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NativeScript empowers you to access native APIs from JavaScript directly. Currently iOS, Android, and visionOS runtimes are provided for rich mobile development across a variety of diverse use cases.

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  1. Setup your local development environment

  2. Clone to contribute:

$ git clone
$ cd NativeScript

# setup workspace for development
$ npm run setup

# list all available commands to run
$ npm start

We love you and your pull requests 🤗. Please follow our contributing guide and see our code of governance to become as involved as you want to be.


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Other source repos

Outside the source centralized in this repo, NativeScript consists of a few other source repos. Here are the major ones:

  • iOS and visionOS Runtime Empowers JavaScript code to be executed on iOS and visionOS devices written in a mix of C++, Objective-C, and Swift.
  • Android Runtime Empowers JavaScript code to be executed on Android devices written in a mix of C++, Java and Kotlin.
  • CLI Command-line interface empowering you to create, build, and run apps using NativeScript.
  • Docs Documentation available at written in Markdown.
  • Plugins Various TSC managed plugins. Also a good reference is the plugin marketplace with several additional plugins.
  • Firebase Modular Firebase 🔥 implementation for supported platforms.
  • ML Kit Google's ML Kit SDKs for supported platforms.
  • Payments In-App Purchase, Subscriptions, Google Pay and Apple Pay.
  • Artwork Want to use our logo or colors? Feel free to use any of our ready-to-use media material.

Copyright notice

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