Downloads for Windows

Note: Windows Essentials (Movie Maker, Windows Photo Gallery, and Windows Live Writer) reached end of support on January 10, 2017. They are no longer available for download.
You can learn more about Windows 10 here.

Visualizations for Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player plug-ins

Desktop themes and wallpapers 

Visualizations are colors, shapes, and patterns that move to the music in Windows Media Player Now Playing mode.  

Plug-ins or add-ons add functionality—such as audio effects or DVD capability—to Windows Media Player.

Visit this personalization page to surround yourself with the things you love. If you use Windows 10, it's easier to use the Microsoft Store below to download desktop themes.

Service packs and updates

Language packs

Microsoft Store

Help keep your PC up to date with the latest free service packs and updates for your version of Windows.

Download a free language pack to see Windows in the language of your choice.

Download more apps for your Windows tablet or computer here. Browse thousands of free and paid apps by category, read user reviews, and compare ratings.

Internet access fees or other service charges may apply.

 

 

 

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