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Plato Desktop is a companion app for Plato. Plato Desktop offers a simple native experience to ease accessing your Plato site. Plato Desktop is designed primarily for those authoring content or helping users within your Plato installation but can be used by anyone to ease accessing your Plato content.

You can download the Plato Desktop app via the Microsoft Store. Please see the Plato Desktop download page for further details at https://plato.instantasp.co.uk/download

Key Features

  • Easy access to your Plato site
  • Pin Plato to your taskbar or desktop
  • Remembers where you left off
  • Light & dark modes
  • Customizable background images

Plato Desktop In Action

You can see below several screen grabs showing Plato Desktop in action...

Light Theme

Below you can see the Plato Desktop app with the light theme applied...

Plato Desktop (Light)

Dark Theme (with background)

Below you can see the Plato Desktop app with the dark theme applied and a custom background image...

Plato Desktop (Dark Theme)

Full screen editing

Below you can see we are editing a doc in full screen mode...

Plato Desktop (Full Screen Editing)

Customizable

Below you can see the settings that allow you to customize Plato Desktop...

Plato Desktop Settings

Pin Plato Desktop

Below you can see how Plato Desktop can be pinned to your start bar like any other app...

Plato Desktop Pinned

Plato Dashboard

Below you can see the Plato administrator dashboard within the Plato Desktop app...

Plato Desktop Admin Dashboard

Requirements

Plato Desktop requires Windows 10 and an active internet connection. Whilst Plato Desktop offers limited offline support you will get the best expereince with an active internet connection. Plato Desktop is designed to work with Plato 1.0.9 and above. Earlier versions of the Plato web application will work but theme changes won't be applied.

Download

You can download the official Plato Desktop app via the Microsoft Store. Please see the Plato Desktop download page for further details at https://plato.instantasp.co.uk/download

License

Plato Desktop is 100% free and open source software licensed under the GNU General Public License 3.0. Before using Plato please review the GPL 3.0 license and ensure your happy with the terms and conditions defined by the license.

Questions

Please post any questions related to Plato Desktop via our Q&A site.

Issues

Please report any bugs or issues you may encounter whilst using Plato Desktop here,

Suggestions

Don't hesitate to post your suggestions to help improve Plato Desktop here,

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