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Created Nov 29, 2020
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<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<title>Hello World!</title>
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="./styles.css">
<input id="url" type="url" value=""/>
<button id="go">Go</button>
// You can also require other files to run in this process
// Modules to control application life and create native browser window
const {app, BrowserWindow, BrowserView, ipcMain} = require('electron')
function createWindow () {
// Create the browser window.
const win = new BrowserWindow({
width: 800,
height: 600,
webPreferences: {
nodeIntegration: true
const view = new BrowserView()
view.setBounds({ x: 0, y: 100, width: 800, height: 500 })
view.setAutoResize({width: true, height: true})
ipcMain.handle('navigate', (_event, url) => {
// Open the DevTools.
// mainWindow.webContents.openDevTools()
// This method will be called when Electron has finished
// initialization and is ready to create browser windows.
// Some APIs can only be used after this event occurs.
// Quit when all windows are closed, except on macOS. There, it's common
// for applications and their menu bar to stay active until the user quits
// explicitly with Cmd + Q.
app.on('window-all-closed', function () {
if (process.platform !== 'darwin') {
app.on('activate', function () {
// On OS X it's common to re-create a window in the app when the
// dock icon is clicked and there are no other windows open.
if (BrowserWindow.getAllWindows().length === 0) {
// In this file you can include the rest of your app's specific main process
// code. You can also put them in separate files and require them here.
// Empty
const { ipcRenderer } = require('electron')
const url = document.getElementById('url')
const go = document.getElementById('go')
go.addEventListener('click', () => {
ipcRenderer.invoke('navigate', url.value)
/* Empty */
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