FireGestures Version History

75 versions

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Version 1.7.6.1-signed 398.5 KiB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

x fixed bug: if using Tab Utilities add-on, 'Back' and 'Forward' command open a new tab.
x fixed bug: if trigger button is middle, 'Back' and 'Forward' command open a new tab.
x fixed bug: 'Close Left Tabs' and 'Close Right Tabs' command don't work on Nightly 24.0a1 (2013-06-14).

Version 1.7.5.1-signed 395.6 KiB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

x Fixed bug: mislaign trail and poiner if layout.css.devPixelsPerPx > 1.0.
x [Mac] Fixed bug: Cmd key + Swipe leftward to back in history should open the previous page in a new tab.
x Fixed bug: cannot save HTML5 video on http://www.mozilla.org/firefox/whatsnew/

Version 1.7.2.1-signed 139.9 KiB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

+ Added 'Web Developer - Toggle Tools' command.
+ Improved 'Save Link As' command. Now it works just like as context menu.
+ Improved 'Save Image As' command. Now we can save HTML5 video and audio.
+ Improved 'Save Image As' command. Now we can save CSS background image.
+ Improved 'Go Upper Level' command. Now we can go to about:about from about:config
+ Improved 'Go Upper Level' command. Now we can go to http://example.com/ from http://www.example.com/
x Fixed bug: 'Save Link As' command ignores the file name specified in Content-Disposition header.
x Fixed bug: mouse gesture fires incorrectly in Developer Tools - 3D View.
x Fixed regression: if using 'Tree Style Tab' add-on, 'Open Link in New Tab' does not open the tab as child.

Version 1.7.1-signed 140.7 KiB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

+ [Mac] New feature: 'Swipe Gestures'
Now you can assign command for left/right/up/down-ward, three-finger swipe gesture on trackpad.
+ [Mac] New option: 'Mouse gesture with continuous swipes'
Now you can do mouse gesture with continuous three-finger swipes.
For example, when you do three-finger swipes downward > rightward, you can close a tab.
+ New command: 'Open Private Window'
+ New command: 'Open Link in Private Window'
+ Now compatible with Nightly 23.0a1.

Version 1.6.23.1-signed 137.5 KiB Works with Firefox 18.0 and later

x [Firefox20] Fixed: 'View Image' and 'Save Image' command don't work due to conflict with some add-ons.

Version 1.6.22.1-signed 137.5 KiB Works with Firefox 18.0 and later

Fixed: [Nightly22.0a1] Trail Drawing doesn't work.

Version 1.6.21.1-signed 137.6 KiB Works with Firefox 18.0 and later

+ Now compatible with Nightly 22.0a1.

Version 1.6.20.1-signed 137.7 KiB Works with Firefox 17.0 and later

[Nightly21.0a1] remove private browsing command

Version 1.6.19.1-signed 137.7 KiB Works with Firefox 17.0 and later

- Removed Web Developer commands.
+ Now compatible with Nightly 20.0a1.

Version 1.6.18.1-signed 139.1 KiB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

Now compatible with Nightly 18.0a1.

Version 1.6.16.1-signed 137.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

+ Added 'Scratchpad' and 'Style Editor' command.
x Fixed critical bugs in Italian and Turkish localization.

Version 1.6.15.1-signed 137.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

+ Improved the popup which is opened with wheel gesture, now we can select an item by hovering the mouse pointer over it.
+ [Mac] Improved the popup which is opened with mouse gesture, now the selected item is highlighted.
+ [Mac] Keypress gesture with Ctrl key now supports command key.
x Fixed regression: cannot draw gesture on Edit window.

Version 1.6.13.1-signed 137.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

x Suppress starting gesture in Tilt (Inspect > 3D).

Version 1.6.12.1-signed 137.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

+ Added 'Scratchpad' and 'Style Editor' commands.

Version 1.6.10.1-signed 85.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

x Fixed bug: "Scroll to Top/Bottom" don't work on input and textarea elements.

Version 1.6.9.1-signed 85.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

x Fixed bug: If Caret Browsing is enabled, "Scroll to Top/Bottom" don't work with FireGestures 1.6.8.

Version 1.6.8.1-signed 85.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

x Fixed bug: 'Scroll to Top', 'Scroll to Bottom', 'Page Up', 'Page Down' commands sometimes don't work.
+ Added a new API for scripts: 'FireGestures.sendKeyEvent'

Version 1.6.7.1-signed 85.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

+ now compatible with Firefox 10
+ add Lithuanian localization

Version 1.6.6.1-signed 83.0 KiB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

Now compatible with Firefox 7

Version 1.6.5.1-signed 83.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

+ Add Spanish (Mexico) localization.
+ Now compatible with Firefox 5.

Version 1.6.4.1-signed 82.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

= Updated some localizations.

Version 1.6.3.1-signed 82.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

x Fixed bug: 'Close Left/Right Tabs' don't work with Tab Mix Plus.

