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sindresorhus/awesome-electron

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Useful resources for creating apps with Electron
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  • linkedstars491 - Daily journal.
  • Browserosaurusstars905 - Browser prompter for macOS.
  • Oct 4th - Oct 10th, 2021

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  • VIRstars112 - Intelligent time manager with automatic planning.
  • Jun 28th - Jul 4th, 2021

    Tools

    For Electron

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

    Other
  • Heroic Games Launcherstars3.1k - Alternative Epic games launcher.
  • May 31st - Jun 6th, 2021

    May 3rd - May 9th, 2021

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Lotus - Keep up with GitHub notifications without stress.
  • Boilerplates

  • vite-electron-builderstars1.1k - Secure boilerplate for Electron app based on Vite. TypeScript + Vue/React/Angular/Svelte/Vanilla.
  • Apr 5th - Apr 11th, 2021

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    Other
  • SpaceEyestars261 - Live satellite imagery for your desktop background.
  • Mar 15th - Mar 21st, 2021

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Discord - Voice and text chat.
  • Mar 1st - Mar 7th, 2021

    Apps

    Other
  • Yanastars165 - Notebook app with rich-text notes, nested note organization and global search.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Nota - Pro writing app designed for local Markdown files.
  • Feb 15th - Feb 21st, 2021

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Dynobase - AWS DynamoDB GUI.
  • Dec 21st - Dec 27th, 2020

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Coloban - All-in-one project management tool with chats, Kanban, Gantt, calls, screenshare, and more.
  • Dec 7th - Dec 13th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Hawkpassstars50 - Password generator.
  • Nov 16th - Nov 22nd, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Graviton Editorstars804 - Cross-platform code editor.
  • Oct 19th - Oct 25th, 2020

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Cleavr - Provision servers and deploy web apps.
  • Sep 14th - Sep 20th, 2020

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    Other
  • Mouselessstars88 - Keyboard shortcut training and look-up.
  • Glyphfinderstars105 - Unicode character search.
  • Jun 15th - Jun 21st, 2020

    May 11th - May 17th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Beekeeper Studiostars9.8k - Cross-platform SQL editor and database manager.
  • Apr 20th - Apr 26th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • LightProxystars2.6k - Web debugging proxy.
  • Apr 6th - Apr 12th, 2020

    Tools

    For Electron

  • RxDBstars17.5k - A realtime NoSQL database.
  • Mar 9th - Mar 15th, 2020

    Boilerplates

  • secure-electron-templatestars1.2k - Security-focused boilerplate for creating apps with React, Redux, Webpack, and i18next.
  • Mar 2nd - Mar 8th, 2020

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Taskade - Realtime organization and collaboration tool for distributed teams with tasks, notes, and chat.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electronegativitystars740 - Identify misconfigurations and security anti-patterns.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Gitifystars3.7k - GitHub notifications in your menubar.
  • Feb 10th - Feb 16th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • MQTTXstars1.8k - Client for MQTT, which is a lightweight messaging protocol.
  • Kitematicstars12.3k - Docker container management.
  • Pomodorostars216 - Timer based on the Pomodoro Technique.
  • Sia-UI - Decentralized file storage system based on cryptocurrency technology.
  • Sabakistars1.9k - Go/Baduk/Weiqi board.
  • Swiftystars682 - Password manager.
  • Jan 20th - Jan 26th, 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.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-create-menustars35 - Default menus for all platforms, easily extendable, and with i18n support.
  • electronmonstars50 - Monitor and reload apps out-of-process during development.
  • Articles

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

    Other
  • massCodestars2k - Code snippet manager for developers.
  • Jan 13th - Jan 19th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • ExifCleanerstars830 - Clean image metadata with drag and drop.
  • Dec 30th - Jan 5th, 2020

    Apps

    Other
  • Upcountstars293 - Invoicing.
  • 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 💲
  • Community

  • #electron on Atom Slack
  • Nov 25th - Dec 1st, 2019

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • FATpick - Guitar tablature viewer that scores your performance as you play along.
  • Oct 7th - Oct 13th, 2019

