Print Edit WE Version History

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Version 23.1 95.1 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 23.1:

    • New: 'Position' and 'White Space' properties added to Format Panel.
    • New: 'Code Pieces: ' elements added to restrict drop-down list in Format Panel.

    • Fix: Highlight, capture and selection boxes were not displayed on a few web pages. Fixed.

Version 23.0 94.6 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 23.0:

    • New: Save As HTML is implemented by externally calling Save Page WE.
    • New: Save As HTML options tab in Options dialog.
    • New: Save As MHTML options tab in Options dialog (Chrome).
    • New: Options for file name Prefix and Suffix in Save As PDF options tab (Firefox).
    • New: Options for file name Prefix and Suffix in Save As MHTML options tab (Chrome).
    • New: Option to set save Action as Save Chosen Items in Save As HTML options tab.
    • New: Options to purge deleted elements and hidden images in Save As HTML options tab.
    • New: Notification messages if communications cannot be established with Save Page WE.

    • Chg: Minor changes to PDF Setup panel.
    • Chg: Save As HTML internal save code removed.
    • Chg: Save As HTML page loader removed.
    • Chg: Save As HTML skip deleted option removed.

    • Fix: Print Edit WE sometimes failed to start because content script had not finished loading. Fixed.
    • Fix: Save As HTML always saved pages for screen device (ignoring Web Style setting). Fixed.

    • Note: Prefix and Suffix for Save As PDF are implemented as workaround until saveAsPDF() supports toFileName.

Version 22.1 105.5 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 22.1:

    • Fix: On a few web pages the highlight and selection boxes appeared animated. Fixed.

Version 22.0 105.5 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 22.0:

    • New: Shortcuts tab added to Options dialog for configuration of keyboard shortcuts (Firefox 60+).
    • New: Reset All button added to Options dialog to reset all options to initial default settings.

    • Fix: browser_style property was missing from browser_action entry in manifest (Firefox). Fixed.

Version 21.6 104.4 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.6:

    • Fix: Save As PDF menu command did not work with Firefox 56-58. Fixed.

Version 21.5 104.3 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.5:

    • New: Option not to save elements that have been deleted when using Save As HTML.
    • New: Options to set Header/Footer edges in saved PDF files (Firefox 59+) (not Mac OS X).

    • Chg: Options for Save As HTML items are now Save Basic Items and Save Standard Items.
    • Chg: Default for Save As HTML items is now Save Standard Items.

Version 21.4 102.8 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.4:

    • Fix: Print Edit (Alt+P) and Print Preview (Alt+Shift+P) keyboard shortcuts did not work. Fixed.

Version 21.3 102.6 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.3:

    • Chg: Changed manifest host permissions to make WebSocket listeners work on Chrome.

    • Fix: Print Edit WE toolbar button not disabled for disallowed schemes. Fixed.

Version 21.2 102.4 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.2:

    • Fix: Capture box was incorrectly drawn when start point was inside iframe/frame. Fixed.
    • Fix: Clicking on scroll bars in editing mode selected <body> element. Fixed.
    • Fix: Original zoom level was not restored when closing editing mode. Fixed.
    • Fix: Ctrl+Mousewheel zooming was not prevented in editing mode. Fixed.

Version 21.1 102.2 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.1:

    • Fix: Menus and panels were not closed when resizing browser window. Fixed.
    • Fix: Some menus were incorrectly positioned after resizing browser window. Fixed.
    • Fix: Panels sometimes became inaccessible after resizing browser window. Fixed.
    • Fix: Panel settings were not independent when tabs were edited concurrently. Fixed.
    • Fix: Inspect panel sometimes partially hidden when both scroll bars were showing. Fixed.
    • Fix: Text panel text box had spurious letter when opened using keyboard shortcut. Fixed.
    • Fix: Capture box was incorrectly drawn when start point was inside iframe/frame. Fixed.
    • Fix: Capture box was sometimes incorrectly drawn when both scroll bars were showing. Fixed.
    • Fix: Undo after Fix Page Breaks resulted in all of the edit buttons being enabled. Fixed.
    • Fix: Preview/Close/Help/Tools buttons were not disabled when editing suspended. Fixed.

Version 21.0 102.2 KiB Works with Firefox 55.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 21.0:

    • New: Editing now takes place in original tab and all page content is retained on entry.
    • New: Closing editing fully restores the state of all page content and does not close the tab.
    • New: Editing can be started and closed multiple times while still on the same page.
    • New: Fix Page Breaks feature (from original Print Edit) reinstated.
    • New: Save As HTML feature now uses the Save Page WE save engine.
    • New: New options to Save Current State or Save Extended State.
    • New: New option to Default to enabling selection of Text Pieces on entry.
    • New: New option to Default to enabling display with Web Style on entry.
    • Chg: Tools button replaces Options button on toolbar.
    • New: Fix Page Breaks menu item on Tools button menu.
    • New: Options menu item on Tools button menu.

