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Beta Releases

Electron 11.0.0-beta.16 2020-10-24T01:00:43Z ()

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm install electron@11.0.0-beta.16.

Release Notes for v11.0.0-beta.16

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where frameless windows showed window controls after being in simple fullscreen mode on macOS. #26127 (Also in 9, 10)

  • Fixed issue where setting the spellchecker languages to an empty array would permanently disable the spellchecker till the end of time. #26129

  • Fixed memory leak on macOS when using dialog.showMessageBox API. #26099 (Also in 8, 9, 10)

    Other Changes

  • Backported fix for https://crbug.com/1115267. #26036

  • Updated Chromium to 87.0.4280.27. #25993

    Unknown

  • Fixed issue where clicking notifications would no longer dismiss them as expected. #26131 (Also in 8, 9)


Electron 11.0.0-beta.13 2020-10-15T19:36:36Z ()

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm install electron@11.0.0-beta.13.

Release Notes for v11.0.0-beta.13

Features

  • Added new system-context-menu event to allow preventing and overriding the system context menu. #25835 (Also in 11)

    Fixes

  • Fixed NativeImage.getScaleFactors() always returning the same value. #25903 (Also in 9, 10, 11)

  • Fixed an issue where Windows notifications with timeoutType of 'never' did not work properly. #25902 (Also in 9, 10, 11)

  • Fixed an issue where some Node.js module API calls hung in the renderer process after reloads when render process reuse was enabled. #25922 (Also in 9, 10, 11)

  • Fixed bug that meant require.resolve paths option was ignored. #25945 (Also in 10, 11)


Electron 11.0.0-beta.12 2020-10-14T00:54:28Z ()

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm install electron@11.0.0-beta.12.

Release Notes for v11.0.0-beta.12

Features

  • Added webContents.forcefullyCrashRenderer() to forcefully terminate a renderer process to assist with recovering a hung renderer. #25756 (Also in 11)

    Fixes

  • Fixed NativeImage.crop().toBitmap() returning incorrect data. #25774 (Also in 10, 11)

  • Fixed window.open called from child window. #25816 (Also in 11)

  • Suppressed a spurious warning about executeJavaScript being called without worldSafeExecuteJavaScript being enabled in apps that do not call executeJavaScript. #25828 (Also in 10, 11)

    Other Changes

  • Updated Chromium to 87.0.4280.11. #25802


Electron 11.0.0-beta.11 2020-10-05T20:00:11Z ()

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm install electron@11.0.0-beta.11.

Release Notes for v11.0.0-beta.11

Fixes

  • Fix: gdi printing in silent printing mode. #25744 (Also in 10, 11)
  • Fixed crash when application launched from UNUserNotificationCenter notification (via a native node module). #25738 (Also in 9, 10, 11)

Electron 11.0.0-beta.9 2020-09-28T20:09:26Z ()

Note: This is a beta release. Please file new issues for any bugs you find in it.

This release is published to npm under the beta tag and can be installed via npm install electron@beta, or npm install electron@11.0.0-beta.9.

Release Notes for v11.0.0-beta.9

Other Changes

  • Fixed resource leak in worker threads. #25661 (Also in 9, 10, 11)

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