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Notion - All-in-one workspace for your notes, tasks, wikis, and databases.
  • Sep 23rd - Sep 29th, 2019

    Tools

    Using Electron

  • jest-electronstars135 - Run and debug Jest unit tests in a browser environment.
  • Sep 16th - Sep 22nd, 2019

    Tools

    For Electron

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

    Other
  • Gmail Desktopstars529 - Unofficial Gmail app.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Moon Modeler - Schema design tool for MongoDB, Mongoose, and MariaDB.
  • Aug 19th - Aug 25th, 2019

    Jul 29th - Aug 4th, 2019

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    Other
  • Franzstars4.2k - Skype, Slack, Hangouts, WhatsApp, Grape, Telegram, FB Messenger, Hipchat in the same app.
  • Jun 24th - Jun 30th, 2019

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Mingo - MongoDB GUI.
  • Jun 17th - Jun 23rd, 2019

    Apps

    Closed Source

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

    For Electron

  • trilogystars237 - TypeScript SQLite database layer with support for both native C++ and pure JavaScript backends.
  • Jun 10th - Jun 16th, 2019

    Tools

    For Electron

  • debugtronstars753 - Debug in-production Electron-based apps.
  • electron-chrome-extensionstars110 - Add support for Chrome extensions.
  • electron-ipc-proxystars34 - Transparent asynchronous remoting between browser windows and the main process.
  • electron-better-ipcstars596 - Simplified IPC communication.
  • May 27th - Jun 2nd, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Motrixstars31.7k - Download manager.
  • May 20th - May 26th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Tocklerstars535 - Tracks your time.
  • Apr 29th - May 5th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Unsplash Wallpapersstars235 - Set desktop wallpaper from Unsplash.
  • Mini Diarystars921 - Simple and secure journal app.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-ssl-pinning - Prevent MITM.
  • Apr 15th - Apr 21st, 2019

    Boilerplates

  • angular-electronstars5.1k - Fast bootstrapping with Angular, Electron, TypeScript, SASS, and Hot Reload.
  • Feb 18th - Feb 24th, 2019

    Apps

    Other
  • Notablestars19.8k - Markdown-based note-taking.
  • Notystars331 - Auto-saving sticky note with support for multiple notes in a single window.
  • Apps

    Featured
  • Wexondstars2.5k - Web browser with material UI and extensions API.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • ngx-electronstars416 - Integrate Electron APIs and Angular.
  • Articles

  • Using Google Analytics to gather usage statistics in Electron - How to collect anonymous user statistics.
  • Dec 24th - Dec 30th, 2018

    Articles

  • Building a file explorer with Electron, Quasar, and Vue - Focused on design and code decisions and Electron security.
  • Oct 22nd - Oct 28th, 2018

    Community

  • Stack Overflow
  • Oct 8th - Oct 14th, 2018

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Cacher - Cloud-based, team-enabled code snippet manager with Gist sync.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Etcherstars23k - Flash OS images to SD cards and USB drives.
  • Oct 1st - Oct 7th, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Aostars2k - Unofficial Microsoft To-Do app.
  • Netronstars18.8k - Visualizer for deep learning and machine learning models.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Brandy - A brand asset manager for your menu bar.
  • Sep 17th - Sep 23rd, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • run-electronstars195 - Run Electron without all the junk terminal output.
  • Aug 6th - Aug 12th, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Mark Textstars32.1k - 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.
  • Jul 23rd - Jul 29th, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Pretzelstars420 - Show and search keyboard shortcuts for the current app.
  • Apr 16th - Apr 22nd, 2018

    Apps

    Other
  • Pomotroidstars2.4k - Pomodoro timer.
  • FreeMANstars280 - File manager for power users.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • chromium-net-errorsstars18 - Chromium's network errors as custom error classes.
  • Feb 26th - Mar 4th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-timberstars361 - Pretty logger.
  • Feb 5th - Feb 11th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-servestars358 - Static file serving (Useful for routing, like react-router).
  • Jan 29th - Feb 4th, 2018

