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An interactive, command-line presentation tool

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lookatme is an interactive, extensible, terminal-based markdown presentation tool.

NOTE lookatme is still under heavy development. Use at your own risk until version 1.0.0 is released!



  • Markdown rendering
  • Live (input file modification time watching) and manual reloading
  • Live terminals embedded directly in slides
  • Syntax highlighting using Pygments
  • Support for contrib extensions
  • Smart slide splitting



Navigating the Presentation

Action Keys Notes
Next Slide l j down right space
Prev Slide h k up left delete backspace
Quit q Q
Terminal Focus Click on the terminal
Exit Terminal ctrl+a and then a slide action

CLI Options

Usage: lookatme [OPTIONS] [INPUT_FILE]

  lookatme - An interactive, terminal-based markdown presentation tool.

  -l, --log PATH
  -t, --theme [dark|light]
  -s, --style [default|emacs|friendly|colorful|autumn|murphy|manni|monokai|perldoc|pastie|borland|trac|native|fruity|bw|vim|vs|tango|rrt|xcode|igor|paraiso-light|paraiso-dark|lovelace|algol|algol_nu|arduino|rainbow_dash|abap|solarized-dark|solarized-light|sas|stata|stata-light|stata-dark]
  --dump-styles                   Dump the resolved styles that will be used
                                  with the presentation to stdout
  --live, --live-reload           Watch the input filename for modifications
                                  and automatically reload
  --help                          Show this message and exit.

Known Extensions

Below is a list of known extensions for lookatme:

Extension Name Install Name Url
qrcode lookatme.contrib.qrcode


See the documentation for details.

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