Mattermost, Inc.

Customization of Mattermost Team Edition


That software is great.

I would like to know if there is some way to customize the Mattermost Team Edition. I saw in the licence that only the following folders content could be modified :

  • templates/
  • config/
  • model/
  • webapp/client
  • webapp/fonts
  • webapp/i18n
  • webapp/images

I would like to do just a few other change, but i could not find a way.
I’d like to :

  • modify the Constants.MATTERMOST_ICON_SVG, in order to get my own icon for the messages system
  • remove some button from the menu like “Help” of “Download apps”

Is it a way to do that with the Team Edition licence please ?

Best regards

Hi @eilijah,

Thank you for your feedback!

You’re welcome to use the software per the open source license in the source code, just two things to keep in mind:

  1. Per the trademark guidelines when you’re offering a fork for use by others, please remove Mattermost branding (name and logos). This is standard in open source.

  2. We’d encourage you to merge in security updates as they’re released.

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To add to this:

  1. Some of the menu options (like Download apps) you can remove by removing the links in the System Console / config.json
  2. There’s some notes here on how to white label Team Edition:
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