Highlights Version History

4 versions

Be careful with old versions!

These versions are displayed for reference and testing purposes. You should always use the latest version of an add-on.

Version 18.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 56.*

This version fixes the following bugs:
1. Annotations links appear for all highlights (regardless of whether notes were added).
2. Erratic behavior around 'Shift' key press to reveal 'Highlight & Annotate' and 'Highllight With Color' context menu items.

Version 0.9.7 18.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.5.*

This version allows users to add notes (annotations) to their highlights. Annotations are saved along with highlights and survive page reloads.

The highlight color-picker can now be accessed from either the browser status bar (default) or the context menu.
You can set your preferred location in the 'highlights preferences'.

Version 0.9.6 15.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.5.*

Highlight 'color picker' has moved from browser status bar to the context menu. To highlight
with another color, select text and right click with 'Shift' key pressed to reveal 'Highlight With Color'
menu item. Then, choose a new color with a double click action.

Version 0.9.4 13.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

A new preference introduced that allows users control over saving highlighted text to highlights files. By default, the preference is set to not save highlighted text.

Highlights file naming convention changed to improve coverage of website urls with special characters.

Help improve Highlights by submitting a bug report to the support address above. Please attach 'error.log' file found in Highlights' home with the bug report.