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Understand your Git history!

Gittyup is a graphical Git client designed to help you understand and manage your source code history. Gittyup is an open source software developed by voluntiers, if you like the application please support us Donate Liberapay

The stable version is available for

The latest version is available either as pre-built for

or, can be built from source by following the directions in the Gittyup Repository.

To see the changes of the current version please have a look at the changelog section


How to Get Help

Ask questions about building or using Gittyup on Stack Overflow by including the gittyup tag. Remember to search for existing questions before creating a new one.

Report bugs in Gittyup by opening an issue in the issue tracker. Remember to search for existing issues before creating a new one.

If you still need help, check out our Matrix channel


Single branch view to focus on your work

Select “Show Selected Branch” in the drop down menu above the commit list Single branch

Single line staging

by eighter clicking on the checkboxes next to each line or by selecting the relevant code and pressing “S”. For unstaging you can uncheck the checkboxes or press “U”. To revert changes, select the text and press “R”.

Single line staging


of the history or the change dialog by pressing Ctrl+M

Staring commits

to find specific commits much faster Staring commits

Tag selection

Use an existing tag as template for your next tag. So you never have to look which is your latest tag

Tag selection

Tree View

To visit the blame with its history for unchanged files

Tree View

Blame View

See blame of the current version with an integrated timeline to see who changed which line

Commit message template

Create you commit messages according a defined template

Commit message template selection

Commit message template editor


to be able to switch fast between repositories

And a lot more …


v1.1.2 - 2022-08-12

Bug fix release


v1.1.1 - 2022-06-09

Bug fix release



v1.1.0 - 2022-04-30

Second release of Gittyup


v1.0.0 - 2021-11-18

First version of the GitAhead Fork Gittyup