ColorZilla Version History

17 versions

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Version 3.3 264.0 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 48.0 - *, Firefox 48.0 and later

New sampling modes (beyond point sample) - average 3x3, 5x5, 11x11, 25x25 pixels - new in v3
Ability to sample average color of any selected area (can average images, noisy backgrounds etc.) - new in v3
Allow sampling colors from local "file://" URLs
Auto-start sampling immediately by default on Mac when main button clicked
Allow sampling colors from images opened in a separate tab
Better name for "Copy Special" menu to indicate various Copy options and formats
Add "rgba" format to Copy Special options
Keep the ColorZilla sampling panel consistent size even in zoomed views
New setting to prevent document from being moved down when sampling
Fixed support for Retina displays
Fixed support for sampling in zoomed view
Fixed persisting of add-on settings with certain browser configurations
Fixed copying to clipboard from Copy Special menu
Fixed hexa lowercase / uppercase option
Many tweaks and bug fixes

Version 3.1 263.7 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 48.0 - *, Firefox 48.0 and later

Tweaks and compatibility fixes.

Version 3.0 263.6 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 48.0 - *, Firefox 48.0 and later

Version 2.8.2 312.7 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 52.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1.*

Minor compatibility tweaks to support the latest version of Firefox

Version 2.8.1-signed 257.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 27.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1.*

UI improvements

Version 2.7.1-signed 249.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 14.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1.*

- All new status display panel
- Compatibility tweaks for latest versions of Firefox
- Tweaks and fixes

Version 2.6.4 319.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 13.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1.*

Compatibility tweaks for Firefox 8 and 9

Version 2.6.2 319.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 10.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1.*

- Main ColorZilla icon now on top to better fit with newer Firefox versions
- Auto copy of sampled color to clipboard is now 'on' by default - use the 'Options' menu to further configure this setting

Version 2.5.5 318.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 7.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

  • Ultimate CSS Gradient Generator
  • Color Picker Dialog:
    • New Photoshop-like 'new/current' color split panel
    • New smooth color map and color slider controls (based on John Dyer's JS Color Picker)
    • 'Options' link to switch between the 'smooth' and 'discrete' color picker modes
    • Experimental Lab and CMYK color spaces support
    • New 'Eyedropper' button allows sampling document colors while working in Color Picker
    • Support for 'Escape' and 'Enter' keyboard shortcuts
  • Eyedropper:
    • Limited Flash sampling support
    • Allow scrolling the document while color sampling
  • Web Color Analyzer: better color palette sorting
  • Firebug integration: fixed Firebug 'Inspect' panel opening for the last sampled element
  • Restored Options > Hide menu item for hiding ColorZilla from the status bar
  • Added ColorZilla to browser 'Tools' menu and App Button 'Developer' menu for easy access to main options and restoring ColorZilla if hidden from status bar
  • Better support for localization (palette names are now localizable etc.)
  • Latest Firefox 4 support
  • Many tweaks and bug fixes

Version 2.2.2 188.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6pre

Version 2.2.2
  • Support for HSL color CSS3 attributes

  • Easier access to the main menu for copying sampled colors and more options

  • Firefox 4 compatibility

  • Support for 64 bit Linux (Ubuntu and others)

  • Minor bug fixes and UI tweaks

Version 2.0.2 159.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*

Firefox 3.1 compatibility, bug fixes

Version 2.0 164.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.1b2

- Webpage DOM Color Analyzer
- Online Palette Viewer
- Use Full Page Zoom introduced in Firefox 3
- Firebug support - allows opening the selected element in Firebug
- Firefox 3 support

Version 1.0 136.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 3.0a2

Version 0.8.2 81.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 3.0a1

Version 0.6.5 50.0 KiB Works with Firefox 0.9 - 1.0

Version 0.6.3 50.0 KiB Works with Firefox 0.9 - 0.10

A collection of tools, including a Color Picker similar to the one found in
Photoshop, an Eyedropper that allows to get a color reading from anywhere in the
browser window and a Page Zoomer that allows you to set the page zoom to
anything between 20 and 1000 percent.

Version 0.5 22.0 KiB Works with Firefox 0.9 - 0.10

A collection of tools, including a Color Picker similar to the one found in
Photoshop
and an Eyedropper (currently only on Windows) that allows to get a color reading
from anywhere in the browser window.