Sure, everyone knows Tomboy, F-spot, Beagle, MonoDevelop, Muine, Blam! or Monodoc. But there are a lot of other interesting Mono/GTK# applications out there that need your attention. Join us for a quick listing of the not-so-well-known GTK# apps and you will witness yourself that the platform is flourishing.(I mostly link to their GnomeFiles.org pages because it’s easier for me to extract URLs from its database — saves me time putting this article together).
SportsTracker – An application for recording sporting activities.
PolarViewer – Viewer application for exercise files recorded with Polar heartrate monitors.
Bless – Hex Editor written in Gtk#
Galaxium Messenger – Instant Messenger for GNOME using the MSN service.
MooTag – MP3 and Ogg Vorbis tag editor for GNOME Desktop
GIB – Tool for building GNOME compliant icon themes.
Bluefunk – Bluefunk is a music player for the Gnome desktop.
CDCollect – CDCollect is a CD catalog application for gnome. It’s goal is to be able to catalog your entire CD collection allowing for searches of your CD files with a clean and simple interface.
Chicken Framework – Useful .Net components for your application.
CSBoard – CSBoard is a small GUI for gnuchess.
DiaCanvas# – DiaCanvas# is a Mono binding for the popular DiaCanvas2
FastOpen – gnome-panel run dialog replacement
fewnn – fewnn is a frontend for different game emulators (such as xmame and tuxnes).
GCursor# – A simple application to change the cursor in X (written in GTK#).
GFax – The GFAX project aims to provide a free front end to the various facsimile programs available.
Gimp# – Gimp# is a C# wrapper around the GIMP API.
gTVListings – TV listings management program
iBookshelf – iBookshelf is an application for cataloging your book collection and designing bookshelves based on this data.
Indexator.NET – File indexer written in C# (mono). Can be used as a CD Cataloguer and gives facilties to consult data via console, graphic application and web.
Jumpnbumpmenu – Frontend to Jump ‘n Bump
Kurush – Kurush aims to be an easy to use personal finance tool for the GNOME Desktop.
MonkeyPop – Chicken Framework client.
Tomboy Reminder Plugin – This plugin allows tomboy to show reminder popups at specified date in a tomboy note.
MonoUML – MonoUML. CASE tool for mono.
MVideo – MVideo is an advanced manager for your film collection.
NPlot – NPlot is a free charting library for .NET and supports various kinds of graphic modes.
opengl-sharp – C# binding for OpenGL including Gtk# OpenGL widget.
Scratchpad – Spatial text editor for the GNOME desktop
SkyNET – A simple skychart program for mono
Sonance – GNOME audio player based on GStreamer and Mono.
TerrarSharp – A small gtk-sharp/mono program to keep you updated with the current terror alert level.
WebNotes – Gnome Personal Wiki frontend (didiwiki).
WoodPusher – WoodPusher is a chess application written in C# for the Mono framework.
glyrics is a lyrics displayer and finder.
GSDict is GTK#-based frontend for SDict dictionary.
FileSync – File and directory synchronizing software
Edit# – Editor developed with GTK#
Sussen is a tool for testing the security posture of computers and other network devices.
GPuzzle – Simple puzzle based on Sam Loyd 14-15 game
Gnome Personal Web Sharing – A neat little application that lets you share your files over the web quickly and with no hassle.
mcatalog – An application for catalogue things like films and books.
Spam Trainer – Train your spam filter (e.g. Spambayes/SpamAssassin) via drag-n-drop in GNOME.
Conway’s Game of Life – Conway’s cellular automaton Game of Life.
Muine Applet – a GNOME panel applet for controlling Muine.
Monotheka – A DivX/XviD/DVD movie database for film buffs & collectors.
And there are more, out there, waiting to be used:
portage-sharp – portage-sharp is a gtk frontend for the Gentoo portage system
XBGM# is a free Xbox Game Manager.
C# Studio is a simple IDE for a C#/Mono/GTK# developer
GtkSharpRSS – A RSS and RDF client
GraphMonkey – graphic calculator. It uses a simple interface to draw curves.
Simplicity – A light-weight C# editor for Mono using Gtk#
Tam (Track Attribute Manager) jukebox is a system that randomly picks songs to play
SharpMusic is a client for the Music Player Daemon that tries to join the power of MPD with the visual appel of the Muine Music Player.
Gnosmirc – GNOme SMart IRc Client
Burro is an open source project with the goal of developing a cross-platform frontend to the mldonkey core.
RAF converter is a C/Gtk# program that opens, optimizes (gamma,saturation,sharpness, whitebalance, noice etc) and converts RAF files (Raw image files from FujiFilm Finepix s5000/s7000 digicams).
MediaNET is a Gtk# based free software content manager which allows anybody to find easily the media he wants to see/hear
Flash Card Recover
gMeshwork – a Linux meshwork client
If you know of more active GTK# projects, leave a comment and a URL on our comment section.