Download the Free Edition
This page lets you download "C#/XAML for HTML5 - Free Edition", an extension for Visual Studio 2012, 2013, and 2015 that allows you to create powerful cross-platform HTML5 apps using only C#, XAML, and Visual Studio. More information about the product can be found on the homepage.
To download it, simply enter your email address in the field below, validate it, and you will immediately receive the direct download link:
Is it really free?
Yes! In fact:
- The Free Edition contains the main features to create powerful cross-platform HTML5 apps using only C#, XAML, and Visual Studio,
- It can be used by anyone (individuals, companies, enterprises...),
- Commercial use IS allowed (no restrictions),
- And it is totally royalty-free!
What about the other editions?
There are 3 other editions for more advanced features and scenarios:
- The Professional Edition provides even more advanced features to create powerful enterprise-grade client/server applications, including support for Extensions and Plugins, a subset of WCF, SOAP/REST support, HTTP calls, C#/JS interop, Importing TypeScript Definitions to access thousands of existing JS libraries from C#, and more.
- The Silverlight Migration Edition is the best choice for migrating existing Silverlight apps to HTML, with features such as better compatibility with Silverlight (subset), an upcoming migration wizard, and upcoming support for select 3rd party component providers.
- The Enterprise Edition allows companies to be in full control, with features such as immediate access to the runtime source code, and an escrow agreement via a 3rd party for guarantee of perpetuity.
Please visit the Editions Comparison and Pricing page to learn more.
To get a free 60-day trial of any of the above editions:
- Start by downloading and installing the Free Edition using the form above.
- Then, go to your Start Menu and launch the application named "CSHTML5 Activation and Registration".
- Choose the edition that you wish to try out, and click "Start the free trial".
Your Free Edition will automatically turn into a trial for the edition that you have chosen. When the trial expires, you will have the choice to buy the edition, or to revert to the Free Edition.