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Creates elementary OS apps and widgets

A simple tool to help elementary OS developers to develop their own apps and widgets.

With this app you can scaffold an elementary OS App, a Switchboard Widget or a Wingpanel Indicator

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What's New:

0.0.7 – Sep 30, 2018
  • Publish the app on Juno
0.0.6 – Jun 23, 2018
  • Fills generated files with installing and compiling instructions
0.0.5 – Jun 2, 2018
  • Adds a small disclaimer about user data consumption (they are not saved on a server)
0.0.4 – May 29, 2018
  • Fixes a small bug
0.0.3 – May 25, 2018

New features:

  • Opens a folder on success

Bug fixes:

  • Don't create folders in home directory
  • Use "office-contact" instead of "vcard" icon
  • Welcome View is too big
0.0.2 – May 20, 2018
  • Improves first run screen
0.0.1 – May 19, 2018


  • Creates elementary OS app template
  • Creates elementary OS switchboard plug template
  • Creates elementary OS wingpanel indicator template