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A cross-platform soundboard πŸ”Š

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πŸ‘‹ Introduction

Soundux is a cross-platform soundboard that features a simple user interface. With Soundux you can play audio to a specific application on Linux and to your VB-CABLE sink on Windows.

πŸƒ Runtime Dependencies

These are required to run the program

🐧 Linux

Please refer to your distro instructions on how to install


πŸ“₯ Installation

🐧 Linux

Arch Linux and derivatives

You can install our package with your AUR helper of choice which will automatically compile and install the latest release version

yay -S soundux

We also provide a soundux-git package which compiles from the master branch

Ubuntu and derivatives

You can install Soundux via pacstall

sudo pacstall -I soundux


Soundux can be installed via this COPR repository

sudo dnf copr enable rivenirvana/soundux
sudo dnf install soundux

Distro-agnostic packages

You can grab the latest release from the Snap Store or Flathub

Get it from the Snap Store

Download on Flathub


Download our installer or portable from the latest release

πŸ”¨ Compilation

πŸ”— Build Dependencies

🐧 Linux

  • Webkit2gtk
  • PulseAudio development headers
  • PipeWire development headers
  • X11 client-side development headers
  • libappindicator3 development headers
  • OpenSSL development headers
  • G++ >= 9
    • Some distros still have G++ versions < 9 in their repos, using them will result in a build failure (for more information refer to #71).

Debian / Ubuntu and derivatives

sudo apt install git build-essential cmake libx11-dev libxi-dev libwebkit2gtk-4.0-dev libappindicator3-dev libssl-dev libpulse-dev libpipewire-0.3-dev

If you're on Ubuntu 20.04 or lower you might have to add the PipeWire PPA: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pipewire-debian/pipewire-upstream

Fedora and derivatives

sudo dnf install git webkit2gtk3 cmake llvm clang libXi-devel gtk3-devel webkit2gtk3-devel libappindicator-gtk3-devel pulseaudio-libs-devel pipewire-devel


  • Nuget
  • MSVC
  • CMake
  • OpenSSL

πŸ‘· Build

Clone the repository

git clone
cd Soundux
git submodule update --init --recursive

Create a build folder and start compilation

mkdir build
cd build
cmake ..
cmake --build . --config Release

To start the program

./soundux # .\soundux.exe on Windows

πŸ–₯️ Install

🐧 Linux

sudo make install

πŸ“ Why Soundux?

The project started as a Soundboard for Linux

πŸ—’οΈ License

The code is licensed under GPLv3

✍️ Contributing

The contribution guidelines can be found here, please check them out if you're planning to contribute!

✨ Contributors

Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):


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Edgar Onghena

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Bilal Elmoussaoui


Thomas Finstad Larsen


Arthur Melton


Serkan Γ–NDER



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Arvin Verain



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Nathan Bonnemains


Lucas van Beek


Timotej S.

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This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!

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