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Code & Notes

CodeReader: Your pocket-sized, code-browsing powerhouse.
Perfect for on-the-go or downtime.


A tailored mobile experience for your code.

Always with you, wherever you are. Perfect for downtimes, commutes, or just when you need to look something up.

Never forget anything again. Take notes on the go and save them for later. Markdown supported.

No Editing.

Less is more, specially on your phone.
Enjoy a tailored read-only experience. No more accidental edits.

Features for an awesome code reading experience

Carefully designed to make your code reading experience as enjoyable as possible.

  • Customizable UI

    No wasting precious mobile pixels. Pick every inch as you prefer it with our extensive code display styles.

  • Git native

    Move between commits and branches as if you were on your desktop.

  • Offline mode

    Download special repo branches or commits so they're always available for reading and annotation.

  • Local first, privacy first

    Notes are stored locally, your github data never leaves your device.

  • Notes in Markdown

    Take notes in developer's favorite Markdown. Familiar and simple enough for on-the-go notes.

  • All of your files

    Browse the complete repository file tree. As if you where on your desktop.

Over 45.000 Downloads

4.5 Stars Rating

Your repos everywhere

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Read, investigate, and take notes on the go. No matter where you are, you can always access your code.

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Frequently asked questions

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    • Is my data safe with codereader?

      Yes, you can read about itHere.

    • What permissions do I need to grant Codereader to my Github account?

      Since codereader is a read-only client for github we only ask for read permissions so you feel comfortable giving us access. You can select to install the Github app on all of your repos or just a few to limit reach. We can read repository contents, commits, branches, releases, merges, collaborators and metadata from repos and from your profile we can read starred and watching repos plus your email.

    • Can I EDIT code on it?

      No, we believe code editing has it’s place on Desktop with popular editors. This app is designed to explore your code and take notes on it.

    • Are notes synced between devices?

      No, at the moment your notes are only stored locally on your device. We plan to add an optional sync service in the future but the app will always work in a local only mode for your notes privacy if you prefer so.

    • Can I ask for a refund?

      Yes, you can ask for a refund with no questions asked on the respective app store you bought codereader pro. You can contact me or ask it directly from the app store you bought it.

    • Do you have a desktop app?

      Not yet, but we plan to release a desktop app in the future.

    • How much does it cost?

      It used to be a paid app but now it’s free! We offer an in-app purchase to unlock offline mode.

    • Which sources does it support?

      At the moment we only support git through Github. We plan to support more sources in the future.

    • where can I report bugs or ask for features?

      You can do so on our issues and feedback repo