Google Reader Watcher Version History

50 versions

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Version 1.7.4 160.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Make sure feed url's are encoded so reader will load all feeds correctly when you want to open a specific field from the context menu

Version 1.7.3 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fix loading Google Reader into the new tabpage.

Version 1.7.2 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Mark all as read works again

Version 1.7.1 156.7 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

  • Don't require to login request if user already logged in into google and the "I have more than one google account" checkbox is not checked
  • Fix opening window when user clicks on the notification
  • Send update request after changing preferences
  • Fix 3.6 support

Version 1.7.1b1 155.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fix Firefox 3 support

Version 1.7 154.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

  • Fix a possible memory leak
  • Add OAuth support, so you can use the extension even if you enabled 2 step verification for your Google account..
  • New mouse handling behavior
  • Icon and menu items can work similar to simple links on webpages. Using shift + left click will open new window, middle click will open new background tab etc.

Version 1.7b1 154.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

New mouse behavior
Icon and menu items can work similar to simple links on webpages. Using shift + left click will open new window, middle click will open new background tab etc.

Version 1.7a4 148.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Localization updates

Version 1.6.3 222.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Always show context menu

Version 1.7a3 150.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Add only used files to the package
Update translations (mostly only replaced)

Version 1.7a2 239.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Support OAuth

Version 1.7a1 218.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Remove the last global variable, so no more possible conflicts with other extensions.
Fix a possible memory leak:
If user opened/closed a window the event listeners were not cleaned up from the custom events.

Version 1.6.2 222.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.6.4 and later

Fix issues with Firefox 3.6

Version 1.6.2b1 230.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

Fix compatibility with Firefox 3.6

Version 1.6.1 226.3 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

See changes of version 1.6
  • Add the toolbar button to the last place on the navigation toolbar
  • Make sure the user can remove the button from the toolbar.

Version 1.6 222.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Open Google Reader with the right account if you have more than one Google account (See Preferences/Account information)
Make check for unread feeds menu item the first, so it's easier to reach it and force the request (especially for users, who has no middle button)
Intelligent order of icon context menu. Fro example the "check for unread feeds" menu item is the closest to the mouse pointer if you right click on the icon. Even if the icon is on the add-on bar (bottom of the browser) or on some other toolbar (top of the browser).
Fix button on second browser window: Sometimes, if you opened a second browser window, the button didn't work.
Make possible to turn off the counter display

Version 1.5.2 230.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fix "Component is undefined" error

Version 1.5.1 231.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Remove statusbar icon, the toolbar icon should be used now
Several bugfixes

Version 1.4.1 219.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fix displaying wrong number of unread feeds.

Version 1.4 220.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Improved compatibility with Firefox 4
Faster startup
Bugfixes

Version 1.3.6 163.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fix statusbar icons

Version 1.3.5 157.7 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Fic counter issues

Version 1.3.4 165.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Add Swedish translation, thanks to Mikael Hiort af Ornäs
Improve compatibility with Firefox 4

Version 1.3 167.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

  • Toolbar and statusbar buttons has the same functionality.

  • Improve comaptibility with Firefox 4:
    • The statusbar won't be visible by default in Firefox 4, so the toolbar button should be shown instead.

Version 1.2.2 145.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b8pre

Fix issues in Firefox 3.0

Version 1.2.1 145.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.7a5pre

Updated Korean and Portuguese translations.

Version 1.2 145.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.7a5pre

Previous version may caused some issues with other Google services.

Version 1.1 144.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a4pre

Fix tooltip settings,
Remove empty placeholders in customize toolbar panel

Version 1.0 143.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.7a5pre

The extension has been rewritten, currently it's faster and more stable. Only a few new thing introduced:
  • List of the unread items is shown also in the toolbar button
  • If saved your google password with Firefox, you don't need to specify your account details.
  • New icons.
  • Works with less requests

Special thanks to Endor, who helped a lot with the exhaustive testing

Version 0.0.15.5 94.2 KB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6.*

Fix "mark all as read" functionality