Fingerfox (SE) Version History

18 versions

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Version 2.22.1 147.5 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 2.0 and later

Update: Compatible with Mozilla Firefox 6.*
Update: Compatible with Mozilla Thunderbird 6.*

Version 2.21.1 147.5 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 2.0 - 3.1.*

Bugfix: Fingerfox (SE) did not work with HTTP Auth / Master PW windows in Firefox 4

Version 2.20.1 145.4 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 2.0 - 3.1.*

* Now compatible with Firefox 4.0
* Now compatible with Thunderbird 3.1
* Change: Since there is no statusbar by default in Firefox 4.0 - Fingerfox (SE) is now automatically added to the toolbar

Version 2.15 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*, Thunderbird 2.0 - 2.0.0.*

Changed firefox maxversion to firefox 3.5.*

Version 2.13 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0.*, Thunderbird 2.0 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: Did not work with greasemonkey extension installed!

Version 2.12
- Bugfix: HTTP Login did not work in Firefox 3.0

Version 2.11
- Update: Compatible with Mozilla Firefox 3.0

Version 2.10 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 2.0.0.*, Thunderbird 2.0 - 2.0.0.*

Features
- Thunderbird compatibility - Now works with the password windows in thunderbird (drag and drop into extension window in thunderbird to install)
- Manually configuration of special sites. Those sites that does not work can be configured by yourself, without reporting the site to me.
- Fingerfox (SE) can now run at windows startup (as a trayicon). - Fingerfox (SE) will be ready for login faster than normal.
- Manually configuration of the ports that Fingerfox (SE) uses - Fingerfox will automaticly find 2 free ports on first startup.
- Fingerfox (SE) can now change the timeout time for the connections. If the Fingerfox application fails to open (error message), try extending the timeout time (or change port configuration)
- Temporarily disable automatic popup by pressing and holding down the shift-key, while a site is loading.
- Fingerfox (SE) now works with sites where password field isn't available before entering a username.
- "Real automatic popup". When enabled, Fingerfox (SE) will ALWAYS open on ANY site that contains a loginarea.
- Fingerfox icon in the toolbar/statusbar will now flash when Fingerfox is loading - you can see if it is actually trying to open the Fingerfox application.

Optimization
- Fingerfox (SE) now supports "radio"-buttons. (Those round, single selection fields)
- Fingerfox (SE) now also recognizes the image-submit-buttons - more compatibility.
- The way the Fingerfox (SE) window gets focus should now be more reliable.

Changes
- The number of languages supported has been reduced to danish and english, due to slow communication with the translators.

Bugs fixed
- Compatibility issue with the "Control Tab" extension has been fixed.
- The Fingerfox window disappeared continuously if pressing Alt+X more than once in short time.
- The timeout was cancelled when a firewall blocked the connection. - Required the user to run Fingerfox twice the first time used.
- Wrong distance between textboxes and checkboxes in the Fingerfox window.
- The width of the FFX(SE) window was in some cases incorrect when using special site configurations.
- Password field title was sometimes gone when using http auth loginwindows.
- There was an errormessage when using the "Report site" button from the Fingerfox window.
- A lot of reported sites are now compatible with Fingerfox (SE). - See the "Report site" page for specific information.

Version 2.02 109.6 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 2.0.0.*

- New feature: Following sites are now compatible with Fingerfox (SE):
https://extranet.banesto.es/npage/loginParticulares.htm
https://www.bellco.org/
https://my.t-mobile.com/login/MyTmobileLogin.aspx
http://www.beatthetraffic.com/login.aspx?email=User Name&invalid=true
- New feature: Dropdowns are identified by Fingerfox (SE)
- New feature: Checkboxes are now identified by Fingerfox (SE) as standard
- Bug fixed: Fingerfox (SE) crashed on some sites
- Optimization: Improved recognizing of forms
- Optimization: Improved compatibility with specialforms


Version 2.01
- Bugfix: The program failed when using "Change title" function when .NET 2.0 was installed.
- Bugfix: "Change title" window should not be able to be resized.


Version 2.00
- Feature: Fingerfox (SE) is now compatible with DigitalPersona 2.0

- Optimization: No longer neccesary to scan twice

- Feature: Fingerfox (SE) is now compatible with https://easyweb.tdcanadatrust.com/
- Feature: Fingerfox (SE) is now compatible with https://bullsentry.bull.net/
- Feature: Semi-transparent
- Optimization: New design
- Optimization: Improved automatic popup function
- Optimization: Fillingproblems and charactersproblems are gone
- Optimization: Change title no longer needed (but still available)
- Optimization: Fingerfox (SE) in the statusbar is replaced by an icon
- Bugfix: Global automatic popup on/off did not work properly if toolbarbutton was not visible.
- New language supported: Deutsch

All earlier features are still available

Version 1.20 36.9 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Improved reporting functionality of HTTP Auth login

Version 1.19
- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) does now work on www.lycos.de

Version 1.18 36.9 KB Works with Firefox 1.5b1 - 2.0.0.*

- Fingerfox (SE) should not be displayed from about:blank and about:config
- Added "Report site" to rightclickmenu/toolbarmenu


Version 1.17
- Bugfix: Subpages on sites with specialforms did not work in Fingerfox (SE).
- Bugfix: Autopopup behaved wrong on sites with specialforms.


Version 1.16
- Change: Custom title on specialforms.


Version 1.15
- Bugfix: Meebo.com still did not work entirely.
- Bugfix: Automatic popup did not work on specialforms.
- Change: Identify by host/site should not be available on specialforms.