    • Chg: Preparation [PREP] stage and tab duplication eliminated.
    • Chg: Suspended [SUS] state highlighted in red on toolbar button.
    • Chg: Preview and Close buttons highlighted in blue.
    • Chg: Save As HTML with Purge feature removed.
    • Chg: Save As MHTML with Purge feature removed (Chrome).
    • Chg: Help panel updated to reflect changes in this version.
    • Chg: Uneditable elements identified by translucent brown overlay and dashed border.
    • Chg: Uneditable elements can be selected by dragging capture box.
    • Chg: Prompt not to retain edits from previous session removed.
    • Chg: All Save As PDF page setup options internally renamed.
    • Chg: Force focus onto main frame always when editing or suspended.
    • Chg: Prevent mouse/touch/keyboard actions in all frames when editing or suspended.
    • Chg: Clear text selections in all scriptable frames when editing or suspended.
    • Chg: Disable form elements in all scriptable frames when editing or suspended.
    • Chg: Block WebSocket connections (as well as HTTP Requests) when editing or suspended.
    • Chg: Frame content script injected into all non-accessible scriptable sub-frames.
    • Chg: Compatiblity updated to Firefox 55 and Chrome 58 and later versions.

    • Fix: Print Edit WE logo did not clip when browser window width reduced. Fixed.
    • Fix: Dragging capture box did not fully scroll to right/bottom edges of the page. Fixed.
    • Fix: Graphics capture box did not select <canvas>/<svg>/<object>/<embed> elements. Fixed.
    • Fix: </svg>Undo did not correctly undo some Delete Except operations. Fixed.
    • Fix: <fieldset> and <keygen></keygen> form elements were not disabled when editing. Fixed.
    • Fix: Sometimes error messages appeared in console about non-existent tab ids. Fixed.
    • Fix: Background script did not checkerrors when sending messages to tab content scripts. Fixed.

    • Note: Accessible Frame means a frame accessible by the content script running in the main frame.
    • Note: Scriptable Frame means a frame in which a content script can run.
    • Note: Contents of <object> and <embed> elements are uneditable.
    • Note: Contents of cross-origin <frame> and <iframe> elements are uneditable.
    • Note: Contents of sandboxed same-origin <iframe> elements (without allow-same-origin) are uneditable.</fieldset></canvas>

Version 20.1 85.4 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 20.1:

    • Chg: Options dialog and fields now flex with font size on different platforms.

    • Fix: Tab current mode not updated immediately after closing tab. Fixed.

Version 20.0 85.1 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 20.0:

    • New: Option to skip preparing stage (except for file:/// pages).
    • New: PDF Setup menu item in Save button menu opens PDF Setup panel.
    • New: PDF Setup panel to change paper size, orientation, scale and background colors.
    • New: Direct access to Options dialog when clicking Options button in Add-ons Manager.

    • Chg: Tab button title now prefixed by [PREP] when in preparing stage.

    • Fix: Deprecated event.keyCode changed to event.key everywhere. Fixed.
    • Fix: Page breaks shortcut (#) did not work with some keyboard layouts. Fixed.
    • Fix: Page breaks button and shortcut (#) did not enable Undo buttons. Fixed.
    • Fix: Background color of <select> menulist elements was always grey. Fixed.
    • Fix: Scale option was not disabled when Shrink-To-Fit option was enabled. Fixed.
    • Fix: Some pages could not be edited due to media.length excepton. Fixed.
    • Fix: Some pages with absolute/fixed position elements did not display correctly. Fixed.</select>

Version 19.4 81.8 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 19.4:

    • Fix: After entering into Preparing state could not change to Editing state (FF55). Fixed.

Version 19.3 81.8 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 19.3:

    • New: Alt+P keyboard shortcut for Print Edit.
    • New: Alt+Shift+P keyboard shortcut for Print Preview.

    • Chg: Toolbar button now disabled for pages where add-on cannot be used.
    • Chg: <frame> and <iframe> elements are no longer shaded out.
    • Chg: <object> and <embed> elements are no longer shaded out.
    • Chg: Renamed Editing tab to General tab in Options dialog.
    • Chg: Improved appearance of Options dialog.

    • Fix: Some content was hidden behind toolbar after using Delete Except command. Fixed.
    • Fix: Character set declaration was not within first 1024 bytes. Fixed.

Version 19.2 80.8 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 19.2:

    • Chg: Improved detection of browser type/version and operating system platform.
    • Chg: Changed Firefox compatibility to Firefox 51 or later.

    • Fix: Switching to print preview did not work if 'privacy.resistFingerPrinting' was enabled. Fixed.
    • Fix: 'Save as PDF' was not shown on 'Save' menu if 'privacy.resistFingerPrinting' was enabled. Fixed.

Version 19.1 80.8 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 19.1:

    • Chg: Updated to handle new status values returned by chrome.tabs.saveAsPDF().

