**NOTE: The Phonegap Desktop App is a deprecated project. We advise users to move over to Apache Cordova tooling.
Phonegap Desktop App
Quick Start - Developer Mode
npm installfrom the root of this project to set up the project dependencies
wwwfolder and run
npm installfor the app dependencies
cd ..back to the root and run
npm run reloadto start up the live reload server for live code updates
electron wwwfrom the root folder or
electron .from the
NOTE: Steps 1 & 2 only need to be done if you've never run a local build or when the dependencies are updated.
Build Setup for macOS & Windows
# install grunt cli $ [sudo] npm install -g grunt-cli # install dev dependencies $ npm install # Create a fork of the phonegap-app-desktop repository. # Clone your fork of the repository. # Navigate to project folder on your local machine. # Follow instructions in the Build Commands section.
Once the build is complete, you will need to follow the instructions under
Installation for Windows.
# builds development version $ grunt # builds release version $ grunt release
Installation for Windows
If you are using the zip file to run the Desktop App, you will need to run the
postInstall.bat file to install the required dependencies. The file is in
./build/PhoneGap-win32-ia32/resources/app.asar.unpacked/bin. Right click on the file
and select "Run as administrator", once the script has finished running you will
be able to use the app.