Announcing additional project templates for creating Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps in Visual Studio 2015. The project templates serve as a great starting point for creating different type of UWP apps. The Visual Studio extension is named UWP Templates, and includes the following new project templates;
Blank App, a basic XAML project with a single XAML page. Similar to the standard Blank App template, included in the Windows 10 tools, but without the Application Insights telemetry stuff.
SplitView App, a multi-page app project with adaptive split view layout
Composition App, a framework-less project for creating apps using the visual layer and Windows.UI.Composition APIs
Composition XAML App, a project for both XAML and Windows.UI.Composition APIs
The UWP Templates extension supports Visual Studio 2015 Community Edition and up. The extension is available in the Visual Studio Gallery. The full source code of the extension is available at GitHub.