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Useful resources for creating apps with Electron
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Aug 9th

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  • Rosefinch - Store and run SQL queries.
  • Hyperstars39.4k - Terminal.
  • Nota - Pro writing app designed for local Markdown files.
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  • Kapstars15.7k - Screen recorder with GIF support.
  • Beakerstars6.6k - Browser with peer-to-peer web protocols.
  • SpaceRadarstars1.2k - Interactive disk space and memory visualization.
  • Jun 21st

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  • RunJS - Playground for JavaScript and TypeScript.
  • Feb 6th

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  • linkedstars583 - Daily journal.
  • Browserosaurusstars1.1k - Browser prompter for macOS.
  • Oct 4th, 2021

    Apps

    Other
  • VIRstars121 - Intelligent time manager with automatic planning.
  • Jun 30th, 2021

    Tools

    For Electron

  • UpdateRocks! - Auto-update service. Free for open source projects.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Heroic Games Launcherstars4k - Alternative Epic games launcher.
  • May 8th, 2021

    Apps

    Other
  • Lotus - Keep up with GitHub notifications without stress.
  • May 5th, 2021

    Boilerplates

  • vite-electron-builderstars1.4k - Secure boilerplate for Electron app based on Vite. TypeScript + Vue/React/Angular/Svelte/Vanilla.
  • Apr 5th, 2021

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  • SpaceEyestars272 - Live satellite imagery for your desktop background.
  • Mar 17th, 2021

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  • Discord - Voice and text chat.
  • Mar 7th, 2021

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  • Yanastars178 - Notebook app with rich-text notes, nested note organization and global search.
  • Feb 20th, 2021

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    Other
  • Dynobase - AWS DynamoDB GUI.
  • Dec 26th, 2020

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  • Coloban - All-in-one project management tool with chats, Kanban, Gantt, calls, screenshare, and more.
  • Dec 8th, 2020

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  • Hawkpassstars56 - Password generator.
  • Nov 20th, 2020

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  • Graviton Editorstars913 - Cross-platform code editor.
  • Oct 19th, 2020

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  • Cleavr - Provision servers and deploy web apps.
  • Sep 18th, 2020

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  • Mouselessstars104 - Keyboard shortcut training and look-up.
  • Glyphfinderstars116 - Unicode character search.
  • Jun 20th, 2020

    May 15th, 2020

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  • Beekeeper Studiostars11.6k - Cross-platform SQL editor and database manager.
  • Apr 26th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • LightProxystars2.7k - Web debugging proxy.
  • Apr 6th, 2020

    Tools

    For Electron

  • RxDBstars18.1k - A realtime NoSQL database.
  • Mar 11th, 2020

    Boilerplates

  • secure-electron-templatestars1.3k - Security-focused boilerplate for creating apps with React, Redux, Webpack, and i18next.
  • Mar 5th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Taskade - Realtime organization and collaboration tool for distributed teams with tasks, notes, and chat.
  • Mar 3rd, 2020

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electronegativitystars773 - Identify misconfigurations and security anti-patterns.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Gitifystars3.8k - GitHub notifications in your menubar.
  • Feb 14th, 2020

    Apps

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  • MQTTXstars2.2k - Client for MQTT, which is a lightweight messaging protocol.
  • Feb 12th, 2020

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  • Pomodorostars218 - Timer based on the Pomodoro Technique.
  • Sia-UI - Decentralized file storage system based on cryptocurrency technology.
  • Sabakistars2k - Go/Baduk/Weiqi board.
  • Swiftystars725 - Password manager.
  • Jan 22nd, 2020

    Videos

  • Make Your Electron App Feel at Home Everywhere - Tips on making your app feel more native on macOS, Windows, and Linux without sacrificing your own style.
  • Jan 21st, 2020

    Articles

  • Notarizing your Electron app - How to configure your app packaging for Apple's notarization.
  • Apps

