.0.winmain.111116-1900