Windows SDK (Software Development Kit) is used to provide auxiliary and helper tools and libraries to develop applications on Windows 10. The Windows 10 SDK is required by different applications, tools, or processes to accomplish their task. In this tutorial, we examine how to install the Windows 10 SDK via the installer. The ISO file can be downloaded and installed offline alternatively but the installer method is faster and easier to use. Only prefer the ISO file if offline (without internet) installation is required.
Download Windows 10 Installer
Windows 10 installer can be downloaded via the following link. After opening this link navigate to the
Getting Started section and click the
Download Installer like below.
After the download the
winsdksetup.exe is complete double click it to start Windows 10 SDK installer.
The first screen is the
Specify Locatin where the installation location and download cache location are selected. Default values are OK in most of the situations.
The second step is setting the information collection configuration with the following screen.
In this step we accept the
License Agreement .
Select the features you want to install step is used to select the features, libraries, tools, or files by clicking on the related checkbox.