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Prebuilt binaries and debug symbols of Electron for Linux, Windows and OS X can be found on the releases page.
You can also use
npm to install prebuilt electron
# Install the `electron` command globally in your $PATH npm install electron-prebuilt -g # Install as a development dependency npm install electron-prebuilt --save-dev
Guides and the API reference are located in the docs directory. It also contains documents describing how to build and contribute to Electron.
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Clone and run the
repository to see a minimal Electron app in action.
You can ask questions and interact with the community in the following locations:
electroncategory on the Atom forums
#atom-shellchannel on Freenode
Atomchannel on Slack
Check out awesome-electron for a community maintained list of useful example apps, tools and resources.