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Markdownify - A minimal Markdown editor desktop app

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📕 A minimal Markdown editor desktop app


A minimal Markdown Editor desktop app built on top of Electron.


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Key Features

  • LivePreview - Make changes, See changes
    • Instantly see what your Markdown documents look like in HTML as you create them.
  • Sync Scrolling
    • While you type, LivePreview will automatically scroll to the current location you're editing.
  • GitHub Flavored Markdown
  • Syntax highlighting
  • KaTeX Support
  • Dark/Light mode
  • Toolbar for basic Markdown formatting
  • Supports multiple cursors
  • Save the Markdown preview as PDF
  • Emoji support in preview 🎉
  • App will keep alive in tray for quick usage
  • Full screen mode
    • Write distraction free.
  • Cross platform
    • Windows, macOS and Linux ready.

How To Use

To clone and run this application, you'll need Git and Node.js (which comes with npm) installed on your computer. From your command line:

# Clone this repository
$ git clone

I'm looking for contributors for this project. There are some help wanted and some issues tagged under enhancement. But you can pick up whichever you feel like working on.


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Do you use c#?