WINDOWS 8 DESIGN HANDBOOK

Resources

Us here at RATIO want to provide the best opportunity for the design community to get started on their Windows 8 apps. We have provided pixel-perfect templates below so that you can design and develop your apps accurately. We will continue to provide more resources as the new design language matures. Keep checking back for more!

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LIVE TILES TEMPLATES

There are many types of live tiles that users can interact with on the Windows 8 start screen. We've compiled all the various live tiles that you can design for.

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LOGO/ICON TEMPLATES

Attached is a logo/icon template created for your splash screen and live tiles.

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HOME/HUB PAGE TEMPLATE

Attached is a Hub Page template redlined with exact padding & margins that adhere to Windows 8 design guidelines. Keep in mind that these rules can be bent, but they provide a good starting point for any Windows 8 application design.

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hub page preview

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WINDOWS 8 ICON SET

Standard Windows 8 icon set from the Ratio Design Team.

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