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Top 23 desktop-app Open-Source Projects

  • GitHub repo responsively-app

    A modified web browser that helps in responsive web development. A web developer's must have dev-tool.

    Project mention: How do I make my website work on all browsers? | reddit.com/r/programminghelp | 2021-05-03

    There is also a tool called responsively app. https://responsively.app/

  • GitHub repo go-astilectron

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

    Project mention: UI libraries/framework in pure Go to make an app | reddit.com/r/golang | 2021-03-09

    I have looked into https://github.com/asticode/go-astilectron but never use it in any real-life project

  • GitHub repo devdocs-desktop

    🗂 A full-featured desktop app for DevDocs.io.

    Project mention: Documentation desktop app? | reddit.com/r/golang | 2020-12-20
  • GitHub repo winbox

    WinBox is a professional HTML5 window manager for the web: lightweight, outstanding performance, no dependencies, fully customizable, open source!

    Project mention: WinBox: Modern window manager for the web | reddit.com/r/patient_hackernews | 2021-05-07
  • GitHub repo Google-Assistant-Unofficial-Desktop-Client

    A cross-platform unofficial Google Assistant Client for Desktop (powered by Google Assistant SDK)

    Project mention: I don't know if this is posted before, But this is unofficial desktop Google Assistant. | reddit.com/r/InternetIsBeautiful | 2021-04-05
  • GitHub repo aether

    Aether client app with bundled front-end and P2P back-end

    Project mention: Control over your followers, spring avatar gear, a sneak peek into new audio talks, a heads up on API changes, and a... doge head | reddit.com/r/blog | 2021-04-27

    How about this? They still need to build a strong community but you can be a part of that.

  • GitHub repo TauonMusicBox

    The Linux desktop music player from the future! :city_sunset:

    Project mention: Spotify integration with selfhosted music streaming service | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2021-04-16

    TauonMusicBox supports Jellyfin and Spotify if I recall correctly.

  • GitHub repo launcher

    Launcher for BlueMaxima's Flashpoint

    Project mention: [EpicGames] Pine (Free/100% Off) | reddit.com/r/GameDeals | 2021-05-07
  • GitHub repo youtube-music

    YouTube Music Desktop App bundled with custom plugins (and built-in ad blocker / downloader)

    Project mention: Need help getting the Ad blocker for YT Music desktop working | reddit.com/r/u_ProfYukinariOakido | 2021-03-15

    I was looking for an adblocker for YT Music desktop when I found this: https://www.reddit.com/r/YoutubeMusic/comments/ffss03/adblock_for_youtube_music_desktop/ post. One of the comments linked to this GitHub page: https://github.com/th-ch/youtube-music . I have downloaded the files but I don't know what to do next. I would've commented this on the original post but it was archived. Hoping one of you could help me.

  • GitHub repo Guark

    Build awesome Golang desktop apps and beautiful interfaces with Vue.js, React.js, Framework 7, and more...

    Project mention: Desktop applications discussion | reddit.com/r/golang | 2021-04-28

    Hey, I've fell in love with Go and wondered if it's a good idea to program a desktop application in a cross-platform Electron like framework. I've currently found a few - guark and wails.

  • GitHub repo exifcleaner

    Cross-platform desktop GUI app to clean image metadata

    Project mention: AWESOME WINDOWS TOOLS | dev.to | 2021-04-26

    ExifCleaner - Remove exif metadata from images and videos with drag and drop.

  • GitHub repo PomodoroLogger

    Pomodoro Logger :clock930: -- When a time tracker meets Pomodoro and Kanban board

    Project mention: Self hosted Pomodoro or similar | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2021-03-25
  • GitHub repo quick-picture-viewer

    🖼️ Lightweight, versatile desktop image viewer for Windows. The best replacement for the default Windows photo viewer.

    Project mention: Windows10 picture software suck a$$. Can you suggest me a free, no adds, easy to use and better than this carp? | reddit.com/r/software | 2021-03-10

    this one

  • GitHub repo youtube-comment-suite

    Download YouTube comments from numerous videos, playlists, and channels for archiving, general search, and showing activity.