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-reloaderstars549 - Simple auto-reloading during development.
  • Community

  • electron-pl (Polish)
  • Apps

    Other
  • Nuclearstars8.9k - Music player that streams from free sources.
  • Dec 25th - Dec 31st, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Headsetstars766 - Discover, collect, and listen to music from YouTube.
  • Dec 11th - Dec 17th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Mantastars5.2k - Invoicing for freelancers with beautiful and customizable templates.
  • Dec 4th - Dec 10th, 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.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Fenêtre - Picture-in-picture for your Mac.
  • Nov 27th - Dec 3rd, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Mailspringstars12.8k - Extensible email client. (Fork of Nylas Mail)
  • 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 13th - Nov 19th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Buttercup Desktopstars3.8k - Password manager.
  • Apps

    Samples

  • Touch Bar APIstars47 - Example of macOS Touch Bar integration.
  • Nov 6th - Nov 12th, 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.
  • Oct 30th - Nov 5th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Comma Chameleonstars272 - CSV editor.
  • Videos

  • Build Cross-Platform Desktop Apps with Electron - Frontend Masters 💲
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-utilstars1.1k - Useful utilities for developing apps and modules.
  • Oct 23rd - Oct 29th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • ProtonMail Desktopstars552 - Unofficial ProtonMail app.
  • Oct 9th - Oct 15th, 2017

    Books

  • Cross-Platform Desktop Applications 💲
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Twitch - Official Twitch app.
  • Oct 2nd - Oct 8th, 2017

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Mockoon - Mock servers in seconds.
  • Sep 18th - Sep 24th, 2017

    Articles

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

    Other
  • Tuskstars3.1k - Unofficial Evernote app.
  • Jul 17th - Jul 23rd, 2017

    Videos

  • Build a desktop application with Electron - Egghead 💲
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-process-managerstars176 - Process manager UI (like Chrome's task manager).
  • Jun 26th - Jul 2nd, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Snapperstars102 - Screen capturing & recording for Android devices.
  • Jun 19th - Jun 25th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-unhandledstars385 - Catch unhandled errors and promise rejections.
  • Jun 12th - Jun 18th, 2017

    Apps

    Featured
  • Beakerstars6.5k - Browser with peer-to-peer web protocols.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-storestars3.5k - Save and load data like user preferences, app state, cache, etc.
  • gotstars11.4k - Simplified HTTP requests.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • CashNotify - Monitor your Stripe accounts from your menu bar.
  • Jun 5th - Jun 11th, 2017

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • ScreenSquid - Record and playback website visitor sessions.
  • May 22nd - May 28th, 2017

    May 15th - May 21st, 2017

    Community

  • Product Hunt
  • Apr 17th - Apr 23rd, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-settingsstars739 - Reads and writes user settings to disk.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Bukastars974 - E-book management.
  • Components

  • Xel - Widget toolkit for building native-like apps.
  • Mar 13th - Mar 19th, 2017

    Feb 6th - Feb 12th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • LosslessCutstars11.4k - Lossless video trimming & cutting.
  • Jan 30th - Feb 5th, 2017

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Wantedly Chat - Business team chat. (Japanese)
  • Apps

    Other
  • Desktop Dimmerstars324 - Control the brightness of any display.
  • Jan 23rd - Jan 29th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • DevDocsstars3.1k - Unofficial DevDocs.io app.
  • Cerebrostars7.3k - Launcher with inline previews.
  • Apps

    Samples

  • Electron API usagestars3.7k - Sample apps illustrating usage of Electron APIs.
  • Screen Recorderstars382 - WebRTC screen recorder.
  • Jan 16th - Jan 22nd, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • elemonstars69 - Live-reload your app during development.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Hackolade - Data modeling for NoSQL and multi-model databases.
  • Jan 9th - Jan 15th, 2017

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-routerstars124 - Router tidying up IPC message passing.
  • Jan 2nd - Jan 8th, 2017

