Stable Releases

Electron 4.1.0 2019-03-14T01:44:47Z ()

Release Notes for v4.1.0

Please note that there are no new features in this release. Electron 4.1.0 was released to work around issues users were experiencing with node-pre-gyp based native modules and our ABI number in Electron >= 4.0.4.


  • Fixed a crash when calling ECDH.setPrivateKey(). #17297
  • TouchBarSegmentedControl instances now correctly update when you update the segments array and remove label or image dynamically. #17335

Other Changes

  • Reset version to 4.1.0-beta.0 in preparation for 4.1.0 stable release. 84b01457

Electron 4.0.8 2019-03-08T15:51:39Z ()

Release Notes for v4.0.8


Electron 4.0.7 2019-03-05T01:41:34Z ()

Release Notes for v4.0.7


  • Fixed defaultId not taking affect when set to 0 and no "cancel" button was present on macOS. #17151
  • Fixed reporting the wrong patch version. #17218
  • Fixed webContents.print() not working correctly. #17116
  • Fixed a bug when retrieving security scoped bookmarks in ShowOpenDialog and ShowSaveDialog. #17176

Electron 4.0.6 2019-02-27T01:45:36Z ()

Release Notes for v4.0.6


  • Fixed an issue on Windows 10 RS4 and later that was causing the virtual keyboard not to appear when focusing some input fields. #16944

Other Changes

  • Updated Chromium to 69.0.3497.128. #16636

Electron 4.0.5 2019-02-15T01:01:37Z ()

Release Notes for v4.0.5


  • Allowed filtering of remote.getBuiltin(), remote.getCurrentWindow(), remote.getCurrentWebContents and <webview>.getWebContents(). #16688


  • Added a patch to fix incorrect enumeration and instantiation of Node.js ciphers in the Crypto module. #16912
  • Electron no longer forwards IPC filtering events to app for dev-tools and extensions. #16716
  • Fixed a rare renderer hang in cc::ProxyMain::BeginMainFrame. #16946
  • Fixed an issue with promise methods not resolving correctly over ipc in the renderer process. #16654
  • Fixed broken save dialog on macOS for <a> downloads. #16647
  • Fixed crash when calling setProgressBar on macOS. #16727
  • Fixed issue whereby a user was not well informed when interacting with a menu submenu that did not have any visible MenuItems. #16847
  • Fixed memory leak when using webFrame and spell checker. #16772
  • Fixed submenus not responding to the visible: false MenuItem property. #16845
  • Fixed the enable property having no effect for top-level submenu MenuItems. #16857

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