Get the paths of edge browser easily


Keywords
edge, darwin, macos, linux, windown, cross-platform, path, paths, locate, location, executable
License
MIT
Install
npm install edge-paths@1.0.5

Documentation

Edge Paths

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Possible paths or binary names of Edge in the current platform

Why?

  • Well Documented
  • Well Tested
  • Used by popular players
  • Written with Love <3
  • Fully open sourced

Usage

  • At the moment linux support is only avail for dev channel. Once canary, beta and stable version are release we shall update the package.
Javascript
let {
  getEdgeBetaPath,
  getEdgeCanaryPath,
  getEdgeDevPath,
  getEdgePath,
  getAnyEdgeStable,
  getAnyEdgeLatest,
} = require("edge-paths")

console.log(getEdgeBetaPath())
console.log(getEdgeCanaryPath())
console.log(getEdgeDevPath())
console.log(getEdgePath())
// console.log(getAnyEdgeStable())
// console.log(getAnyEdgeLatest())

The output shall look like this according to your installation

// On OSX
// /Applications/Microsoft Edge Beta.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Edge Beta
// /Applications/Microsoft Edge Canary.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Edge Canary
// /Applications/Microsoft Edge Beta.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Edge Dev
// /Applications/Microsoft Edge Beta.app/Contents/MacOS/Microsoft Edge

// On Windows
// C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge Beta\Application\msedge.exe
// C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge Canary\Application\msedge.exe
// C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge Dev\Application\msedge.exe
// C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge\Application\msedge.exe

// On Linux
// Beta edge not avail yet
// Canary not avail
// /usr/bin/microsoft-edge-dev
// Stable not avail
Typescript
import { getEdgeBetaPath, getEdgeCanaryPath, getEdgeDevPath, getEdgePath } from "edge-paths"

console.log(getEdgeBetaPath())
console.log(getEdgeCanaryPath())
console.log(getEdgeDevPath())
console.log(getEdgePath())

Installation

Use npm.

$ npm install edge-paths

// or

$ yarn add edge-paths

API

let {
  getEdgeBetaPath,
  getEdgeCanaryPath,
  getEdgeDevPath,
  getEdgePath,
  getAnyEdgeStable,
  getAnyEdgeLatest,
} = require("edge-paths")
  • getAnyEdgeStable or getAnyEdgeLatest might be more useful if you don't want any specific version.

Used By

  • devtools

  • Please send PR if you are using edge paths. We will be accepting first 10 request.

License

MIT License

© 2020 Shirshak Bajgain