JHipster App

WARNING! This is a new application, of BETA quality. Use it at your own risk! Feedback is highly welcome!

The JHipster App lives in the menu bar, and helps running the most usual JHipster tasks.


The application binairies (for Mac, Windows and Linux) are available on the GitHub release page.


Run easily the most common JHipster tasks:

  • Clean
  • Compile
  • Run the Java server
  • Start BrowserSync
  • Run the dev database
  • JUnit tests
  • Karma tests
  • Protractor tests
  • Package
  • Run the production server
  • Run the prod database


The JHipster App works on Mac, Windows and Linux.

It is not (yet) a signed application:

  • On Mac you need to go your security settings to allow the application to run
  • On Windows, you might need to add a new rule to your anti-virus, so the application can be trusted

Source code and license

The application is available under the GNU GPL v3 license.

The source code is available at https://github.com/jhipster/jhipster-app.



JHipster App start-up screen on Windows


JHipster App running a project on Mac OS X