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Electron 6.1.8 2020-02-21T15:51:43Z ()

Release Notes for v6.1.8


  • FixBrowserWindow.setFocusable(true) not working on Windows. #21856
  • Fixed a crash that would occur when Notifications were closed in concert with app termination. #21718
  • Fixed a potential issue with active Menu garbage collection. #22152
  • Fixed an issue that could prevent communication between a sandboxed child window opened with nativeWindowOpen: false and an unsandboxed parent window. Also fixed document.visibilityState not working in sandboxed <webview>. #21697
  • Fixed an issue where window.print() only worked once on a single BrowserWindow. #21913
  • Fixed an issue where the credits set in About Panel credits were not dark mode aware on macOS. #21925
  • Fixed bug where the close event would not emit upon closing modal window on macOS. #22125
  • Fixed crash when restoring minimized hidden window on Windows. #22153
  • Fixed fuzzy font rendering when hot-plugging displays on macOS Catalina. #21878
  • Fixed incorrect button highlighting when defaultId is passed for dialog message boxes. #22150
  • Fixed media-specific globalShortcuts not working on macOS. #21690
  • Fixed memory leak when using javascript generator functions. #21774
  • Removed unneccessary breakpad_symbols directory from the dsym zip file. #22219

Other Changes

  • Updated crashReporter to throw an error for getLastCrashReport if crashReporter not started. #21684

Electron 6.1.7 2019-12-17T03:09:43Z ()

Release Notes for v6.1.7


  • Fixed Electron apps getting rejected to Mac App Store. #20970

Electron 6.1.6 2019-12-11T19:22:08Z ()

Release Notes for v6.1.6


  • Fixed accessibility window title on macOS. #21465
  • Fixed flicker when switching between BrowserViews after creating new BrowserView. #21396
  • Fixed throttling in webContents.setBackgroundThrottling. #21359

Other Changes

  • Generate debug symbols on Linux. #21280

Electron 6.1.5 2019-11-21T03:49:47Z ()

Release Notes for v6.1.5


  • Disabled Touch Bar typing suggestions with autocorrect=off and spellcheck=false. #21191
  • Fixed ENOMEM error with Node.js child_process when using empty options.env. #21141
  • Fixed <webview>.capturePage() resolving with an empty object instead of NativeImage instance. #21105
  • Fixed backgroundThrottling: false not having an effect. #21014
  • Fixed broken globalShortcut.registerAll() on Windows and Linux. #20982
  • Fixed broken focus with OOPIF embedded inside webview. #21221
  • Fixed context menu disappearing when showing. #21226
  • Fixed crash using v8 Date.toLocale* api with invalid locales. #21188
  • Fixed exiting HTML fullscreen for cross-origin iframes (e.g. YouTube) while in macOS fullscreen. #21020
  • Fixed flickering when maximizing and restoring frameless windows. #21206
  • Fixed incorrect size of windows on differently scaled monitors. #21137

Electron 6.1.4 2019-11-05T07:22:39Z ()

Release Notes for v6.1.4


  • Backported webaudio security patch from upstream. #20924

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