    Apps

    Other
  • Inpadstars3k - Notes app with GitHub-flavored Markdown.
  • Zazustars2.1k - Launcher.
  • Community

  • electronjs on Facebook
  • Dec 12th - Dec 18th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Stacerstars7.8k - Ubuntu system optimizer.
  • GIFBarstars66 - Search GIFs in your menubar.
  • Dec 5th - Dec 11th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • ndmstars1.9k - npm desktop manager.
  • GroupMestars81 - Unofficial GroupMe app.
  • Nov 28th - Dec 4th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • PB for Desktopstars476 - Pushbullet client.
  • Nov 21st - Nov 27th, 2016

    Community

  • @electron_ru on Telegram (Russian)
  • Nov 14th - Nov 20th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-pdf-windowstars259 - View PDF files in browser windows.
  • electron-is-acceleratorstars15 - Check if a string is a valid accelerator.
  • Components

  • Brightwheelstars114 - Build and manage UI components with Photon and Etch.
  • Nov 7th - Nov 13th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-about-windowstars384 - 'About This App' window.
  • Oct 31st - Nov 6th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Dextstars719 - Launcher.
  • Materialettestars1k - Material design color palette in your menubar.
  • didastars43 - Add tasks to TickTick (滴答清单).
  • Extratermstars2k - Terminal.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-vibrancystars611 - Add vibrancy (blur) to windows.
  • electron-builderstars12.1k - Create installers.
  • devtronstars1.7k - Official DevTools extension.
  • electron-window-statestars595 - Persist window sizes and positions.
  • electron-isstars216 - Utility functions.
  • NeDBstars13.1k - Embedded persistent or in-memory database.
  • electron-reduxstars703 - Synchronize Redux state across windows.
  • Tools

    Using Electron

  • electron-mochastars342 - Run Mocha tests in Electron.
  • Components

  • menubarstars6.2k - Menubar app framework.
  • windowstars289 - Create and manage windows.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Exodus - Secure, manage, and exchange blockchain assets like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
  • Apps

    Featured
  • Kapstars15.2k - Screen recorder with GIF support.
  • Oct 24th - Oct 30th, 2016

    Oct 17th - Oct 23rd, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-compilestars1k - Use ES2015, CoffeeScript, Less, Stylus in your app without a precompilation step.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Ramboxstars6.3k - Chat and email app that combines multiple services like Discord, Hangouts, Gmail and Outlook.
  • Slide Beaconstars133 - Physical web beacon broadcast.
  • Boostnotestars17.3k - Markdown note & code snippet app for developers.
  • Apps

    Featured
  • Hyperstars38.6k - Terminal.
  • Oct 3rd - Oct 9th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • DBGlassstars1.3k - PostgreSQL client.
  • KeeWebstars11k - Unofficial KeePass app.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • Inkdrop - Markdown notebook for hackers.
  • Sep 19th - Sep 25th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Moonviewstars83 - Ambient notepad.
  • Sep 5th - Sep 11th, 2016

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Cocos Creator - Game editor for creating web and native games for Cocos2D-x.
  • Aug 29th - Sep 4th, 2016

    Documentation

  • Essential Electron - Concise overview.
  • Books

  • Developing an Electron Edge - Preview 💲
  • Videos

  • Electron Fundamentals course - Pluralsight 💲
  • Cross-Platform Desktop Apps with Electron
  • Apps

    Other
  • Rammestars3.3k - Unofficial Instagram app.
  • Tools

    Using Electron

  • Reactotronstars13.6k - Inspect your React and React Native apps.
  • Aug 15th - Aug 21st, 2016

    Community

  • Reddit
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-logstars951 - Simple logging.
  • Aug 1st - Aug 7th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Wirestars1k - Messenger and calling app.
  • Jul 25th - Jul 31st, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • iStatsstars181 - CPU and memory stats on your menubar.
  • Podcasts

