Game development samples published by the Xbox Advanced Technology Group.
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Xbox-ATG-Samples

This repo contains game development samples written by the Microsoft Xbox Advanced Technology Group.

  • Kits contains support code used by the samples
  • Media contains media files used by the samples
  • UWPSamples contains samples for the Universal Windows Platform
    • Audio
    • IntroGraphics
    • Graphics
    • System
    • Tools
  • PCSamples contains samples for the classic Win32 desktop PC platform
    • Graphics
    • IntroGraphics
  • XDKSamples contains samples the Xbox One platform using the Xbox One XDK
    • Audio
    • IntroGraphics
    • Graphics
    • System
    • Tools

Samples by category

Audio

Spatial audio Simple playback UWP Simple playback XDK 3D playback UWP Advanced audio UWP Advanced audio XDK
XAudio2: Basic audio UWP XDK
XAudio2: Streaming UWP XDK
XAudio2: 3D playback UWP XDK
WASAPI: Playback UWP XDK
WASAPI: Capture UWP XDK
Play Text to Speech XDK

Introductory Graphics

Basic drawing UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
UWP (C++/WinRT) DX11 UWP (C++/WinRT) DX12 XDK (C++/WinRT) DX11 XDK (C++/WinRT) DX12
Basic texturing UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Basic lighting UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Bezier UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
DirectCompute UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
DirectX Tool Kit UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Instancing UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Multisample Antialiasing UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Xbox One Device Setup XDK DX11 XDK DX12

Graphics

Physically Based Rendering UWP XDK
High-Dynamic Range Rendering UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK DX11 XDK DX12 PC DX11 PC DX12
Media Foundation PC DX12 UWP DX11 UWP DX12 XDK
ESRAM (XDK only) Simple DX11 Simple DX12 Advanced DX12
Xbox One (XDK only) AsyncPresent HLSL Symbols Simple DMA Decompression

System

UWP CPU Sets Memory Statistics
XDK Async I/O Custom Event Provider Data Breakpoints Game DVR Memory Banks User Management
XDK (VS 2017 only) Coroutines
System Information UWP XDK
DirectXMath UWP XDK
Gamepad UWP XDK UWP (C++/WinRT) XDK (C++/WinRT)
Gamepad Vibration UWP XDK
Raw Game Controller UWP
ArcadeStick XDK
FlightStick XDK
WheelTest XDK
Input Interfacing UWP Mouse UWP
User Gamepad Pairing UWP XDK
Process Lifetime Management UWP PLM XDK PLM Extended Execution
Localization UWP XDK
Xbox One X Front Panel Basic Text Demo Dolphin Game Logo

Tools

Error lookup
CrashDump Symbol Proxy OS Primitive TexConv for Xbox
FrontPanel Font FrontPanel Font Viewer

Requirements

UWP apps

  • Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Version 1607) or later
  • Visual Studio 2017 (15.7 or 15.8 update) with the Universal Windows Platform development workload, the C++ Universal Windows Platform tools component, and Windows 10 SDK (10.0.17134.0).

XDK apps

  • Xbox One Development Kit
  • Xbox One XDK (specific version requirements covered in each sample's readme)
  • Visual Studio 2015 or Visual Studio 2017 (via upgrade in place)

PC apps

  • Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 -or- Visual Studio 2017 (via upgrade in place) with the Desktop development with C++ workload and Windows 8.1 SDK component.
  • DirectX 11: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 with the DirectX 11.1 Runtime via KB2670838 or later.
  • DirectX 12: Windows 10; requires the Windows 10 Anniversary Update SDK (14393) or later to build.

Privacy Statement

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Code of Conduct

This project has adopted the Microsoft Open Source Code of Conduct. For more information see the Code of Conduct FAQ or contact opencode@microsoft.com with any additional questions or comments.