Contact Tabs Version History

19 versions

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Version 2.0.8 123.7 KB Works with Thunderbird 24.0 and later

FIX: A bug in the English locale made the search bar disappear.

Version 2.0.5 123.5 KB Works with Thunderbird 13.0 and later

FIX: Fixed a CSS bug that messed up the chat tab.

Version 2.0.4 123.1 KB Works with Thunderbird 13.0 and later

NEW: Contact Tabs's search engine is now used in Thunderbirds email composer for email completion (Feature kindly sponsored by punkt.de GmbH)

Version 2.0.1 118.4 KB Works with Thunderbird 13.0 and later

NEW: Integrated latest translations from Babelzilla
NEW: Introduced option to show name of address book next to contact name in search result.

Version 2.0 117.6 KB Works with Thunderbird 13.0 and later

NEW: Support for Mac OS X, thanks to Leszek(teo)Życzkowski
NEW: Search modes are combinable. You can now, i.e., search for names and phone numbers at the same time
NEW: Layout of Contact Tabs's own contact editor can optionally switched etween one and two columns, supportbs small resultions, i.e. on netbooks
NEW: Single Tab Mode: Optionaly, open all contacts in the same tab
NEW: Support for TB 15's new chat feature
NEW: Email addresses in Contact Tabs's search result popup are clickable and open a composer
NEW: Contact Tabs's toolbar is now styled like any other Thunderbird toolbar, new icons thanks to Leszek(teo)Życzkowski
NEW: Moving a contact between address books now shows an information message after the move
NEW: Contact data can be copied to the clipboard, address format is locale-dependent

Version 1.8.3 64.5 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

NEW: Locale CA
NEW: Changes to make Contact Tabs work with the new chat feature of TB 15.

Version 1.8.1 58.4 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

FIX: Small fixes in italian locale
NEW: Locale zh-CN

Version 1.8 56.3 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

FIX: Fixed a bug with contact editing when invoked by clicking on the star
MOD: Improved compatibility with third-party themes such as Silvermel (Thanks to bird)
NEW: Locales for fr, nl, sr
NEW: Search for name implemented in all search modes
NEW: Popup for search mode Names and Emails now shows company name and phone numbers in the results (Thanks to Kai Hörner)

Version 1.7 52.2 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

NEW: Several new Locales
NEW: Selecting address books in doesn't close the context menu anymore making it possible to select/deselect more address books at once
NEW: Keyboard-Short Ctrl-Shift-E
NEW: Contact editing directly on tab
NEW: Add or edit a contact in a tab directly from the email header

Version 1.6.7 37.9 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

NEW: Locales für es-ES, es-GL
NEW: Selecting addressbooks in doesn't close menu anymore making it possible to select/deselect several address books at once
NEW: Keyboard shortcut Ctrl-Shift-E
NEW: Tabscrolling.

Version 1.6.6 35.8 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

Version 1.6.5 35.8 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

FIX: Fixed glitches with Linux theme.
FIX: Fixed NPE.

Version 1.6.4 32.8 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

MOD: Internal modifications to conform to Mozilla's coding guidelines.

Version 1.6.3 32.8 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

FIX: Fixed various remarks by Mozillas reviewer.

Version 1.6.2 32.8 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

NEW: Search modes
○ Search for Names and Email addresses
○ Search for Organization and addresses
○ Search for Phone and fax numbers
○ Search for Notes and custom fields
NEW: Better Autocompletion feedback. Menu now shows the contact name and other informations depending on search mode.
NEW: User can select searchable address books
NEW: Localization to Italian
FIX: Icons on Windows XP

Version 1.1 20.5 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

FIX: URLs (Website) without protocol (http://, …) now work.
MOD: Contact details on a tab are now selectable for Copy and Paste.
NEW: Print and Print Preview for a contact is implemented
NEW: A tab is automatically reloaded if the contact was changed outside of Contact Tabs (i.e. through the address book).

Version 0.8 18.4 KB Works with Thunderbird 5.0 and later

NEW: Compatible with Thunderbird 5. For the time being, I had to drop compatibility with Thunderbird 3, unfortunately.

Version 0.7 17.4 KB Works with Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.1.*

MOD: Show at least 20 results in the autocomplete popup, if more add a scrollbar
FIX: Buttons didn't show up correctly on Mac OS X.

Version 0.5 8.2 KB Works with Thunderbird 3.0 - 3.1.*