List of GTK+ applications

This is a list of applications that use GTK+ and/or Clutter for their GUI widgets. Such applications blend well with desktop environments that are GTK+-based as well, such as GNOME, Cinnamon, LXDE, MATE, Pantheon, Sugar, Xfce or ROX Desktop.

Official GNOME applications

The GNOME Project, i.e. all the people involved with the development of the GNOME desktop environment, is the biggest contributor to GTK+, and the GNOME Core Applications as well as the GNOME Games employ the newest GUI widgets from the cutting-edge version of GTK+ and demonstrates their capabilities. A list of GNOME applications can be found in the GNOME Wiki.

Shells, user interfaces, application launchers

Education software

Utility software

Operating system administration

End-user utilities


Abstract strategy games

Puzzle games


Graphics editors

Image viewers

Internet software

Web browsers

Email clients

Software for inter-person communication

File sharing

Office software

Tools for programming and development

Optical disc software

Optical disc authoring software

Optical disc ripping software



Video players

Video editors

Tablet applications

Science software


Despite the immense popularity of Qt, there continues to be science software using the GUI widgets of version 2 of GTK+ toolkit. Whether this is going to remain that way, or whether the software will be ported to some current version of GTK+ (maybe GTK+ 4) remains to be seen.


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