.NET 5.0 Preview 6 Release: Windows ARM64 Device Supports Windows Forms

Today, Microsoft announced a preview of its sixth .NET 5.0, adding new features to improve performance. The main feature of this update is to support Windows Forms applications on Windows ARM64. Previously, only console and ASP.NET Core applications were supported on Windows ARM64.

.NET 5.0 Preview 6 Release: Windows ARM64 Device Supports Windows Forms

With this support, developers can build and run Windows Forms apps on Windows ARM64 devices such as Surface Pro X. Microsoft also revealed that it is still working to provide WPF support for Windows ARM64 devices.

.NET 5.0 Preview 6 Release: Windows ARM64 Device Supports Windows Forms

Visual Studio . THE NET REMOTE DEBUGGER’S SUPPORT FOR WINDOWS ARM64 WILL BE AVAILABLE IN VISUAL STUDIO 16.7. Visual Studio Code . NET Remote Debugger support will be available at a later date.

You can download the sixth preview of the new .NET 5.0 using the link below for Windows, macOS, and Linux:

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