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Join the Mattermost Desktop app beta program

Join us in testing the latest developments in Mattermost desktop. 

By signing up, you’ll receive emails periodically with download links to the latest desktop betas as they become available. We expect to offer new beta releases every few months, with more rapid iteration as we approach production releases. Sign up here:  

Beta testers can open Github issues via Beta Testing Reports in the mattermost/desktop repository. Alternatively, you can provide feedback in the Developers: Desktop App channel. 

Please ensure you are running the latest beta version available here when filing issues. You can check your desktop version from the Help menu of the application.

What’s new with Mattermost Desktop

The latest desktop beta introduces an underlying architecture change that significantly improves performance and offers snappier interactions (i.e., less lag), lower CPU usage, and faster launch times.

Mattermost desktop beta preview

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I unsubscribe from the program?

Unsubscribe at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link found in the footer of all desktop beta program emails.

How do I downgrade if I’m having issues?

You can always download and install the latest official Mattermost desktop release from the Mattermost downloads page

We look forward to your feedback!


Eric Sethna is a Senior Product Manager at Mattermost, Inc. Prior to joining Mattermost, he worked as a Product Manager for SpinPunch, Inc., a Y Combinator-backed online gaming startup. Eric earned a bachelor of applied science degree in civil engineering from the University of Waterloo.