Wanting to create an electron app is one thing. Shipping it is another. Today, we are going to finish our app and ship! We will start by improving the UI. We will use styled-components to create components for custom checkboxes and lists. Then, we will implement a simple top menu. After that, we will use electron-packager and setup npm scripts so we can create builds for our new electron app for all major platforms. With that, our app will be ready for release. Let’s begin!
Building an electron app is so easy anyone can do it! All you need is just an idea. Then, this mini series will show you how to take your idea and build your first electron app, step-by-step. In this part, our goal will be creating, and then implementing, Timer component with a simple notification for our Grease the Groove electron app. Without further ado, let’s begin … and have some fun!
Building an electron app doesn’t have to be hard. It can be actually easy. In this mini series we will take a look at how to do it, step-by-step. In this part, we will put together the code that will power up our electron app. Then, we will create the first and also the main React component for our app with a simple UI. With that, we will finally have the chance to run our electron app and see the results of our work. So, without further ado, let’s begin!
So, you want to build your own electron app? Do you have some interesting idea in mind, or just want to learn how to do it? You are on the right place! This mini series will help you learn all you need to achieve both. Today, in this part, our main goal and focus will be setting up the workflow for building our electron app. We will start with installing necessary dependencies and devDependencies. Then, we will set up npm scripts. Finally, we will end this part by preparing configs for Webpack. Now, let’s begin!
Have you ever though about building your own electron app? Maybe you have an idea you want to realize. Or, maybe you have a problem nobody else is solving. Or, you are just curious and want to learn how to build an electron app. Maybe all of these reasons. This is exactly what we are going to do, build our own electron app from scratch. In this part, we will start with the problem we want to solve. Then, we will outline the idea for our app. Then, we will decide what tech stack will we use. So, without further …