Bring order to your research — use the power of Tropy to organize and describe your research photos so you can quickly find your sources whenever you need them.
Visit tropy.org to learn more or follow @tropy on Twitter for important announcements. To get started, download the latest version of Tropy for your platform, check out the user's manual and join the discussion on the forums.
If you are interested to work on Tropy or create your own builds, please find more details below. Happy hacking!
Install from Source
Install the latest version of Node.js (at least the
version that ships with the current Electron
node-gyp and all
its requirements for your platform. On Linux you will also need to install
the X ScreenSaver package (typically,
Then clone this repository and run
npm install to install all of Tropy's dependencies.
To create a dev build for your current platform run the following scripts in order at the root of the repository:
node scripts/make clean node scripts/make compile node scripts/build
This will create a dev build of Tropy in the
Running in Dev Mode
Alternatively, you can start Tropy in dev mode directly in the
repository, by running