@electron-bot electron-bot released this Mar 31, 2017 · 6675 commits to master since this release

Assets 32

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where Electron could not use the version of ffmpeg that
    does not include proprietary codecs. #9057
  • Fixed an issue where drag and drop events did not work properly across
    <webview> tags. #9037
  • Fixed an issue where the geolocation API could hang the UI thread and
    crash the renderer process. #8923
  • Fixed an uncaught error when making a request via the net module
    and the response's content encoding was not supported. #9001
  • Fixed a crash that would occur on certain page navigations. #9043
  • Fixed an issue where net module requests did not support non-string
    header values. #9062


  • Fixed an issue where escaped & characters could not be used in top-level
    menu item labels. #8984

API Changes

  • The crashReporter module is now available in sandboxed renderer processes.
  • Added support for controlling how redirects are handled in the net module.
  • Added editMenu and windowMenu menu item roles that include the standard
    OS submenu items. #8880
  • Added support for a tabbingIdentifier option to the BrowserWindow
    constructor that enables groupable native tabs on macOS 10.12+. #9052


  • The uploadToServer option to crashReporter.start is now supported. #9053