GameFOX Version History

17 versions

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Version 0.8.8.1 179.7 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

  • Disable tracked topic features as they may be causing excessive load on GameFAQs
  • Fix error message caused by a GameFAQs update

Version 0.8.8 179.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

  • Fix quick post not appearing for some people
  • Fix adding/removing accounts from the sidebar
  • Fix account-specific signatures and other features not working
  • Fix messages link in header not being highlighted for new messages
  • Display the GameFAQs clock only in quick post or the standard post page, instead of the header
  • Fix breakage from recent GameFAQs update
  • Fix favorites header menu in V12 theme

Version 0.8.7 179.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

  • Changes on the New Topic/Message page:
    • Fix problem with buttons
    • Add keyboard shortcuts
  • Fix quick edit, quoting, topic creator label, edit history, and several other issues from the GameFAQs update
  • Allow tabbing to the post message buttons in quick edit
  • Fix page sometimes not reloading after quick posting if GameFOX's messages per page setting doesn't match GameFAQs

Version 0.8.6 180.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

  • Fix crash with Ricapar's Classic theme when clicking on the login form
  • Fix split board lists overwriting favorites list
  • Fix board-specific signatures using board IDs
  • Enable code and quote HTML tag buttons by default
  • Switch to a password-based account manager instead of a cookie-based one - accounts will no longer need to have their password re-entered periodically
  • More minor bug fixes

Version 0.8.5.1 178.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

GameFOX 0.8.5.1
  • Fix for account-specific signatures

GameFOX 0.8.5
  • Make the edit history drop-down menu look nicer
  • Remove compatibility with:
    • Firefox 3.5 (3.6 is still supported)
    • SeaMonkey 2.0 (minimum is now 2.1)
  • Fix QuickWhois being unreadable with some themes
  • Fix options window on OS X
  • Simplify signature mangement: the signature textbox is hidden unless you're using GameFOX to manage your signatures. Signatures are now stored only on GameFAQs by default, but no features were removed
  • Basic (incomplete) support for reverse ("newest first") message ordering
  • Highlight the "New Messages" link when you have new PMs
  • Add a quick reply for PMs: write a reply while having the original message on the same page
  • Add buttons to follow, add as friend, or PM a user from QuickWhois
  • Other minor bug fixes and enhancements

Version 0.8.4 167.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later

  • GameFOX sidebar:
    • Add Vita and Wii U to platform links
    • Fix login form
  • Fix quoting bug when the Disconnect extension is installed
  • Include the signature in the character count (to be consistent with GameFAQs)
  • Quick editing! Edit your posts on the message list without leaving the page
  • Show user profiles in a box after hovering over username links (QuickWhois)
  • Edit history viewer on the message list: switch between different revisions of a post without leaving the page
  • Several small bug fixes

Version 0.8.3 163.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later

  • Fix features on message detail page (including highlighting and custom date formats)
  • Fix bug triggered by certain usernames that stopped GameFOX from working
  • Fix adding or updating accounts with the account manager
  • Fix GameFOX favorites being overwritten with board lists
  • Fix QuickPost error when making the last post of a page
  • Fix the new post indicator showing on the active messages list after editing a post

Version 0.8.2 162.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later

GameFOX is now fully compatible with the latest versions of both GameFAQs and Firefox.

Several styles have been added which serve as companions to GameFAQs themes. If you're using a custom GameFAQs theme in your account settings, you should check the Style options to see if there's a matching companion to improve things.

Changelog:
0.8.2:
* Fix message link icons CSS
* Make the "remove side column" CSS work on more pages
* Fix bug preventing GameFOX from working on message lists for some people
* Re-add option to toggle the quote link
* Re-add Ricapar's Classic CSS
0.8.1:
* Fix quoting with two-column message lists
* Fix QuickPost appearing above page links
0.8:
* Fix adding/removing users from highlighting groups with two-column message lists
* Support for Firefox 10 and SeaMonkey 2.4
* Compatibility with latest version of GameFAQs
* Add and remove several themes to match updates to GameFAQs' own theme list
* New CSS: Remove side column

Version 0.7.12 165.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Full release notes: http://beyondboredom.net/gamefox/releasenotes/0.7.12.html
Previous release notes: http://beyondboredom.net/gamefox/releasenotes/0.7.11.html

* Fix quoting, filtering and QuickWhois with left message data
* Fix "edit" link with message link icons stylesheet
* Update 8for11 CSS
* Fix QuickPost reset button
* More robust QuickPost which may fix the bugs affecting some people
* Fix QuickPost appearing on message detail pages for mods
* Fix highlighting of VIPs/mods/admins
* Add option to hide the signature textbox

Version 0.7.10 148.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b7pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Release notes: http://beyondboredom.net/gamefox/releasenotes/0.7.10.html

