Here are 2 free open source TweetDeck client for Windows. The official desktop client of TweetDeck is discontinued a long time ago, but that doesn’t mean you can’t use TweetDeck directly from the desktop. There are two very good options that I covered here which help you access TweetDeck right from the desktop without any browser.
Both of these open source TweetDeck clients are pretty awesome. You can connect multiple Twitter accounts, add multiple columns of your choice on the interface, view total number of followers for a Twitter account, search for a particular Twitter account, schedule tweets, and more.
Let’s check these free open source TweetDeck clients.
Tweetdeckr (Homepage) is a very good open source TweetDeck client for Windows. All the features that are present in TweetDeck web app are available here. You can link multiple Twitter accounts, add columns of your choice (Home, Notifications, Activity, Mentions, Messages, etc.) to its interface, check the total number of tweets, followers, following people for a particular Twitter account, edit your Twitter profile, etc.
The software also provides interface as of TweetDeck. In fact, every single option is exactly same. The only difference is you are able to use TweetDeck from desktop directly. If you want to enjoy TweetDeck experience without any browser, then Tweetdeckr is definitely a great choice.
TweetDuck (Homepage) is another fantastic open source TweetDeck client for Windows. The good thing is it comes with installer as well as portable versions. The portable version files can be extracted in a USB drive or some folder in your PC. Execute the software, login with your Twitter account, and its main interface will be visible.
The entire interface is exactly same as TweetDeck. You can use the left sidebar to search for a Twitter account, add columns of your choice, collapse sidebar, login to multiple accounts, schedule tweets, access your Twitter messages, etc. The rest of the interface shows the items present in the columns added by you. There is no difference in options anywhere. So, you get the entire TweetDeck experience from your desktop.
These are two handy open source TweetDeck clients for Windows. Both are just awesome as these software fulfills the need of using TweetDeck from desktop without any browser, app, etc. All it requires from your end is to download any of these open source TweetDeck clients and use their interface to enjoy TweetDeck experience.