The leading Git interface for
Linux-based teams

GitKraken Desktop helps developers make Git more visual and accessible with an intuitive UI, the flexibility to switch between a GUI or a terminal and a seamless experience across different operative systems.


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Now, any members of your team can experience all the GitKraken Desktop features, plus onboarding & support services, 100% free of charge. We’ll set up your trial and send you the details shortly.
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Try free as a team for 28 days
Unlimited users, includes all team features, setup & support

Includes 28-day Org trial; no credit card

More than 20 million devs across 100,000
companies choose GitKraken

Build faster, with less issues
and better collaboration


GitKraken Desktop is designed to simplify development by streamlining workflows, reducing distractions, and easing the challenges of working with Git.


GitKraken Desktop alleviates the stress of Git actions by providing visualizations that show the impact of each operation, enabling safer and more informed decision-making.


With GitKraken Desktop’s collaboration tools, you can see who’s making changes and get visibility into your team’s progress – helping you stay agile and avoid disruptions as you work on code together.


GitKraken Desktop seamlessly integrates with Git hosting and Issue tracking tools, eliminating context switching and enabling a smooth development experience for teams.

The truly multi-OS Git Client

Never worry about system compatibility again. GitKraken Desktop works with the most popular Linux distributions, Mac and Windows systems – Collaborate under a unified interface on your preferred OS.
“In GitKraken Desktop, everything is very visual. It’s made life so much easier and we can find issues so much faster

Angelo Liadis, DevOps Manager

World-class productivity with even greater security

In addition to helping your engineers be more productive, GitKraken enables organizations in highly regulated industries to maintain unparalleled security in their license management and distribution.

  • Single Sign-on (SSO)
  • Serverless and Self-hosted software versions
  • SOC2 compliant (Git Integration for Jira)
  • Full control over automated updates

    Learn more about our security

Onboard with an expert

From a customized onboarding plan to resources and support from our team of experts, we’re here to help you succeed and bring more productivity to your team.

Stress-free migration

Work with our experts to onboard your team with our Git visualization tools and get started.

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24/7 support

Get help whenever you need it from our always-on team.

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Top integrations

Our tools integrate across all developer surfaces, from IDE to issue trackers, repository hosts and more.

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Guided learning

Help your team get the most out of our tools with our range of tutorial videos and Git certification.

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Let’s get you on board

Contact our GitKraken experts and let us help you customize
the best solution for your team’s needs.
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Team Collaboration Services

Secure cloud-backed services that span across all products in the DevEx platform to keep your workflows connected across projects, repos, and team members
Launchpad – All your PRs, issues, & tasks in one spot to kick off a focused, unblocked day. Code Suggest – Real code suggestions anywhere in your project, as simple as in Google Docs. Cloud Patches – Speed up PR reviews by enabling early collaboration on work-in-progress. Workspaces – Group & sync repos to simplify multi-repo actions, & get new devs coding faster. DORA Insights – Data-driven code insights to track & improve development velocity. Security & Admin – Easily set up SSO, manage access, & streamline IdP integrations.
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