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Dash

Gives your Mac instant offline access to 150+ API documentation sets
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What is Dash?

Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for 150+ APIs. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.
Dash is a tool in the API Documentation Browser category of a tech stack.

Who uses Dash?

Companies
44 companies reportedly use Dash in their tech stacks, including MEGA, Nuxeo, and AgFlow.

Developers
243 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Dash.
Pros of Dash
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Dozens of API docs and Cheat-Sheets
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Great for offline use
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Excellent documentation
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Works with Alfred
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Quick API search
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Fast
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Good integration with Xcode and AppCode
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Great for mobile dev work

Dash's Features

  • 150+ offline docsets
  • Instant, fuzzy search
  • Great integration with other apps
  • Easily download docsets
  • Easily generate docsets:
  • Supports AppleDoc docsets
  • Supports Doxygen docsets
  • Supports CocoaDocs docsets
  • Supports Python / Sphinx docsets
  • Supports Ruby / RDoc docsets
  • Supports Javadoc docsets
  • Supports Scaladoc docsets
  • Supports Any HTML docsets
  • Easily switch between docsets:
  • Smart search profiles
  • Docset keywords
  • Documentation bookmarks
  • Convenient, filterable table of contents
  • Highlighted in-page search

Dash Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Dash?
Shiny
It is an open source R package that provides an elegant and powerful web framework for building web applications using R. It helps you turn your analyses into interactive web applications without requiring HTML, CSS, or JavaScript knowledge.
Plotly.js
It is a standalone Javascript data visualization library, and it also powers the Python and R modules named plotly in those respective ecosystems (referred to as Plotly.py and Plotly.R). It can be used to produce dozens of chart types and visualizations, including statistical charts, 3D graphs, scientific charts, SVG and tile maps, financial charts and more.
DevDocs
DevDocs is an API documentation browser that combines multiple docs in a single web UI with instant fuzzy search, offline mode, keyboard shortcuts, and more.
Devhints
A collection of cheatsheets for developers.
Devbook
Devbook is a search engine for developers that helps them to find the resources they need and answer their questions faster. Fast, accessible right from a code editor, and fully controllable with just a keyboard.
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Dash's Followers
338 developers follow Dash to keep up with related blogs and decisions.