Electron Documentation

Property Updates

The Electron team is currently undergoing an initiative to convert separate getter and setter functions in Electron to bespoke properties with get and set functionality. During this transition period, both the new properties and old getters and setters of these functions will work correctly and be documented.


  • BrowserWindow
    • menubarVisible
  • crashReporter module
    • uploadToServer
  • webFrame modules
    • zoomFactor
    • zoomLevel
    • audioMuted
  • <webview>
    • zoomFactor
    • zoomLevel
    • audioMuted

Converted Properties

  • app module
    • accessibilitySupport
    • applicationMenu
    • badgeCount
    • name
  • DownloadItem class
    • savePath
  • BrowserWindow module
    • autohideMenuBar
    • resizable
    • maximizable
    • minimizable
    • fullscreenable
    • movable
    • closable
  • NativeImage
    • isMacTemplateImage
  • SystemPreferences module
    • appLevelAppearance

Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab