Franz: free open-source chat and messaging apps

5/20/2023, 9:08:31 AM
free open-source chat and messaging apps

Franz is your messaging app for WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Slack, Telegram and many many more.


  • Supports multiple accounts at once
  • Built-in tasks management
  • Create todo task on fly
  • Built-in desktop integration for macOS
  • Desktop notification
  • 70+ chat services
  • Built-in dark mode
  • Workspaces management
  • Multilingual support
  • Cloud sync
  • Service proxies
  • Spellchecker Support
  • Extensible thru plugins
  • Supports multiple instances


Franz 5 is open-source licensed under the Apache-2.0 License.


macOS (Intel and M1)

Other Supported Platforms

Windows and Linux (Community edition)

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Source code

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