Element Hiding Helper for Adblock Plus Version History

13 versions

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Version 1.2.3 122.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

Updated for Inspector changes in Firefox 14

Version 1.2.2 121.9 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

* Improved the way Element Hiding Helper attaches itself to browser windows (made sure that no browser windows are skipped any more).
* The hotkey in Firefox 14 is now Ctrl-Shift-F3 (neither Ctrl-Shift-K nor Ctrl-Shift-S are available any more).
* Fixed rule generation for attributes containing backslashes.
* Fixed wrong size calculation for some web pages.
* Removed special About dialog, displaying the default one now.
* Updated to changes in recent Firefox nightlies.

Version 1.2.1 150.5 KB Works with Firefox 8.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.5 and later, Thunderbird 8.0 and later

* Can be installed/uninstalled/disabled without a browser restart now.
* Added Page Inspector integration (new feature coming up in Firefox 10).
* Stopped warning about missing Adblock Plus installation.
* Fixed: Starting from the Tools Adblock Plus menu is possible now.
* Fixed: Content Security Policy can no longer prevent preview from working on some websites.

Version 1.1.4 91.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 and later

Fixed critical bug in the previous release.

Version 1.1.2 90.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 and later

* New icon
* Showing preview is now selected by default
* Improved default attribute selection
* Corrected handling of whitespace at the end of ID attribute
* Removed Lithuanian translation (abandoned and unusable)

Version 1.1.1 75.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 3.0 and later

* Improved escaping of attribute values
* Fixed: Hotkeys in the help tooltip are invisible with some browser themes
* Fixed: Clicking homepage link in About dialog doesn’t do anything
* Fixed: Preview doesn’t work correctly if the rule contains international characters
* Fixed: Broken composer dialog with composer_defaultDomain preference set to 1 or 2 if host name is an IP address

Version 1.1 74.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1b3, Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.3a3pre

* Compatible with Adblock Plus 1.3, older Adblock Plus versions are no longer supported
* Compatible with Firefox 4, dropped support for Firefox 3.0
* Generating more efficient filters by default
* Better handling of elements with multiple classes
* More reliable approach to determine and mark element position
* Selecting parent node and moving to a different child no longer resets selection
* New "lock/unlock selection" command
* Ctrl+Mousewheel can be used to trigger wider/narrower commands
* Alternative set of hotkeys in some languages where two keyboard layouts are possible (e.g. Russian)
* Better styling of hotkeys in tooltips
* All preferences are now stored under extensions.elemhidehelper.*
* Hotkey Ctrl-Shift-S will be used if Ctrl-Shift-K is taken (e.g. in Firefox 4), can be changed in extensions.elemhidehelper.selectelement_key preference
* Own icon and About dialog, better mechanism to manage the dependency on Adblock Plus
* Composer warns now if the filter is being added to a disabled group
* extensions.elemhidehelper.composer_defaultDomain preference determines which domain suggestion is selected by default
* Added hidden preference to allow selecting in local files (rules created this way will have no effect)

Version 1.0.6 44.0 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b8pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.1b2, Thunderbird 3.0a1 - 3.3a1pre

* New translations: Arabic, Basque, Galician, Armenian, Kazakh, Serbian
* Updated for Adblock Plus 1.1
* Updated compatibility range for various applications
* Generated rules always use raw CSS now, "simplified" syntax is deprecated

Version 1.0.5 39.9 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6a1pre, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0b1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b2pre

* Marked compatible with Songbird 0.6
* Fixed issue with popups not closing in Firefox 3

Version 1.0.4 39.9 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a2pre

* Locales added: Catalan, Hebrew, Korean
* Changed keyboard shortcut to Ctrl+Shift+K to avoid conflict in Firefox 3
* Made compatibility info match Adblock Plus again (at least Songbird 0.4 required now, Midbrowser and eMusic Remote are supported)

Version 1.0.2 37.9 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0pre, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a1

Adblock Plus 0.7.2.3 or higher required. Included locales: en-US, cs-CZ, da-DK, de-DE, el-GR, en-GB, es-ES, et-EE, fi-FI, fr-FR, hr-HR, hu-HU, it-IT, ja-JP, lt-LT, nb-NO, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-BR, pt-PT, ro-RO, ru-RU, sk-SK, sq-AL, sv-SE, th-TH, tr-TR, vi-VN, zh-CN, zh-TW

* Compatible with Adblock Plus 0.7.5.2
* Conflict with find-as-you-type fixed
* Installation problems fixed
* Added four new translations

Version 1.0.1 34.8 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a8, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a1, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a1

Adblock Plus 0.7.2.3 or higher required. Included locales: en-US, cs-CZ, de-DE, el-GR, es-ES, fi-FI, fr-FR, hr-HR, hu-HU, it-IT, ja-JP, lt-LT, nb-NO, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-BR, pt-PT, ro-RO, ru-RU, sk-SK, sv-SE, th-TH, tr-TR, vi-VN, zh-CN, zh-TW

* Conflict with find-as-you-type fixed
* Brazilian Portuguese locale added
* Some minor translation issues fixed

Version 1.0 34.8 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0a3, SeaMonkey 1.0 - 1.5a, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0a1

Adblock Plus 0.7.2.3 or higher required. Included locales: en-US, cs-CZ, de-DE, el-GR, es-ES, fi-FI, fr-FR, hr-HR, hu-HU, it-IT, ja-JP, lt-LT, nb-NO, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-PT, ro-RO, ru-RU, sk-SK, sv-SE, th-TH, tr-TR, vi-VN, zh-CN, zh-TW