Chromium Embedded Framework

  • A simple usage example of CEF
  • A simple browser?
  • The CEF binary distribution includes cefsimple and cefclient sample applications

The Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF) is an open-source software framework for embedding a Chromium web browser within another application. This enables developers to add web browsing functionality to their application, as well as the ability to use HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create the application’s user interface (or just portions of it).


  • Build the CEF example cefclient sample on Windows

Sample application

  • CEF comes with a sample application called CefClient
  • Newer versions include a sample application called CefSimple

CEF Tutorials

  • Chromium Embedded Framework Forum
  • (CEF) sample project.
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