We are happy to announce that
Cordova Windows 3.8.0 has been released!
This release adds support for new Visual Studio 2015 Tools and has various other improvements. It will be the default Windows version when the cordova-cli 4.3.0 is released.
npm install -g cordova cd my_project cordova platform update windows
To add it explicitly:
cordova platform add firstname.lastname@example.org
For non-CLI projects or for pre-3.0 projects, refer to the upgrade guides.