    • Fix: Highlight and select boxes were not displayed for some elements in some web pages. Fixed.

Version 19.0 80.8 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 19.0:

    • New: Can now directly enter Print Preview and save edited page as PDF file (Firefox 56+).
    • New: 'Preview' button now switches directly into Print Preview window (Firefox 56+).
    • New: 'Save as PDF' menu item on 'Save' button menu (Firefox 56+) (not Mac OS X).
    • New: Options dialog now has two tabs for 'Editing' settings and 'Save PDF' settings.
    • New: Option to show/hide the Print Edit WE submenu on context menu.
    • New: Options to set layout, background, margins, headers & footers for 'Save as PDF'.

    • Chg: Rationalised Print Edit WE initiation code to improve logic and maintainability.
    • Chg: 'Help' panel toolbar button descriptions updated to mention save as PDF.

    • Fix: Error messages in console when resuming editing if Zoom Page WE not also installed.

Version 18.1 77.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 18.1:

    • New: Button in Format Panel to quickly apply page breaks before selected elements.
    • New: Keyboard shortcut (#) to quickly apply page breaks before selected elements.
    • New: Option to 'Default to avoiding page breaks inside images'.

    • Chg: 'Background' property in Format Panel can now be set to 'transparent'.
    • Chg: 'Table Border' property in Format Panel can now be set to '0px'.
    • Chg: 'Page Break' property in Format Panel can now be set to 'auto'.
    • Chg: Inspect Panel width remains constant when using Expand/Shrink buttons.
    • Chg: Keyboard shortcut for 'Save as HTML with Purge' changed from 'P' to 'u'.
    • Chg: Keyboard shortcut for 'Save as MHTML with Purge' changed from 'u' to 'r'.
    • Chg: Improved method used to initialize option settings.
    • Chg: Improved layout of checkbox input controls in Options dialog (Firefox 55+).
    • Chg: Zoom Level reset to 100% on each entry into editing mode.
    • Chg: Zoom Type and Minimum Font Size also reset if Zoom Page WE installed.

    • Fix: 'Color' property in Inspect Panel did not show 'transparent' or 'rgba' colors. Fixed.
    • Fix: 'Background' property in Inspect Panel did not show 'transparent' or 'rgba' colors. Fixed.
    • Fix: 'Font Style' property in Inspect Panel did not show font-weight '700' as 'bold'. Fixed.
    • Fix: Incorrect (default) cursor was shown in text box in Text Panel. Fixed.

Version 18.0 76.7 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 18.0:

    • New: Print Edit WE initiation sequence has changed.
    • New: Can now edit ‘file:’ pages in Firefox.
    • New: Can now re-edit saved edited pages in Firefox.

    • Chg: Removed 'Edit' button from Print Edit WE toolbar.
    • Chg: Removed 'Allow web page adjustments before editing' option.
    • Chg: Simplified internally the way that button and menu actions are initiated.
    • Chg: Improved styling of all GUI elements to be more resistant to web page styling.
    • Chg: Replaced file:///* optional permissions with activeTab permission.
    • Chg: Content scripts are only injected into pages when required (minimising permissions).

    • Fix: All GUI elements were transiently displayed when initiating Print Edit. Fixed.
    • Fix: Loading of GUI elements into innerHTML caused validation error (Firefox). Fixed.

Version 17.0 78.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 17.0:

    • Chg: Version increased to 17.0 for consistency between Firefox and Chrome versions.

Version 1.5 77.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.5:

    • Fix: 'moz-extension:' and 'https://addons.mozilla.org' pages were not rejected. Fixed.

Version 1.4 77.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.4:

    • Chg: Changed terminology from 'HTML Complete' to 'HTML Enhanced'.
    • Chg: Documentation clarifies that scripts and unused images are not saved in HTML Enhanced file.

Version 1.3 77.9 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 48.0 and later, Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.3:

    • Fix: Print Edit WE toolbar did not load for some web pages. Fixed.
    • Fix: Highlight and select boxes were displayed below main body for some web pages. Fixed.

Version 1.2 77.8 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.2:

    • Fix: Print Edit WE toolbar buttons were not correctly spaced when editing some web pages. Fixed.

Version 1.1 77.8 KiB Works with Firefox for Android 48.0 and later, Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.1:

    • Chg: Minor improvement to save algorithm.
    • Chg: Save as MHTML menu items are no longer displayed.
    • Chg: Save MHTML section title changed to Saving in Options dialog. Fixed.
    • Chg: Internal code rationalised for Help panel and Inspect panel.

    • Fix: Options toolbar button and O keyboard shortcut did not work. Fixed.
    • Fix: -webkit CSS rules for menus and panels did not work in Firefox. Fixed.
    • Fix: Some descriptions of toolbar buttons and keyboard shortcuts in Help panel were incorrect. Fixed.

Version 1.0 77.7 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.0:

    • New: First release of Print Edit WE.