GitHub Desktop

The new native

Extend your GitHub workflow beyond your browser with GitHub Desktop, completely redesigned with Electron. Get a unified cross-platform experience that’s completely open source and ready to customize.

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Your Desktop upgrade

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Experience Electron

Whether you’re using a Mac or Windows, GitHub Desktop gives you a simplified experience with more space for what matters—your code.


Streamline your workflow

Checkout branches with pull requests, view CI statuses, and co-author commits without touching the command line.


Make it your own

Every pixel is completely open source. Build the features you need, and be a part of future GitHub Desktop releases.

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