Electron 15.0.0 | Electron

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Electron 15.0.0 has been released! It includes upgrades to Chromium 94, V8 9.4, and Node.js 16.5.0. We've added API updates to window.open, bug fixes, and general improvements. Read below for more details!
Electron 15.0.0 has been released! It includes upgrades to Chromium 94 , V8 9.4 , and Node.js 16.5.0 . We've added API updates to window.open, bug fixes, and general improvements. Read below for more details!

The Electron team is excited to announce the release of Electron 15.0.0! You can install it with npm via npm install electron@latest or download it from our releases website. Continue reading for details about this release and please share any feedback you have!

Notable Changes#

Electron Release Cadence Change#

Starting with Electron 15, Electron will release a new major stable version every 8 weeks. You can read the full details here.

Additionally, Electron will be changing supported versions from latest three versions to latest four versions until May 2022. See our versioning documentfor more detailed information about versioning in Electron.

Stack Changes#

Highlight Features#

nativeWindowOpen: true is no longer experimental, and is now the default.

is no longer experimental, and is now the default. Added safeStorage string encryption API. #30430

string encryption API. #30430 Added 'frame-created' event to WebContents which emits when a frame is created in the page. #30801

which emits when a frame is created in the page. #30801 Added resize edge info to BrowserWindow 's will-resize event. #29199

See the 15.0.0 release notes for a full list of new features and changes.

Breaking Changes#

Below are breaking changes introduced in Electron 15. More…
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