    Other
  • massCodestars2k - Code snippet manager for developers.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electronmonstars64 - Monitor and reload apps out-of-process during development.
  • Jan 18th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • ExifCleanerstars959 - Clean image metadata with drag and drop.
  • Jan 2nd, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Upcountstars300 - Invoicing.
  • Dec 31st, 2019

    Articles

  • Migrating Slack's Desktop App to BrowserView - Slack rewrote their Electron app with BrowserView, Redux, Rx, and TypeScript, to fix its performance problems.
  • Books

  • Electron in Action 💲
  • Nov 27th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • FATpick - Guitar tablature viewer that scores your performance as you play along.
  • Oct 10th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Notion - All-in-one workspace for your notes, tasks, wikis, and databases.
  • Sep 28th, 2019

    Tools

    Using Electron

  • jest-electronstars137 - Run and debug Jest unit tests in a browser environment.
  • Sep 22nd, 2019

    Tools

    For Electron

  • adblocker-electron - Block ads and trackers.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Gmail Desktopstars597 - Unofficial Gmail app.
  • Moon Modeler - Schema design tool for MongoDB, Mongoose, and MariaDB.
  • Aug 23rd, 2019

    Aug 3rd, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Franzstars4.2k - Skype, Slack, Hangouts, WhatsApp, Grape, Telegram, FB Messenger, Hipchat in the same app.
  • Jun 29th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Mingo - MongoDB GUI.
  • Jun 20th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • MusicPlus - Free music app for macOS and Windows.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • trilogystars242 - TypeScript SQLite database layer with support for both native C++ and pure JavaScript backends.
  • Jun 12th, 2019

    Tools

    For Electron

  • debugtronstars815 - Debug in-production Electron-based apps.
  • electron-chrome-extensionstars115 - Add support for Chrome extensions.
  • Jun 10th, 2019

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-better-ipcstars620 - Simplified IPC communication.
  • May 30th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Motrixstars33.6k - Download manager.
  • May 21st, 2019

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  • Tocklerstars615 - Tracks your time.
  • Apr 30th, 2019

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  • Unsplash Wallpapersstars245 - Set desktop wallpaper from Unsplash.
  • Apr 17th, 2019

    Boilerplates

  • angular-electronstars5.2k - Fast bootstrapping with Angular, Electron, TypeScript, SASS, and Hot Reload.
  • Feb 18th, 2019

    Apps

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  • Notablestars20.3k - Markdown-based note-taking.
  • Articles

  • Using Google Analytics to gather usage statistics in Electron - How to collect anonymous user statistics.
  • Dec 29th, 2018

    Articles

  • Building a file explorer with Electron, Quasar, and Vue - Focused on design and code decisions and Electron security.
  • Oct 27th, 2018

    Community

  • Stack Overflow
  • Oct 13th, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Cacher - Cloud-based, team-enabled code snippet manager with Gist sync.
  • Etcherstars23.9k - Flash OS images to SD cards and USB drives.
  • Oct 2nd, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Brandy - A brand asset manager for your menu bar.
  • Netronstars20.1k - Visualizer for deep learning and machine learning models.
  • Sep 19th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • run-electronstars195 - Run Electron without all the junk terminal output.
  • Aug 8th, 2018

    Apps

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  • Mark Textstars36.2k - Real-time preview Markdown editor.
  • Boilerplates

  • electron-boilerplatestars1.6k - Boilerplate to kickstart creating an app - by sindresorhus.
  • electron-boilerplatestars3.1k - Comprehensive boilerplate which even generates installers - by szwacz.
  • Apr 20th, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Pomotroidstars2.7k - Pomodoro timer.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • chromium-net-errorsstars20 - Chromium's network errors as custom error classes.
  • Mar 2nd, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-timberstars364 - Pretty logger.
  • Feb 11th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-servestars362 - Static file serving (Useful for routing, like react-router).
  • Feb 4th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-reloaderstars555 - Simple auto-reloading during development.
  • Feb 2nd, 2018

