NativeScript Sidekick

Welcome to NativeScript Sidekick

NativeScript Sidekick is a lightweight but powerful GUI client which runs on your desktop and is available for Windows, macOS, and Linux. It enhances the power of the NativeScript Command-Line Interface (CLI) and simplifies the entire process of developing a mobile application. Sidekick is designed to be an unobtrusive companion that complements your favorite code editor, IDE, source control system, and any other tools you use.

New to NativeScript? More information about this awesome mobile development technology can be found in the official NativeScript documentation.

Get Started

Ready to start your journey in the wondrous world of mobile development with NativeScript Sidekick? Then it is time to team up with your faithful sidekick and get started.


Let us know what you think about Sidekick and we will use your input to make the product even better. Your feedback not only helps us to improve and polish the client but also shapes and influences the course of its future development. Below you can find the various feedback channels.

  • Create an issue in the Sidekick Feedback repository. You can use this channel to report bugs, requests features, or just share your opinion about Sidekick.

  • Use the built-in Intercom system to share your experience directly with the team responsible for the development of NativeScript Sidekick. The Intercom can be found in the bottom right corner of the client.