Version 1.6.2.1-signed 82.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

x [Firefox4] Fixed bug: an invalid mousedown state keeps after the mouse pointer moves outside of the content area.
x [Firefox4] Fixed bug: 'Close Left Tabs' and 'Close Right Tabs' should not close app tabs and invisible tabs belong to other group.
x [Firefox4] 'Close Tab' and 'Close Tab / Close Window' command should not close app tabs.
x [Firefox4] '[Popup] List all tabs' command should exclude tabs in other groups.
x Fixed bug: 'Save Image As...' and 'Save Image Now' command sometimes save image to file with invalid extension (e.g. 'image.php').
+ Added Arabic and Danish localization.

Version 1.6.1.1-signed 79.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

+ Added the extension icon to be displayed in Add-ons Manager even if FireGestures is disabled.
+ Added Hebrew localization.
= [Firefox4] Bumped em:maxVersion to 4.0.*

Version 1.6 77.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b9pre

+ [Firefox4] Now compatible with Firefox 4.0b9pre.
x [Firefox4] Bug 507572 mouse pointer flickers after switching tab - was finally fixed on Firefox 4.0b5 and later. Note that the bug still exists in Firefox 3.6.
+ [Firefox4] Implements small floating panel for status display, instead of showing in status bar.
+ Improved 'Options' > 'Main' pane UI and added 'Status Display' option.
+ [Firefox4] Added 'Tab Groups' command.
+ [Firefox4] Added 'Pin as App Tab / Unpin Tab' command.
+ [Firefox4] Added 'Inspect' command.
+ [Firefox4] Added 'Web Console' command.
+ [Firefox4] Enables tab closing animation.
+ [Firefox3.6] Added '[Popup] List all tabs (Preview Mode)' command.
+ Improved 'Save Image As', 'Save Image Now' and '[Hybrid] Save As' commands.
Now support saving HTML5 videos and audios.
+ Improved '[Popup] List all tabs' and '[Popup] Back / Forward History' commands.
Now the URL is displayed when hovering over an item of popup.
= '[Popup] Search for Selection with...' command now opens a new tab next to the current one.
x Fixed bug: context menu is not suppressed if 'dom.event.contextmenu.enabled' is false under specific conditions.
x [Mac] Fixed bug: The height of Options window is not enough to show entire contents.
= [Mac] 'Get Scripts' link is now displayed only in 'Mapping' pane, if instantApply is enabled.
+ Added Dutch and Estonian localization.
- [Firefox3.0] Dropped support for Firefox 3.0.

Version 1.5.7 71.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

x Fixed bug: should prevent gestures in print preview mode.
x Fixed bug: 'Minimize Window' command doesn't work with rocker gestures
x Fixed bug: FireGestures.sourceNode is null when left-click with holding right-button
+ Added Romanian localization

Version 1.5.6 69.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

x [Firefox3.6] Fixed bug: mouse gesture is started after opening the context menu of Flash movie.
- [Firefox3.7] Temporary dropped support for Firefox 3.7 due to a context menu problem.

Version 1.5.5.1 69.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a1pre

x Now middlemouse.contentLoadURL is disabled forcibly if 'Trigger button to start a gesture' is middle.
x [Firefox3.6] Fixed: Bug 518983 – Firegestures - unable to add script since 2009090204 (2009090104 works)
- [Firefox3.6] Removed '[Hybrid] Properties (Link / Image / Page / Frame)' command in the mapping list.

Version 1.5.4 69.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a1pre

+ [Firefox3.5] Added 'Restart Firefox' command.
+ [Firefox3.7] Now compatible with Firefox 3.7a1pre.
+ Improved Mouse Trail drawing algorithm.
x Fixed bug: sometimes mouse trail is off the mouse pointer when using zoom in/out.
x Fixed regression: mouse trail is not displayed on 'Options' > 'Mapping' > 'Edit' window.
x Fixed bug: cannot close a tab after using 'Duplicate Tab' command if you use Tab Mix Plus.
x Fixed bug: if Trigger Button is left, don't start mouse gesture when dragging a scroll bar.
- Changed 'Open All Links in Selection', 'Open all URLs in Selection' and 'Open hovered links in tabs' commands.
Backed out the former change to open next to the current one.
= Updated locales.

Version 1.5 65.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

+ Now we can choose the trigger button (left / middle / right) to start a gesture.
+ Now we can enable / disable normal mouse gestures.
+ Now we can perform gestures inside View Source window.
+ Added Backup / Restore features.
+ [Firefox3.5] Added 'Undo Close Window' command.
+ Added Vietnamese (Vietnam) localization.
x Fixed bug: Drop-down menus of Wheel Gestures and Rocker Gestures don't update after adding or deleting a script.
x Fixed bug: Mapping are not saved after doing drag-and-drop operations only in the mapping list.
x [Linux] [Mac] + [Firefox3.5] Fixed bug: cannot show context menu on textarea
x Fixed bug: 'Close Tab / Close Window' command does not close window if 'Always show the tab bar' is enabled.
= Changed order and title of the panes in Options.
= [Firefox3.5] Bumped em:maxVersion to 3.5.*
- [Firefox2] Dropped support for Firefox 2.