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Version 2.1 22.5 KiB Works with Firefox 57.0 and later

- now provides a custom highlighting mode with the possibility to choose the highlighting color and to show search markers next to the scrollbar
- added context menu item to trigger highlighting

Version 2.0 10.9 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 57.0 and later, Firefox 57.0 and later

Full rewrite of the extension for Firefox 57.
Some options are no more available due to the limitations in the new extension framework (WebExtensions):
- setting custom keyboard shortcut (it is now Ctrl+F8)
- changing highlighting color
- tweaking text selection behaviour

The core functionality remains the same.

Version 1.9 22.2 KiB Works with Firefox 43.0 - 56.*

- compatibility with Firefox 50+
- added option to display or not the number of occurrences
- added option for case sensitivity
- desktop notification are used instead of status bar

Version 1.8 16.9 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 51.*

Compatibility fixes for upcoming versions of Firefox.

Version 1.7.1-signed 17.4 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 27.*

Compatibility fix for Firefox 27

Version 1.6.1-signed 18.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 15.*

- fixed problem of count of occurrences not showing up on Firefox 9 and 10
- compatibility with Firefox 10.x
- added Danish locale (thanks to Joergen)

Version 1.5.1-signed 17.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 10.*

* compatibility with Firefox 4.0
* automatic highlighting of text is disabled when selecting several lines of text, so as to work around a limitation of Firefox's highlighting engine
* findbar is cleared when unhighlighting if the "auto-fill" option is enabled
* added options to change the highlighting color (warning, some combinations may invert background and foreground highlighting colors)
* added an option to copy the selected text to clipboard
* highlighting now works with Firefox "Caret browsing" functionality (F7)

Version 1.4 13.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*

- added support for Firefox 3.1
- added an option to specify a minimum number of characters to trigger highlighting
- added an option to make Firefox stop the selection at punctuation when double-clicking a word
- added support for "Auto Context" extension
- new localizations : de-DE, hu-HU, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-BR, tr-TR, zh-CN (many thanks to BabelZilla translators!)

Version 1.3.1 8.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.0.*

Added Japanese localization (thanks to goroneko & Naohiro)

Version 1.3 7.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0.0.* - 3.0b3

- added support for Firefox 3
- fixed dragging issue
- added option to auto-fill the find field

Version 1.2 7.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- added a display of the number of occurrences in the status bar (but words highlighted in text boxes are not counted)
- the keyboard shortcut is now customizable

Version 1.1 5.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

- backward compatibility with Firefox 1.5
- added localization of the extension description
- fixed minor bug which prevented highlighting from being removed in some cases (but there are still the cases where Firefox is not itself able to remove it)

Version 1.0 5.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 2.0.0.*