Building Cross-Platform Desktop Applications with Electron by Muhammed Jasim

By Muhammed Jasim

Key Features

  • Build a superior origin with Electron for a better improvement experience
  • Use glossy JavaScript frameworks and instruments besides Electron to take your computer purposes to the subsequent level
  • Extend the performance of Electron via modules

Book Description

Though internet purposes have gotten more and more renowned, laptop apps are nonetheless vital. The Electron framework helps you to write cross-platform machine functions utilizing JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, and this publication will educate you the way to create your first laptop software with Electron. it's going to advisor you on the way to construct computing device purposes that run on home windows, Mac, and Linux platforms.

You will commence your trip with an summary of Electron, after which circulation directly to discover many of the phases of making an easy social media software. alongside the way in which, you are going to the best way to use complex Electron APIs, debug an Electron software, and make functionality advancements utilizing the Chrome developer instruments. You’ll additionally how one can package deal and distribute an software, and more.

By the top of the ebook, it is possible for you to to construct an entire computer program utilizing Electron and internet applied sciences. you've gotten a fantastic knowing of the typical demanding situations that computer app builders face, and you’ll know the way to unravel them.

What you'll learn

  • Explore numerous instruments and libraries to construct and debug an Electron application
  • Use renowned JavaScript frameworks equivalent to Angular and Typescript in addition to Electron to augment your app
  • Work with the computer UI improvement for Electron utilizing Photon
  • Find out easy methods to use a variety of Electron APIs like Clipboard, method, Shell, photograph, dossier, consultation, and Cookie
  • Integrate your software into diversified computing device environments with Electron API
  • Cache your community assets utilizing carrier worker
  • Test the Electron program utilizing Mocha and Spectron
  • See tips on how to package deal and distribute an Electron application

About the Author

Muhammed Jasim has been interested in firm net program initiatives for greater than eight years. He begun his software program improvement profession operating with the Microsoft .NET platform and is presently operating as a whole stack developer for JavaScript purposes. all through his profession, he has constructed many initiatives utilizing a variety of applied sciences and frameworks in either .NET and Node.js systems. at present, he's operating for a Dubai-based airline corporation and is targeted at the full-stack JavaScript program development.

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