Microsoft today announced the availability of Sway app for Windows. This new app combines the full richness of Sway on the web with additional capabilities on your PC or tablet.
This means you can use all of Sway’s integrated content sources along with the power of the built-in design engine to build, edit and share your Sways, whether you’re on the go with your Windows tablet or working at your desk with a PC or laptop. Want to capture the moment? Snap photos right into Sway using the built-in camera on your Windows device. And if you’re ready to present at a conference or to students and classmates, the Sways you’ve already loaded will be available offline when you don’t have Internet access or Wi-Fi is spotty.Sway for Windows also allows you to stay logged in with multiple accounts at once if you use the same device for both work and home.
Reimagine the way your ideas come to life. Sway is a digital storytelling app for work, school and home that makes it quick and easy to create and share polished, interactive reports, presentations, personal stories, and more. Add your content, and Sway will do the rest.
— Tell your story with interactive content —
Bring your Sway to life with interactive multimedia content. It’s easy to add text and your images from OneDrive and your device. Also add videos, maps, tweets, Vines, interactive charts, graphics and GIFs.
— See suggested search results based on your content —
Sway suggests searches to help you find relevant images, videos, tweets, and other content that you can drag and drop right in to your creation. No need to juggle apps and web pages to find what you want.
— Instantly transform your Sway with great designs —
You don’t need to worry about formatting, Sway’s built-in design engine takes care of it. If the first design isn’t right for you, Remix! it to see others or customize it to make it your own.
— Easily share by sending a link —
It’s super easy to share and collaborate on a Sway. Family, friends, classmates, and coworkers can see your creation on the web without signing up or downloading additional software. Sharing editing rights with others is also a snap. And you can change privacy settings for more control.
— Sway across your devices and with multiple sign-in options —
Use your work, school or Microsoft account to get started. Your Sways are synced through the cloud, making it easy to view and edit across your devices.
This initial release of Sway on Windows 10 is for PCs and tablets. Sway for Windows Phones will be coming soon. Sway for Windows 10 is now available for download from Windows Store.