    Project mention: Can anyone program a simple YouTube comment scraper bot for my own channel that I own. Will pay | reddit.com/r/ProgrammingBuddies | 2021-02-10

    Download a release: https://github.com/mattwright324/youtube-comment-suite/releases/tag/v1.4.5

  • GitHub repo dyu/bookmarks

    a simple self-hosted bookmarking app that can import bookmarks from delicious and chrome (by dyu)

  • GitHub repo pyrustic

    Lightweight framework to develop, package, and publish Python desktop applications

    Project mention: Show HN: I am building an open ecosystem for desktop application dev and distrib | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-17
  • GitHub repo Pixelitor

    A desktop image editor

    Project mention: Flatpak Freddy lookin fine and ready | reddit.com/r/okbuddylinux | 2021-05-05

    Pixelitor 4.24 beta https://github.com/lbalazscs/Pixelitor/releases/tag/v4.2.4-beta3 (has many high quality filters Gimp doesn't have, mainly for designing backgrounds)

  • GitHub repo html-mangareader

    A lightweight CBZ/CBR and image viewer with full continuous scrolling

    Project mention: Best cbz reader for windows 10 | reddit.com/r/mangapiracy | 2021-03-20

    I would use [HTML] Mangareader. It's a very lightweight *.cbz reader for windows. It has an infinite scrolling mode which I prefer.

  • GitHub repo svelte-electron-boilerplate

    🧬 Create a desktop app with this friendly Svelte boilerplate for electron

    Project mention: My Collection of Svelte Boilerplates | dev.to | 2021-04-05

    🧰 svelte-electron = to create desktop apps using quick-spa

  • GitHub repo joplin-plugin-backup

    A plugin to extend Joplin with a manual and automatic backup function.

    Project mention: Github Repo as a Backup | reddit.com/r/joplinapp | 2021-04-21

    For a automatik backup process you can use the Backup Plugin .

  • GitHub repo grapik-quran

    A simple and modern digital Quran app for GNOME desktop

    Project mention: How I Managed to Pre-processing Musshaf Images | dev.to | 2021-03-23

    Along the way, I got some ideas in my head to solve that. Most of them were not possible for me at the moment, as it turned out that I need to learn some machine learning techniques which I would be stupid to learn myself. I know best, if I try hard to learn it, I will make up my own opportunities! But since I am doing this to provide only a proof-of-concept of my digital Quran application, Grapik Quran, I am not willing to take too much effort into it yet. Not to mention that I just started learning GTK+; there is a lot to learn, so I have to manage my time as best I can.

  • GitHub repo image-viewer

    A simple image viewer with some editing functionality.

    Project mention: Palexer/image-viewer - a simple image viewer with some editing functionality written using Go, Fyne and GIFT | reddit.com/r/everythingfyne | 2021-04-09
  • GitHub repo Kitten-for-CSGO

    Use your own soundtrack in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    Project mention: How to use 3kliksphilip Music Kit | reddit.com/r/3kliksphilip | 2021-03-26

    While Valve doesn't fix the problem of his kit not being IMMEDIATLY on CS:GO, we can try and use u/CoryCoolguy's Music Kitten to enjoy this kit.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-05-07.


What are some of the best open-source desktop-app projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 responsively-app 11,721
2 go-astilectron 3,790
3 devdocs-desktop 2,865
4 winbox 2,410
5 Google-Assistant-Unofficial-Desktop-Client 1,924
6 aether 972
7 TauonMusicBox 552
8 launcher 470
9 youtube-music 465
10 Guark 382
11 exifcleaner 356
12 PomodoroLogger 333
13 quick-picture-viewer 277
14 youtube-comment-suite 125
15 dyu/bookmarks 116
16 pyrustic 82
17 Pixelitor 78
18 html-mangareader 43
19 svelte-electron-boilerplate 26
20 joplin-plugin-backup 25
21 grapik-quran 23
22 image-viewer 22
23 Kitten-for-CSGO 20