  • JavaScript Air: Electron Apps with @jlord and @emorikawa
  • Jul 18th - Jul 24th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Toshocatstars177 - Anime/Manga Progress Tracker.
  • Decostars5.9k - React Native IDE.
  • Jul 11th - Jul 17th, 2016

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Automint - CRM for automobile businesses.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-devtools-installerstars912 - Install DevTools extensions from the Chrome Web Store.
  • Jul 4th - Jul 10th, 2016

    Jun 27th - Jul 3rd, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • VOXstars172 - Unofficial VOX music player.
  • Museeksstars1.2k - Music player.
  • Jun 13th - Jun 19th, 2016

    Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-context-menustars1.1k - Extensible context menu.
  • fix-pathstars237 - Fix the $PATH on macOS when run from a GUI app. Useful when spawning a child process.
  • electron-osx-signstars443 - Code-signing for macOS apps.
  • electron-osx-appearancestars168 - Simplified API for accessing macOS's appearance settings.
  • Apps

    Other
  • YakYakstars3.9k - Unofficial Google Hangouts app.
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • CatLight - Build status notifier.
  • Components

  • React Desktopstars9.3k - UI toolkit for macOS and Windows built with React.
  • titlebarstars483 - Emulate the macOS window titlebar.
  • Articles

  • Codesigning your app for macOS
  • Auto-updating apps for macOS and Windows: The complete guide
  • Jun 6th - Jun 12th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • Crypterstars428 - Secure encryption client.
  • Lightgallerystars978 - Image viewer.
  • May 30th - Jun 5th, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • MediumDesk - Unofficial Medium app.
  • May 23rd - May 29th, 2016

    Boilerplates

  • bozonstars738 - Scaffold, run, test, and package your app.
  • May 16th - May 22nd, 2016

    Apps

    Other
  • PupaFMstars337 - DoubanFM music player.
  • Mattermoststars1.6k - Mattermost client.
  • Boilerplates

  • electron-quick-startstars9.7k - Clone the repo to try a simple app.
  • Apps

    Featured
  • Minstars5.1k - Minimal web browser.
  • May 9th - May 15th, 2016

    Tools

    Using Electron

  • electron-windows-storestars633 - Turn Electron apps into Windows Store AppX packages.
  • Videos

  • The New Desktop: Electron, React, & Pixel-Perfect Native-Feeling Experiences
  • Apps

    Closed Source

  • WhatsApp - Official WhatsApp app.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • babel-preset-electronstars45 - Babel preset that only compiles what's necessary for a particular Electron version.
  • May 2nd - May 8th, 2016

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • Freeter - Organizer for freelancers & creatives.
  • Tools

    For Electron

  • electron-rebuildstars871 - Rebuild native Node.js modules against the currently installed Electron version.
  • spectronstars1.7k - Test Electron apps using ChromeDriver.
  • Apr 25th - May 1st, 2016

    Apps

    Closed Source

  • MongoDB Compass - Official MongoDB app.
  • Apr 18th - Apr 24th, 2016

    Apps

    Featured
  • WebTorrentstars8.8k - Streaming torrent client.
  • SpaceRadarstars1.2k - Interactive disk space and memory visualization.
  • Visual Studio Codestars132.1k - Cross-platform IDE.
  • Apps

    Other
  • Git-itstars4k - Teaches you Git and GitHub.
  • Caprinestars6.3k - Unofficial Facebook Messenger app.
  • Simplenotestars4k - Note keeper.
  • nuTorrentstars230 - BitTorrent client.
  • Abricotinestars2.4k - Markdown editor with inline preview.
  • Medisstars10.8k - Redis database management.
  • Kakapostars390 - Ambient sound mixer for relaxation or productivity.
  • SmartMirrorstars2.7k - Voice controlled smart mirror.
  • Kokostars311 - IRC client.
  • Cumulusstars1.4k - SoundCloud player in your menubar.
  • FatFileFinderstars164 - Find large files on your machine.
  • Imageminstars824 - Minify images.
  • Monustars1.1k - Process monitoring.
  • Colonizersstars141 - "Catan" inspired board game.
  • Google Play Music Desktop Player