New Tab JumpStart Version History

12 versions

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Version 0.5a5.5.4.1-signed 224.3 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

Fixed compatibility with Firefox 25. Thumbnails will be refreshed on the next visit to the sites.

Version 0.5a5.5.3.1-signed 224.4 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

Fixed breaking issue with Firefox 22

Version 0.5a5.5.2.1-signed 217.5 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

Updated locales
es,es-AR, pt, vi, ko-KR

Version 0.5a5.5.1.1-signed 215.0 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

Fixed clearing URL bar when new tab active

Version 0.5a5.5.1-signed 216.1 kB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

New Features:
Added support for widescreen (16:9 and 16:10)

Replaces default Firefox's new tab

Fixed middle click and ctrl+left click functionality
Fixed click on bookmarks
Fixed styling issues
Fixed showing on new tab

Version 0.5a5.4.3.1-signed 215.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Compatibility with Firefox 4.0 - updated version so there won't be reports of incompatibility any more.
Added support to open all tabs from bookmarks toolbar into separate Tab Group (Tab Candy/Panorama)
Fixed conflict with Net Video Hunter
Added background image support to Bookmarks View.

Version 0.5a5.4.2 215.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b9pre

Added fixed support for toolbars in Firefox 4.0
Fixed some URL matching - now intranet addresses and addresses like about:config are support
Fixed issues with adding button to the main toolbar
Fixed possible incompatibility with Too Many Tabs
Updated Brazilian Portuguese locale
Added Swedish locale

Version 0.5a5.4.1 212.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b8pre

Added more configuration options. Focus on search is retained, however that can be changed from add-on's preferences. Search box now expands to show better what's being typed in.

Version 0.5a5.4 234.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b6pre

Search functionality working - has support for URLs and keywords
More bookmark toolbars can be added
New menu on the right of the screen for easier access to settings and customization
JumpStart can be set as a Homepage
New locales: es, es-AR, pt, zh-CN
Status bar icon not shown by default - change this in preferences screen
Add websites of choice - info tab on preferences screen

Version 0.5a5.3 176.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*, Mobile 0.1 - 1.0.*

New features:
Showing bookmarks toolbar on top or bottom
Status bar icon - click on it to show the main page, right click to show menu
Shortcut - Ctrl+Shift+L

Improved thumbnail refresh
Fixed issue causing bookmarks toolbar to stop to working
Some FF 3.6 specific - mostly styling related

Version 0.5a5.2 213.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*, Mobile 0.1 - 1.0.*

New features:
Rearrange thumbnails - drag drop
Bookmarks tab
Added notification showing useful changes and links
Customization: Hide/Show side bar (bookmarks, search and closed), Hide/show bookmarks toolbar, Transparent background

new locale:
vi-VN (Vietnamese)

Search textbox width
Alignment of favicon and link on thumbs
Favicon showing instead of thumb (when thumb image unavailable) is now set to be of its original size
Fix FF3.6 close - tabView not to show in closed items

homepage changed to

Known issues:
- FF3.0.x bookmarks toolbar not showing drop down at the end, cannot drop new items to it
- right button does not work on bookmarks toolbar

Locales not updated:
-de-DE , pt-BR, pl-PL

Version 0.5a5.1 155.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*, Mobile 0.1 - 1.0.*

New locales (contribution by community):
hu-HU, pl-PL, he-IL, de-DE, fr, pt-BR
Existing locales:
en-US, sr-RS, ko-KR

Fixed ordering of locales - it now properly displays en-US if a locale is missing (Firefox 3.5 specific)
Fixed refreshing tabs in background tabs (Firefox 3.5 specific, in Firefox 3.0 still refreshes only thumb from the active tab)
Properties of thumbnails are made permanent now - not being flushed with history. This can be turned off through about:config
Preferences and Bookmarks pages have improved appearance - contribution by teo