ANN: Easy Edge (Chromium) ver 1.13 released!

SDK: 1.0.1587.40
WebView2 Runtime: For full API compatibility, this version of the WebView2 SDK requires WebView2 Runtime version 110.0.1587.40 or higher.

Release notes: Release Notes for the WebView2 SDK - Microsoft Edge Development | Microsoft Learn

Delivering the Microsoft Edge WebView2 Runtime to Windows 10 Consumers: Delivering the Microsoft Edge WebView2 Runtime to Windows 10 Consumers - Microsoft Edge Blog

Microsoft: We’re bringing Edge WebView2 to more Windows 10 devices, and here’s why: Microsoft is bringing more Loop components to Microsoft Teams and Outlook | ZDNET

Custom Scheme Registration API
NEW: CustomSchemeRegistrations additional option used to create a WebView2 Environment to manage custom scheme registration.
This allows the app to be able to handle OnWebResourceRequested event for requests with the specified scheme and be able to navigate the WebView2 to the custom scheme.
NEW: “Custom scheme” example demonstrates a navigation to the addresses like school://students/list/json.

Web resource API
NEW: EnableWebResourceRequestedEvent method enables or disables OnWebResourceRequested event.
NEW: IsWebRequestContentEnabled property determines whether OnWebRequestReceived event receives request content.
NEW: “Web resources” template tab.

NavigateWithWebResourceRequest API
FIX: POST data not sent.
NEW: Overloaded Navigate methods allow you to send binary POST data.
CHG: “Resource request” example (renamed to “Navigate with web resource request” in main menu) now uses page to send POST data and receive a server response.

Permission management API
CHG: OnPermissionRequested event: extended CoreWebView2PermissionKind itemize (pKind argument), new equates:

  • MultipleAutomaticDownloads (Permission is requested when multiple downloads are triggered in quick succession)
  • FileReadWrite (Permission is requested when developers use the File System Access API)
  • Autoplay (This permission affects the autoplay attribute and play method of the audio and video HTML elements, and the start method of the Web Audio API)
  • LocalFonts (Permission is requested when developers use the Local Font Access API)

HiddenPdfToolbarItems API
CHG: HiddenPdfToolbarItems now allows to hide any toolbar item.

DownloadStarting API
CHG: OnDownloadStarting event: added uri and mimeType parameters.

FIX: Some ITEMIZE equates had wrong values.
NEW: “Save web page as mhtml” sample code in the demo.

This release is available, free of charge, to all customers who have an active maintenance and support subscription plan.

Easy Edge (Chromium) is a Clarion wrapper around the Microsoft Edge WebView2 control that enables you to embed web technologies (HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) in your Clarion applications easily. The WebView2 control uses Microsoft Edge (Chromium) as the rendering engine to display the web content in native applications. With WebView2, you may embed web code in different parts of your native application, or build the entire native application within a single WebView.

Key features:

  • Full UNICODE support
  • Execute javascript and get a result
  • CKEditor v4 HTML editor template support
  • File system navigation
  • An access to Chrome DevTools Protocol api (DevTools console)
  • Deploying your application - Besides an usual exe, dll etc files you should ship just 4 small DLLs (640Kb) with your end-user application

Easy Edge (Chromium) is implemented as a set of classes available as full source code, template and .NET assemblies. You can freely distribute your application using our DLLs without any additional costs. After your purchase no additional fees are required for distribution.

For use Easy Edge (Chromium) following is needed:

  • Clarion C6.3 or newer, ABC or Legacy.
  • NET: v4.6.2 or newer

You are able to run Easy Edge (Chromium) applications on the following versions of Windows:

  • Windows 11
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 **
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 **

** WebView2 support for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has the same support cycle as Microsoft Edge. For more information, navigate to Microsoft Edge supported Operating Systems.

More info and DEMO at

Cost just $175.

Discounted price for EasyHTML clients!!

After your purchase, no additional fees are required for distribution.

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