GUI app installation failed or showing blank screen.


Users may encounter issues when installing and launching the SFDMU GUI App on the Electron platform. Common problems include error messages during installation or a blank window upon attempting to run the app.


For Windows OS:

  • Delete the SFDMU GUI app folder.
  • Uninstall Electron.
  • Install Windows Build Tools using npm install --global windows-build-tools.
  • Reinstall Electron globally with yarn global add electron.
  • Re-clone the SFDMU GUI App repository.
  • Run npm install followed by npm start.

For MacOS, there is currently no working solution available for this issue.

For further details, refer to the GitHub issue: SFDX-Data-Move-Utility Issue #382.

Last updated on 20th Apr 2024