New Tab from Location Bar Version History

16 versions

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Version 3.1.1 38.2 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

3.1.1 (2017.11.27):
  • Don't open new tab for "Back" navigation to the initial history entry of a tab.
  • Don't open new tab as a child of the current for a URI with different origin.

Version 3.1.0 36.6 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

3.1.0 (2017.11.26):
  • Add new blocking mode based on browser.webRequest.onBeforeRequest. Joshua Cantara, thanks a lot!
  • Detect about:privatebrowsing as recycled tabs, by default.

Version 3.0.2 32.9 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

3.0.2 (2017.11.24):
  • Fix missing options page.

Version 3.0.1 21.0 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

3.0.1 (2017.11.24):
  • Open new tab for search results also.
  • Save configurations correctly.
  • Open child tab correctly.

Version 3.0.0 20.8 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

Restructured on WebExtensions APIs.

Version 2.0.2016111801 92.1 KiB Works with Firefox 38.0 - 56.*

2.0.2016111801:
  • Click on autocomplete items of the location bar works correctly.

Version 2.0.2016111701 92.2 KiB Works with Firefox 38.0 - 52.0a1

2.0.2016111701:
  • Supports Firefox 50 and later.
  • Works for "Paste and Go" also.

Version 2.0.2016012102 86.2 KiB Works with Firefox 38.0 - 50.*

2.0.2016012102:
  • Click on autocomplete items in the location bar works correctly again. (regression)

Version 2.0.2016012101 83.5 KiB Works with Firefox 38.0 - 46.0a1

2.0.2016012101:
  • Isolated from eval hack.

Version 1.0.2016011501 82.8 KiB Works with Firefox 38.0 - 46.0a1

1.0.2016011501:
  • Works on Nightly 46.0a1.
  • Drop support for Firefox 37 and older versions.

Version 0.1.2014050101.1-signed 86.5 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 44.*

0.1.2014050101:
  • Works on Nightly 32.0a1.

Version 0.1.2013100801.1-signed 86.3 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 27.0a1

0.1.2013100801:
  • Works on Firefox 25 and later.

Version 0.1.2013040601.1-signed 85.5 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 24.*

0.1.2013040601:
  • Fixed: Don't open new tab for in-page links. On lately versions of Firefox, URIs with different hash (fragment) were unexpectedly detected as "different page" because the value entered to the location bar has no scheme (the "http://" part.)
  • Modified: "jar" archive is no longer included.

Version 0.1.2012112401.1-signed 19.6 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 20.0a1

Fixed: Reuse "about:newtab" tabs as blank tabs.

Version 0.1.2011120101.1-signed 19.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 16.*

  • Improved: "Go" button in the location bar is also handled.
  • Fixed: Left-click on popup items of the awsomebar (smart location bar) didn't work on Firefox 10 and later.

Version 0.1.2010121601.1-signed 19.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.6 - 10.*

  • Improved: URIs under different user's home (pages under different /~username/ ) are handled as "different website". (To disable this new feature, set extensions.newtabfromlocationbar@piro.sakura.ne.jp.checkUserHome=false )
  • Improved: Never open new tabs if the current page is "404 File Not Found" error.
  • Fixed: In the configuration dialog, selected item was not highlighted.