Add to Search Bar Version History

14 versions

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Version 2.8.1-signed 26.0 kB Works with Firefox 34.0 and later

No longer selects the newly created search engine as default because changing that isn't a thing of 2 clicks in newer Firefox versions anymore.

Version 2.7.1-signed 24.9 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

This version fixes a critical bug in the previous version that prevents the "OK" button from working.

Version 2.6.1-signed 24.9 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

now compatible with e10s (multi process Firefox)

Version 2.5.1-signed 42.3 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

- on install: make disappeared engines from previous versions reappear (unless another engine with the same name has been created in the mean time)
- remove all traces of the code that made search engines disappear

Version 2.4.1-signed 40.1 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

fix for disappearing search engines on Windows

Version 2.2.1-signed 23.9 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

  • added zh-TW localization
  • smaller download size

Version 2.1.1-signed 47.1 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

the add-on is now restartless

Version 2.0.1-signed 25.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

* works with Firefox 3.6
* added Greek localization
* removed silly option to "tell the site the search bar is used for searching"

Version 1.8 22.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

changes in version 1.8:
* fixed: leak of first open Firefox window
* fixed: adding engines broken after first Firefox window is closed
* added: option to specify the keyword of an added engine
* added: option to specify whether to add sourceid parameter (was already available as a hidden option)
* added translations: hu, nb-NO, it, da
* dropped Firefox 2 support

Version 1.7 19.5 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0.*

* non-ASCII characters in parameters are encoded correctly
* HTTP Status Code 304 is successful as well
* corrected Spanish translation
* some code auditing

Version 1.6 19.5 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0a9

new in version 1.6:
* all engines with /similar/ names can be added
* when an icon selected by the user is rejected, an error message appears that explains why
* engines with the same name can be added (or, in reality: spaces are added at the end)
* engineInfos.xul has IDs so it can have overlays

Version 1.5.1 18.4 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0a2

added Spanish translation - thank you Joan Hazel Ramirez Reyes!

Version 1.5 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0a2

Changes in Version 1.5:
- engines are guaranteed to work after a restart
- the "Browse"-Button for choosing a custom icon works
- fallback icon (for too large icons)
- engines are created with correct and informations
- heuristics to find correct icon for pages that haven't fully loaded yet
- parameter "sourceid=Mozilla-search" is added to the end of the search URL

Added Japanese, Russian and Korean translations. Thanks to the translators!

Version 1.0 13.3 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 2.0.0.*

Initial Release.

Code is largely based on the patch for bug 261124 by Gavin Sharp.