    Community

  • electron-pl (Polish)
  • Apps

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  • Nuclearstars9.3k - Music player that streams from free sources.
  • Dec 25th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Headsetstars772 - Discover, collect, and listen to music from YouTube.
  • Dec 9th, 2017

    Articles

  • Electron on the App Store - A 5-part series about the journey of making and publishing an Electron app to the Mac App Store.
  • Dec 7th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Fenêtre - Picture-in-picture for your Mac.
  • Dec 3rd, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Mailspringstars13.3k - Extensible email client. (Fork of Nylas Mail)
  • Nov 28th, 2017

    Apps

    Samples

  • Activity Monitor - Shows a doughnut chart of the CPU system, user, and idle activity time.
  • Hash - Shows the hash values of entered text using different algorithms.
  • Prices - Shows the current price of oil, gold, and silver using the Yahoo Finance API.
  • Documentation

  • Quick Start
  • Official docs
  • Nov 17th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Buttercup Desktopstars3.9k - Password manager.
  • Nov 7th, 2017

    Videos

  • Electron Meetup SF, November 2017 - Includes some good talks on improving app startup time, debugging crashes, etc.
  • Articles

  • Introducing BrowserView for Electron - New Electron API to embed web apps with fewer bugs and improved performance.
  • Nov 4th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-utilstars1.1k - Useful utilities for developing apps and modules.
  • Oct 11th, 2017

    Books

  • Cross-Platform Desktop Applications 💲
  • Apps

    Other
  • Twitch - Official Twitch app.
  • Oct 6th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Mockoon - Mock servers in seconds.
  • Sep 22nd, 2017

    Articles

  • Building a desktop app with Electron, React, and Redux
  • Apps

    Other
  • Tuskstars3.1k - Unofficial Evernote app.
  • Jun 23rd, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-unhandledstars395 - Catch unhandled errors and promise rejections.
  • Jun 15th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-storestars3.8k - Save and load data like user preferences, app state, cache, etc.
  • Jun 14th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • gotstars12.1k - Simplified HTTP requests.
  • Jun 13th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • CashNotify - Monitor your Stripe accounts from your menu bar.
  • May 22nd, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Insomniastars23.7k - Create and manage HTTP requests.
  • May 19th, 2017

    Community

  • Product Hunt
  • Apr 17th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Bukastars1k - E-book management.
  • Components

  • Xel - Widget toolkit for building native-like apps.
  • Feb 8th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • LosslessCutstars12.6k - Lossless video trimming & cutting.
  • Jan 26th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Cerebrostars7.5k - Launcher with inline previews.
  • Apps

    Samples

  • Electron API usagestars3.8k - Sample apps illustrating usage of Electron APIs.
  • Screen Recorderstars384 - WebRTC screen recorder.
  • Jan 19th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • elemonstars71 - Live-reload your app during development.
  • Jan 16th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Hackolade - Data modeling for NoSQL and multi-model databases.
  • Jan 7th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Inpadstars3.1k - Notes app with GitHub-flavored Markdown.
  • Jan 5th, 2017

    Dec 13th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Stacerstars8k - Ubuntu system optimizer.
  • Nov 24th, 2016

    Community

  • @electron_ru on Telegram (Russian)
  • Nov 20th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-pdf-windowstars265 - View PDF files in browser windows.
  • Nov 18th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-is-acceleratorstars15 - Check if a string is a valid accelerator.
  • Nov 7th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-about-windowstars393 - 'About This App' window.
  • Nov 3rd, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-builderstars12.3k - Create installers.
  • NeDBstars13.2k - Embedded persistent or in-memory database.
  • Tools

    Using Electron

  • electron-mochastars345 - Run Mocha tests in Electron.
  • Components

  • menubarstars6.3k - Menubar app framework.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Extratermstars2.1k - Terminal.
  • Nov 2nd, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Exodus - Secure, manage, and exchange blockchain assets like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
  • Oct 27th, 2016

