systray VS trayhost

Compare systray vs trayhost and see what are their differences.


a cross platfrom Go library to place an icon and menu in the notification area (by getlantern)


Cross-platform Go library to place an icon in the host operating system's taskbar. (by shurcooL)
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systray trayhost
5 0
2,521 226
2.7% 0.0%
3.9 0.0
5 months ago almost 3 years ago
Go Go
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of systray. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-07.


Posts with mentions or reviews of trayhost. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning trayhost yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing systray and trayhost you can also consider the following projects:

fyne - Cross platform GUI in Go inspired by Material Design

sciter - Sciter: the Embeddable HTML/CSS/JS engine for modern UI development

Wails - Create beautiful applications using Go

go-qml - QML support for the Go language

webview - Tiny cross-platform webview library for C/C++/Golang. Uses WebKit (Gtk/Cocoa) and Edge (Windows)

nuklear - This project provides Go bindings for nuklear.h — a small ANSI C GUI library.

go-appindicator - :traffic_light: Go bindings for libappindicator3 C library

go-gtk - Go binding for GTK

walk - A Windows GUI toolkit for the Go Programming Language

go-astilectron - Build cross platform GUI apps with GO and HTML/JS/CSS (powered by Electron)

ui - Platform-native GUI library for Go.