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Syncthing GTK


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 10/10/2015.

GTK3 & python based GUI and notification area icon for Syncthing, that is an open, trustworthy and decentralized syncing service.

Supported Syncthing features:

  • Everything what WebUI can display
  • Adding / editing / deleting nodes
  • Adding / editing / deleting repositories
  • Restart / shutdown server
  • Editing daemon settings

Additional features:

  • First run wizard for initial configuration
  • Running Syncthing daemon in background
  • Half-automatic setup for new nodes and repositories
  • Filesystem watching and instant synchronization using inotify
  • Desktop notifications

To install Syncthing GTK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install syncthing-gtk --version 0.7.6

To upgrade Syncthing GTK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade syncthing-gtk --version 0.7.6


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'syncthing-gtk'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $url = ''
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'syncthing-gtk'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $silentArgs = '/S'
    $path = "$env:ProgramFiles\SyncthingGTK"
    $path86 = "${env:ProgramFiles(x86)}\SyncthingGTK"
    if (Test-Path $path) {
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs "$path\uninstaller.exe"
    if (Test-Path $path86) {
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $installerType $silentArgs "$path86\uninstaller.exe"

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • syncthing
  • kozec


Release Notes


  • window border disappearing (again) on Windows
  • crash on too recent glib (#198)
  • crash on too old glib (#201)
  • inotify (filesystem watcher) not being aware of created directories
  • Nautilus plugin ignoring some files until view is refreshed

Note: Standard Windows installer will download ~12MB package with required libraries during first installation.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Syncthing GTK 604 Monday, July 24, 2017 approved
Syncthing GTK 710 Sunday, February 19, 2017 approved
Syncthing GTK 0.9.1 1015 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 approved
Syncthing GTK 273 Saturday, July 9, 2016 approved
Syncthing GTK 245 Saturday, May 28, 2016 approved
Syncthing GTK 239 Tuesday, May 24, 2016 approved
Syncthing GTK 0.8.3 417 Saturday, April 9, 2016 approved
Syncthing GTK 0.8.2 515 Wednesday, February 10, 2016 approved
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