With the release of Windows 10 1809, Microsoft is evolving its packaging and application deployment technology. Dubbed MSIX, the new application format seeks to combine all other previous formats and also eventually include the ability to deploy across platforms like Android, Mac, and Linux.
In beta for a long while, the new packaging tool is now officially released and available from the Microsoft store: MSIX Packaging Tool
- Windows 10 1809 or later
- Participation in the Windows Insider Program (only required if using a Windows Insider Build)
- A valid Microsoft account (MSA) alias to access the app from the Store
- Administrator privileges on your PC account
Interested to learn more about MSIX and/or the MSIX Repackaging Tool?
Attend this webinar replay: MSIX: Getting to Know Microsoft’s New Packaging and Deployment Technology
Dig into the documentation: Repackage existing win32 applications to the MSIX format
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