    Oct 17th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Boostnotestars17.2k - Markdown note & code snippet app for developers.
  • Oct 6th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • KeeWebstars11.2k - Unofficial KeePass app.
  • Inkdrop - Markdown notebook for hackers.
  • Sep 9th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Cocos Creator - Game editor for creating web and native games for Cocos2D-x.
  • Sep 4th, 2016

    Documentation

  • Essential Electron - Concise overview.
  • Books

  • Developing an Electron Edge - Preview 💲
  • Videos

  • Electron Fundamentals course - Pluralsight 💲
  • Aug 29th, 2016

    Tools

    Using Electron

  • Reactotronstars13.7k - Inspect your React and React Native apps.
  • Aug 20th, 2016

    Community

  • Reddit
  • Aug 17th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-logstars998 - Simple logging.
  • Aug 4th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Wirestars1k - Messenger and calling app.
  • Jul 14th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-devtools-installerstars952 - Install DevTools extensions from the Chrome Web Store.
  • Jun 29th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Museeksstars1.3k - Music player.
  • Jun 19th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-context-menustars1.2k - Extensible context menu.
  • Jun 16th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • YakYakstars3.9k - Unofficial Google Hangouts app.
  • Jun 15th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • CatLight - Build status notifier.
  • Jun 14th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • fix-pathstars243 - Fix the $PATH on macOS when run from a GUI app. Useful when spawning a child process.
  • electron-osx-signstars459 - Code-signing for macOS apps.
  • Components

  • React Desktopstars9.4k - UI toolkit for macOS and Windows built with React.
  • Articles

  • Codesigning your app for macOS
  • Auto-updating apps for macOS and Windows: The complete guide
  • Jun 7th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Crypterstars439 - Secure encryption client.
  • May 23rd, 2016

    Boilerplates

  • bozonstars749 - Scaffold, run, test, and package your app.
  • May 20th, 2016

    Boilerplates

  • electron-quick-startstars10k - Clone the repo to try a simple app.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Mattermoststars1.7k - Mattermost client.
  • May 18th, 2016

    Apps

    Featured
  • Minstars5.4k - Minimal web browser.
  • May 12th, 2016

    May 8th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Freeter - Organizer for freelancers & creatives.
  • May 7th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-rebuildstars896 - Rebuild native Node.js modules against the currently installed Electron version.
  • May 1st, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • MongoDB Compass - Official MongoDB app.
  • Apr 19th, 2016

    Apps

    Featured
  • WebTorrentstars9k - Streaming torrent client.
  • Visual Studio Codestars137.1k - Cross-platform IDE.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Git-itstars4.1k - Teaches you Git and GitHub.
  • Caprinestars6.5k - Unofficial Facebook Messenger app.
  • Simplenotestars4.1k - Note keeper.
  • Abricotinestars2.5k - Markdown editor with inline preview.
  • Medisstars11k - Redis database management.
  • SmartMirrorstars2.7k - Voice controlled smart mirror.
  • Google Play Music Desktop Playerstars8.4k - Unofficial Google Play Music app.
  • Anselstars338 - Image organizer.
  • GitKraken - Git client.
  • 1Clipboard - Universal clipboard manager.
  • Postman - Create and send HTTP requests.
  • Components

  • chrome-tabsstars1.6k - Chrome like tabs.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-is-devstars405 - Check if Electron is running in development.
  • electron-localshortcutstars390 - Add keyboard shortcuts locally to a window.
  • electron-dlstars975 - Simplified file downloads.
  • electron-release-serverstars1.7k - Self-hosted release server with front-end & auto-updater support.
  • electron-downloadstars291 - Download the Electron release zip from GitHub.
  • ember-electronstars798 - Build, test, and package Ember apps.
  • Tools

    Using Electron

  • nativefierstars31.7k - Create an app of any website.
  • electron-pdfstars1.2k - Generate PDF from URL, HTML, or Markdown files on the command-line.