Electron Releases

Release Notes for v0.33.2


  • Update to Node.js v4.1.1.
  • Add allowpopups attribute for <webview> tag.
  • Add options parameter for new-window event.
  • Inherit parent window's options in child windows opened by window.open.
  • Pass a DownloadItem object in the will-download event, allowing users to subscribe to download updates.
  • Fix length of Buffer becoming 0 when there are lots of Buffer created.
  • Fix crash when there is external ArrayBuffer created with pointers to addresses outside the heap.


  • Fix leak of fds when reading files in asar archives.
  • Fix tray icon not showing sometimes.


  • Fix draggable regions not working for BrowserWindow with title-bar-style set to hidden.

Release Notes for v0.33.1


  • Add webContents.enableDeviceEmulation API.
  • Add webcontents.beginFrameSubscription and webcontents.endFrameSubscription APIs.
  • Add sendInputEvent method for WebContents and <webview> tag.
  • Add webFrame.registerUrlSchemeAsPrivileged API.
  • Add more information of the request in did-get-redirect-request event.
  • Fix exception when reading an invalid file inside asar archive.