Welcome to xbar
xbar (the BitBar reboot) lets you put the output from any script/program in your macOS menu bar.
- Complete rewrite from the ground up - in Go by @matryer and @leaanthony - using Wails.app (build cross-platform desktop apps using Go & HTML/CSS/JS)
- Completely open source
- Download latest xbar release - requires macOS Catalina or newer (>= 10.15)
- Visit the app homepage at https://xbarapp.com
- Get started and installing plugins
From an xbar menu, choose Preferences > Plugins... to use the xbar app to discover and manage plugins.
The Plugin Directory
The plugin directory is folder on your Mac where the plugins live, located at
- If you're transitioning from Bitbar, move your plugins into this new folder to install them
If you'd like to contribute a plugin, head over to https://github.com/matryer/xbar-plugins to get started.
Please do not send pull requests to this repo. Open an issue and start a conversation first. PRs will likely not be accepted.
- Get started with our Writing plugins guide
- Special thanks to @leaanthony at https://wails.app and @ianfoo, @gingerbeardman, @iosdeveloper, @muhqu, @m-cat, @mpicard, @tylerb for their help
- Thanks to Chris Ryer for the app logo - and to @mazondo for the original
- Thanks for all our plugin contributors who have come up with some pretty genius things