* Allow the options window to be resized again
* Support for the GameFAQs site redesign

Version 0.7.9 147.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b7pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Release notes: http://beyondboredom.net/gamefox/releasenotes/0.7.9.html

* Fix the tracked topic holding feature
* Fix problems with stylesheets and other features not working correctly for some people
* Fix problems with topic pagination, last post links and message numbering
* Fix double headers appearing on the poll of the day
* Add option to disable scrolling to QuickPost after quoting
* The options window no longer blocks focus to the Firefox window on Windows
* Move the topic list QuickPost link next to the New Topic link to prevent accidental clicks on Add to/Remove Favorites

Version 0.7.8 146.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b6pre, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Release notes: http://beyondboredom.net/projects/gamefox/releasenotes/0.7.8.html

* Remove compatibility with Firefox 3.0
* Fix QuickPost on Brilliant
* Fix bug with topic and post matching highlighting groups
* Update GFPastel 2010
* Add compatibility with Firefox 4.0
* Remove Board Settings from the options window
* Add topic pages to context menu on message lists
* New highlighting interface
* Add ability to highlight all admins, mods, VIPs or tracked topics
* Add the GameFAQs clock to QuickPost
* Redesign toolbar icons
* Move sidebar options to separate window (accessed from "configure sidebar" link at the bottom of the sidebar)
* Fix custom date format in message detail
* Notification for new posts in tracked topics
* Fix topic list link on boards that contain "track" in the title
* Move favorites menu to platform bar
* Fix ad blocking with sponsored poll of the day

Version 0.7.7 150.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

Two more issues caused by the GameFAQs update have been fixed.

* Fix QuickPost with "go back to same page" option
* Fix board-specific signatures

Version 0.7.4 155.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*

GameFOX can now change the date formats on GameFAQs. There are several presets for different locales (including 24 hour time and DD/MM/YYYY and YYYY-MM-DD dates), and a custom setting that lets you change the format to anything.

The GameFAQs clock has been improved, with support for a custom date format. It can be enabled by checking Tools | GameFOX | Main | Page | Add clock.

Two new GameFAQs themes have been added: SpotFAQs and 8for11. You can view their descriptions and enable them from the Style options (Tools | GameFOX | Style).

Firefox 2 compatibility has been removed. Only Firefox 3 and newer are supported.

The toolbar icons for the GameFOX options and sidebar are now different from each other.

Favorites in the GameFOX sidebar are now in a list box instead of a drop down menu.


* Drop Firefox 2 compatibility
* Custom date formats
* New CSS: SpotFAQs
* Improve the GameFAQs clock and add it to the options window
* New CSS: 8for11
* Different icons for the sidebar and options toolbar buttons
* Replace the favorites drop down menu in the sidebar with a list box
* Add "Show Category List" board setting
* Remove inline code tags (block level code is still there)
* Compatibility with Firefox 3.6 and SeaMonkey 2.0

Version 0.7.3 126.0 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.5.*, SeaMonkey 2.0a1pre - 2.0b1pre

A bug introduced in 0.7.2 that only affected Firefox 2 has been fixed. Two other bugs have also been fixed.

Descriptions in the Style pane of the options window have been changed to appear when a stylesheet is first enabled or from the context menu. The "Description" column has been removed.

* Fix topic QuickPost when GameFAQs' main stylesheets are disabled
* Fix QuickPost buttons not appearing under some circumstances
* Change how descriptions in the Style pane of the options window are presented (now shown in a dialog box when enabling or from right click -> About)
* Fix a problem with the context menu and sidebar in Firefox 2

Version 0.7.2 126.0 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.5.*, SeaMonkey 2.0a1pre - 2.0b1pre

A minor release that fixes a few bugs. A new CSS, "remove signatures" has been added to complement the "hide signatures" CSS. This CSS completely removes signatures instead of replacing them with a "hover to show signature" message.

* Add clock to top of page - can be enabled by setting the "gamefox.elements.clock" pref to true
* Undisable "Post Message" button after successfully making a post
* Enable middle-clicking for tracked topics list in the context menu
* Fix a security issue
* Compatibility with Firefox 3.5
* Fix a few third-party cookie issues for Firefox 3.5
* New CSS: Remove signatures

Version 0.7.1 123.9 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.5b5pre, SeaMonkey 2.0a1pre - 2.0b1pre

This release fixes problems caused by GameFOX 0.7 and the GameFAQs redesign.

* Fix removal of old stylesheets on update
* Fix horizontal scroll bar that was appearing for some people
* Fix QuickWhois for your own profile
* Fix "Hide signatures" CSS with above message data
* Fix signature importing and exporting in the options window
* Fix message header links in archived topics
* Fix new post label on the active messages list not disappearing
* New CSS: FAQ frames