Get started

There are different pathways to get started with Slint. Choose the one that fits you best.

Start with SlintPad

SlintPad is our web based editor when you can try out Slint. It comes preloaded with some of our demos that should help you get started easily. Use it along with the Slint Documentation to design your first UI.

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Start with a Template

Use one of our templates to jump start your application development.

Integrating with IDEs

Users of Visual Studio Code can install the Slint extension, which works with both desktop and web versions.

Users of other IDEs, please follow the instructions by clicking on the respective logo.

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Choose a License

Finished with your Hello World app? Ready to build your application? Choose a license that fits your needs.

Embedded, Desktop, Mobile & Web


Create your application under MIT, BSD, Apache 2.0 or any of the other GPLv3 compatible licenses, provided that the complete work is made available under the GPLv3.

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Desktop, Mobile & Web

Community License

Create your Desktop, Mobile, and Web applications for free, provided that the applications include attribution to Slint.

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Embedded, Desktop, Mobile & Web

Seat License

No need to open source components under copyleft licenses. No need to attribute. Standard support is included.

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