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Electron

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Electron, formerly Atom Shell, framework lets you write cross-platform desktop applications using JavaScript, HTML and CSS. It is based on io.js and Chromium and is used in the Atom editor.

With Electron, creating a desktop application for your company or idea is easy. Initially developed for GitHub's Atom editor, Electron has since been used to create applications by companies like Microsoft, Facebook, Slack, and Docker.

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To install Electron, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install electron --version 1.6.2

To upgrade Electron, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade electron --version 1.6.2

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'electron'
    $url = 'https://github.com/electron/electron/releases/download/v1.6.2/electron-v1.6.2-win32-ia32.zip'
    $checksum = 'ff41fc4781f34354bd9ee87f027a561a'
    $checksumType = 'md5'
    $url64 = 'https://github.com/electron/electron/releases/download/v1.6.2/electron-v1.6.2-win32-x64.zip'
    $checksum64 = '6af3c88691b02abc8db4010930ade435'
    $checksumType64 = 'md5'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                 -Url "$url" `
                                 -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                                 -Url64bit "$url64" `
                                 -Checksum "$checksum" `
                                 -ChecksumType "$checksumType" `
                                 -Checksum64 "$checksum64" `
                                 -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

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Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • GitHub Inc

Copyright

© 2014 GitHub Inc

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Program

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  • Automatically built and uploaded by dtgm

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Electron 1.6.11 235 Sunday, June 18, 2017 approved
Electron 1.6.10 145 Thursday, May 25, 2017 approved
Electron 1.6.8 100 Wednesday, May 17, 2017 approved
Electron 1.6.2 284 Wednesday, March 8, 2017 approved
Electron 1.6.1 89 Thursday, March 2, 2017 approved
Electron 1.4.16 49 Wednesday, April 5, 2017 approved
Electron 1.4.15 247 Friday, January 20, 2017 approved
Electron 1.4.14 84 Wednesday, January 11, 2017 approved
Electron 1.4.13 154 Tuesday, December 20, 2016 approved
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