Version 1.14
- Bugfix: Report non-functional site did not work in "HTTP Auth" windows.


Version 1.12
- New feature: Easy reporting of non-functional logonsites.
- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) does now work on www.meebo.com.
- Optimization: Close on pressing escape added in "Characters correction".
- Optimization: Specialforms has improved features of recognizing sites.
- Change: Specialforms settings is now included in Fingerfox (SE).
- Change: Activation/deactivation of specialforms removed because of change mentioned above.


Version 1.10
- New feature: As DigitalPersona marks the actual fields, Fingerfox (SE) does now mark the fields on websites and in "HTTP Auth" windows.

Version 1.17 35.8 KB Works with Firefox 1.5b1 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: Subpages on sites with specialforms did not work in Fingerfox (SE).
- Bugfix: Autopopup behaved wrong on sites with specialforms.


Version 1.16
- Change: Custom title on specialforms.


Version 1.15
- Bugfix: Meebo.com still did not work entirely.
- Bugfix: Automatic popup did not work on specialforms.
- Change: Identify by host/site should not be available on specialforms.


Version 1.14
- Bugfix: Report non-functional site did not work in "HTTP Auth" windows.


Version 1.12
- New feature: Easy reporting of non-functional logonsites.
- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) does now work on www.meebo.com.
- Optimization: Close on pressing escape added in "Characters correction".
- Optimization: Specialforms has improved features of recognizing sites.
- Change: Specialforms settings is now included in Fingerfox (SE).
- Change: Activation/deactivation of specialforms removed because of change mentioned above.


Version 1.10
- New feature: As DigitalPersona marks the actual fields, Fingerfox (SE) does now mark the fields on websites and in "HTTP Auth" windows.

Version 1.07 32.8 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: "Change title" function did not work properly on sites with multiple loginboxes.
- Change: Buttons and rightclickmenu updated.
It might be neccesary to give the logininformations to DigitalPersona again.

Note the version notes for version 1.05:
- Optimization: Filesize decreased 40%.
- Optimization: ID-generator for "HTTP Auth" login windows is updated.
It might be necessary to reconfigure some "HTTP Auth" window to open fingerfox automaticly.
- Optimization: On change of a window title more than once, the old titlechange is overwritten.
- Optimization: When "Identfy by host/site" is enabled/disabled, the "automatic popup" is configured to the chosen method. (Site/host)

Version 1.03 53.2 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: Fingerfox (SE) was shown on reload of any tab, if focused tab contained login.
- Bugfix: Titel was not changed correctly when using "Change title" and "Identify by host/site".
- Bugfix: "Change title" did not remove https://.

Version 1.01 53.2 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: After rightclick on toolbarbutton the rightclickmenu was always shown by rightclick anywhere in Firefox.


Note the version notes for version 1.0:
- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) can now identify earlier unidentifyable loginpages. (Please write in the forum if you know a site, that does not work with Fingerfox (SE).
- New feature: The feature mentioned above can be activated/deactivated as you want. Useful if you do not want that Fingerfox (SE) should check online files for unidentifyable loginpages.
- New feature: It is now possible to put Fingerfox (SE) into the toolbar.
- New feature: It is now possible to hide "Fingerfox (SE) in the statusbar. (See the menu on the toolbarbutton).
- Bugfix/New feature: DigitalPersona could not always fill the fields in Fingerfox (SE). (Use the change title feature).
- Bugfix: Nonlogin windows was identified incorrectly.
- Bugfix: "Fingerfox (SE) on the web" always showed the english site.
- Bugfix: New tab did not get focus when clicking "Fingerfox (SE) on the web".

Version 1.0 53.2 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) can now identify earlier unidentifyable loginpages. (Please write in the forum if you know a site, that does not work with Fingerfox (SE).
- New feature: The feature mentioned above can be activated/deactivated as you want. Useful if you do not want that Fingerfox (SE) should check online files for unidentifyable loginpages.
- New feature: It is now possible to put Fingerfox (SE) into the toolbar.
- New feature: It is now possible to hide "Fingerfox (SE) in the statusbar. (See the menu on the toolbarbutton).
- Bugfix/New feature: DigitalPersona could not always fill the fields in Fingerfox (SE). (Use the change title feature).
- Bugfix: Nonlogin windows was identified incorrectly.
- Bugfix: "Fingerfox (SE) on the web" always showed the english site.
- Bugfix: New tab did not get focus when clicking "Fingerfox (SE) on the web".

Version 0.91 43.0 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: Wrong path to languagefile in the "HTTP Auth" window.

Note the version notes for version 0.9:
- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) now works with "HTTP Auth" login windows.

Version 0.9 43.0 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- New feature: Fingerfox (SE) now works with "HTTP Auth" login windows.

Version 0.83 31.7 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- Bugfix: Fingerfox (SE) did not work properly on some Firefox themes.
- Bugfix: Fields on some sites was not correctly identified, so the automaticly popup did not work on all sites.

Version 0.82 31.7 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

Version 0.82
Fingerfox (SE) has changed id, since it had the same id as the original Fingerfox extension.

Version 0.81
Fingerfox (SE) did not work at all - window was empty.

Version 0.8
- First release of Fingerfox (SE)

Changes compared to the original Fingerfox extension version 0.7.
- Update: Compatible with Mozilla Firefox 2.0.
- Update: Fingerfox (SE) updates itself.
- New feature: Every single site can be set to automatic popup.
- New feature: Now whole sites can be identified. Useful on sites with same loginbox on all subsites.
- Change: Replace characters changed - better compatibility.
- Bugfix: Rightclick menu did not work.