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Electron 9.1.2 2020-07-28T23:29:49Z ()

Release Notes for v9.1.2


  • Fix: remove unnecessary corner mask overriding to increase window resize performance. #24702
  • Fixed an issue where VoiceOver was unable to navigate from the top-level window back into the web contents. #24699
  • Protocol response streams are now destroyed if the request is aborted. #24657

Other Changes

  • Improved the performance of sending JS primitives over the context bridge. #24746

Electron 9.1.1 2020-07-20T22:44:53Z ()

Release Notes for v9.1.1


  • Fixed a termination crash on Web Workers with Node.js integration enabled. #24464
  • Fixed an issue where webContents.print() would sometimes hang with invalid settings. #24508
  • Fixed an issue where cpu and heap profiling in Node.js did not work properly with --cpu-prof, --heap-prof, and related CLI flags. #24541
  • Fixed an issue where macOS window vibrancy active state did not always match the active state of the window. #24533
  • Fixed broken --trace-sync-io flag in Node.js. #24648
  • Fixed clipboard.readBuffer returning incorrect value. #24469
  • Fixed potentially invalid duplex mode settings on Linux. #24547

Other Changes

  • Fix: DCHECK failure in value.IsHeapObject() in (Chromium security issue 1084820). #24566
  • Fix: XSS on chrome://histograms/ with a compromised renderer. (Chromium security issue 1073409). #24625
  • Fix: crash when executing debugger.sendCommand. (Chromium security issue 1016278). #24620
  • Fix: heap-use-after-free in content::NavigationRequest::OnWillProcessResponseProcessed. (Chromium security issue 1090543). #24569
  • Fix: heap-use-after-free in ui::AXTreeSerializerblink (Chromium security issue 1065122). #24557
  • Fix: iframe in victim page can detect Scroll To Text Fragment activation. (Chromium security issue 1042986). #24624
  • Fix: integer overflow in GrTextBlob::Make. (Chromium security issue 1080481). #24586
  • Fix: javascript URI sandbox flags aren't propagated in a blank string case. (Chromium security issue 1074340). #24621
  • Fix: memcpy-param-overlap in AudioBuffer::copyFromChannel. (Chromium security issue 1081722). #24582
  • Fix: remove leaks of post-redirect URL for <script> in the CSP reports and stacktraces of errors (Chromium security issue 1074317). #24560
  • Fix: update webrtc root certificate. (Chromium security issue 978779). #24617
  • Fix: upgrade SQLite to 3.32.1. (Chromium security issue 1087629). #24554
  • Fix: use-after-free in devtools console. (Chromium security issue 986051). #24614
  • Fix: use-of-uninitialized-value in amr_read_header. (Chromium security issue 1065731). #24594
  • Fix: usrsctp is called with pointer as network address. (Chromium security issue 1076703). #24563


  • Documentation changes: #24516

Electron 9.1.0 2020-07-06T22:37:54Z ()

Release Notes for v9.1.0


  • Added support for MessagePort in the main process. #24323
  • Added support for suspend and resume events to Windows. #24283
  • Added support for suspend and resume events to macOS. #24294
  • Expose sessionId associated with a target from debugger module. #24398
  • Implemented systemPreferences.getMediaAccessStatus() on Windows. #24312


  • Fixed an intermittent high-CPU usage problem caused a system clock issue during sleep. #24415
  • Fixed an issue where some old notifications were not properly removed from the Notification Center on macOS. #24406
  • Fixed bug on macOS where the main window could be targeted for a focus event when it was disabled behind a modal. #24354

Electron 9.0.5 2020-06-22T21:30:43Z ()

Release Notes for v9.0.5


  • Fixed "Paste and Match Style" shortcut on macOS to match OS's "Option-Shift-Command-V". #24185
  • Fixed "null path-to-app" in test-app when Electron's path contains spaces or special characters. #24232
  • Fixed an error when calling dialog.showCertificateTrustDialog with no BrowserWindow. #24121
  • Fixed an issue where shutdown would be emitted both on app and system shutdown on macOS. #24141
  • Fixed an issue where withFileTypes was not supported as an option to fs.readdir or fs.readdirSync under asar. #24108
  • Fixed an issue which would cause streaming protocol responses to stall in some cases. #24082
  • Fixed an issue with click events not being emitted on macOS for Trays with context menus set. #24236
  • Fixed delayed execution of some Node.js callbacks in the main process. #24178
  • Fixed tray menu showing in taskbar on Windows. #24193
  • Fixed window titlebar not responding to pen on Windows 10. #24103

Other Changes

  • Fixed issue with some IMEs on windows (for ex: Zhuyin) don't terminate after pressing shift. #24059
  • Fixed mac app store rejection notice for invalid symbolic link in bundle. #24238
  • Updated Chromium to 83.0.4103.119. #24234


  • Documentation changes: #24177

Electron 9.0.4 2020-06-12T22:31:01Z ()

Release Notes for v9.0.4


  • Added missing support for isComposing KeyboardEvent property. #23996
  • Enable NTLM v2 for POSIX platforms and added --disable-ntlm-v2 switch to disable it. #23934
  • Fix: Allow windows behind macOS elements if "frame" is false. #24033
  • Fixed chrome://media-internals and chrome://webrtc-internals pages not loading. #24058
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when using the ipcRenderer module after blink had released the context. Instead, a JS exception will be thrown. #23978
  • Fixed an issue where rmdir and rmdirSync work with original-fs in an asar context. #23956
  • Fixed no session in webContents of type remote. #24065
  • Fixed: On some Windows machines, especially Windows Insider builds, Electron would crash silently during startup. #24039

Other Changes

  • Updated Chromium to 83.0.4103.104. #24068
  • [a11y] fix incorrect position and size reported for grouped items in a listbox. #24060
  • [a11y] fix incorrect selection item count for listbox with grouped items. #24061

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