Ship updates to your Electron app with `autoUpdater` (Mac)

Cameron Nokes
InstructorCameron Nokes

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Once users are using your app, you need a way to ship new features and fixes to them. In this lesson, we’ll learn how to implement auto-updates in your app, which allows you to distribute updates to your application seamlessly. We'll go over how to integrate with Electron's autoUpdater module to check for an update and display a prompt to update once it's been downloaded. For our server side implementation we'll just use a plain file server to keep things simple.