Download SmartGit 20.1

Version 20.1.5 (Change Log)
Download for Windows
Windows 7+ (64-bit), Git, Installer  
Size: 93,402,621 Bytes
SHA-1: 1ff27701365338cb4e32dc39a0c9028b65352d4e
Portable Bundle
Windows 7+ (64-bit), Git, Archive (7z)  
Size: 84,988,785 Bytes
SHA-1: 716ef52ab6495389357b8c49d94e2dc924a09fba
Download for macOS
macOS 10.13 - 10.15, Git, Archive (dmg)  
Size: 94,302,931 Bytes
SHA-1: 2c57088ce955915561678683f8eaa82ae9344447
Download for Linux
Linux (64-bit), Archive (tar.gz)  
Size: 48,035,751 Bytes
SHA-1: 499cfc88f0585f407022123501816f6e50f1b997
Debian Bundle
Linux (64-bit), Archive (deb)  
Size: 48,032,088 Bytes
SHA-1: 5c7dfced5c7ef82ffc36bc3eafcd4a186ed2b709

What's new

Dark Theme

SmartGit supports an operating-system independent dark theme, which was our #1 requested feature on

Interactive Rebase

SmartGit allows to batch-process interactive rebase operations which also has the advantage of being able to resolve conflicts.

Improved Performance

The refresh performance (especially for large repositories) has been improved by roughly 50%.

Next Version Preview

Take your opportunity to test-drive new features of the upcoming SmartGit release and get yourself our latest preview version.

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Download Archive

Your are looking for a specific version of SmartGit or an alternative package? You will probably find it in our download archive.

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Installation Instructions

If you have an older SmartGit version installed, exit SmartGit (Windows and Linux: using Repositories | Exit, macOS: using Cmd+Q).

Windows (installer bundle)

  • unpack the downloaded zip file,
  • launch the installer and follow the instructions

Windows (portable bundle)

  • unpack the downloaded 7z file into an arbitrary directory of your choice,
  • start SmartGit: invoke bin\smartgit.exe


  • double-click the downloaded dmg file
  • copy the contained application directory structure to a directory of your choice (typically /Applications)
  • if you prefer, drag & drop the application to the dock to create an icon

Linux (tar.gz bundle)

  • unpack the downloaded file into a directory of your choice:
    tar xzf <smartgit*.tar.gz>
  • start SmartGit: invoke bin/
  • create SmartGit menu item: invoke
  • remove SmartGit menu item: invoke

Linux (deb bundle)

  • install SmartGit:
    sudo dpkg -i <smartgit*.deb>
  • if some dependencies are unmet, invoke
    sudo apt --fix-broken install

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Manual / How-Tos

Check out the manual and browse the How-Tos.


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Contact Support

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