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Save Page WE Version History

24 versions

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Version 8.0 52.3 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 8.0:

    • New: Ability to enter comments when saving page.
    • New: Option to prompt user to enter comments when saving page.
    • New: Options to specify field position and delimiters for filename prefix and suffix.

    • Chg: Saved Page Information bar now has grey background and simplified layout.
    • Chg: Saved Page Information bar now loaded from add-on file instead of hard-coded.
    • Chg: Saved Page Information panel now has descriptive header and user comments field.
    • Chg: Unsaved resources (too large or not loaded) now shown in a single scrollable panel.
    • Chg: Options dialog and fields now flex with font size on different platforms.

    • Fix: URL on saved page information bar sometimes changed colour. Fixed.
    • Fix: srcdoc attributes on iframe elements were not handled correctly. Fixed.
    • Fix: iframes/frames with empty or missing src attributes were not included in saved file. Fixed.
    • Fix: Resources inside iframes/frames were not loaded by page loader when saved page was opened. Fixed.
    • Fix: Background script did not check for errors when sending messages to tab content scripts. Fixed.

Version 7.5 46.4 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.5:

    • New: Option to show a list containing URLs of all unsaved resources.
    • New: If Zoom Page WE installed - Zoom and Minimum Font Size removed when saving page.
    • New: Direct access to Options dialog when clicking Options button in Add-ons Manager.

    • Chg: Renamed Page Notification Bar to Page Information Bar.
    • Chg: Improved appearance and operation of page information bar.

    • Fix: Special characters in URLs in page information bar/panel were not decoded. Fixed.
    • Fix: URL in page information panel was obscured when page information bar was present. Fixed.
    • Fix: Occasionally in poorly designed pages background images were incorrectly saved. Fixed.

Version 7.4 45.6 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.4:

    • New: Option to include notification bar at top of page.
    • New: Alt+A keyboard shortcut for Save Page.

    • Chg: Improved appearance of Options dialog.

    • Fix: Character set declaration was not within first 1024 bytes. Fixed.
    • Fix: Remove Page Loader command did not correctly replace blob: URLs with data: URIs. Fixed.
    • Fix: Some <img> elements with srcset attribute were not correctly displayed. Fixed.

Version 7.3 44.4 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.3:

    • New: Option to include metrics and resource summary in saved file.

Version 7.2 44.3 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.2:

    • New: Option to remove URLs of unsaved resources (avoids loading from the internet).

    • Chg: Improved detection of browser type.
    • Chg: Changed Firefox compatibility to Firefox 51 or later.
    • Chg: Changed default MIME type for scripts to 'application/javascript'.
    • Chg: Changed default MIME type for fonts to 'application/font-woff'.
    • Chg: Now blocks loading of 'http:' resources into 'https:' pages.
    • Chg: Now blocks loading of scripts if MIME type not in Mozilla's 'nosniff' set.
    • Chg: Now blocks loading of style sheets if MIME type not 'text/css'.
    • Chg: Now loads cross-origin fonts using an emulation of CORS.

    • Fix: Button Action radio buttons were mis-aligned in Options dialog (Chrome). Fixed.

Version 7.1 43.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.1:

    • New: Option to suffix saved file names with the current date and time.

    • Fix: %-encoded characters in saved file names were not decoded. Fixed.

Version 7.0 43.6 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.0:

    • New: Use of Page Loader (and Blob URL's) to reduce file size when same images referenced repeatedly.
    • New: Item on button and context menus to 'Remove Page Loader so other applications can re-save page.
    • New: Option to enable/disable use of the new Page Loader (and Blob URL's).
    • New: 'Save Current State' now always saves 'CSS fonts (used by this browser)'.
    • New: 'Save Complete Page' no longer saves 'CSS images (all)'.

    • Chg: Removed factorization of CSS images since no longer necessary with page loader.
    • Chg: Added 'Used page loader' state in View Saved Page Info popup panel.
    • Chg: Added notes to to explain which items are saved by each button action in Options dialog.
    • Chg: Moved 'CSS fonts (used by this browser)' item into 'Current State' items in Options dialog.
    • Chg: When 'Scripts' option is disabled the 'src' URL's are removed from external script elements.
    • Chg: Improved searching in CSS style sheets to ignore URL's in comments and text content strings.
    • Chg: Further inproved and rationalized the replacing of URL's in CSS style sheets.

    • Fix: Fonts were missed if 'src' property in '@font-face' rule was missing closing semi-colon. Fixed.
    • Fix: When re-saving a saved page sometimes additional resources were loaded and saved. Fixed.

Version 6.0 40.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.0:

    • New: Factorization of CSS images to reduce file size when same images referenced repeatedly.
    • New: Option to enable/disable factorization of CSS images to reduce saved file size.

    • Chg: Rationalized deisgn of searching/replacing in CSS style sheets to improve maintainability.
    • Chg: Reordered information and added factorization state in View Saved Page Info popup panel.

    • Fix: Using View Saved Page Info when saved page info popup was already open caused lock-up. Fixed.
    • Fix: Link element was not correctly handled if href attribute == "" but href property != "". Fixed.
    • Fix: Input element type attribute value was not converted to lowercase before comparing value. Fixed.

Version 5.7 37.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.7:

    • Chg: Improved method used to initialize option settings.

Version 5.6 37.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.6:

    • Chg: Improved layout of radio/checkbox/text input controls in Options dialog (Firefox 55+).

Version 5.5 37.6 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.5:

    • New: Option to show/hide warning message if some resources not saved.

    • Fix: Sometimes conversion of text file from UTF-8 to UTF-16 failed because file encoding was not defined. Fixed.

Version 5.4 37.4 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.4:

    • New: Warning message is shown if any of the resources cannot loaded and saved.

    • Chg: Internally simplified the way that button and menu actions are initiated.

    • Fix: View Saved Page Info and Extract Image/Audio/Video did not wait for page to load. Fixed.

Version 5.3 37.2 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.3:

    • Fix: Text entered by user in <textarea> elements was not saved. Fixed.
    • Fix: Options selected by user in <select> elements were not saved. Fixed.</textarea>

Version 5.2 37.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.2:

    • Chg: 'Show submenu item on context menu' option renamed to 'Show add-on submenu on context menu'.

    • Fix: If <input> element had value="" attribute, then new value entered by user was not saved. Fixed.
    • Fix: Loading of View Saved Page Info GUI elements into innerHTML caused validation error (Firefox). Fixed.

Version 5.1 37.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.1:

    • Chg: 'Show Save Page WE item on context menu' option renamed to 'Show submenu item on context menu'.
    • Chg: If submenu option disabled, 'Extract' command is still shown on context menu for 'file:' pages.

    • Fix: Changing any option prevented 'Extract' command showing on context menu for audio/video. Fixed.
    • Fix: Changing submenu option did not update context menu until page loaded or tab selected. Fixed.

Version 5.0 37.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.0:

    • New: Can now re-save saved pages and save any other ‘file:’ pages in Firefox.
    • New: View Saved Page Info command now works in Firefox.
    • New: Extract Image/Audio/Video menu command to extract and save media files with original names.
    • New: Filename of extracted image/audio/video file can be prefixed by domain name (if option enabled).
    • New: Green EXT badge is shown on Save Page WE toolbar button while extracting image/audio/video.
    • New: Option to set the maximum size allowed for large or repeatedly referenced resources.

    • Chg: View Saved Page Info display panel has much improved styling and is not affected by page CSS.
    • Chg: Content scripts are only injected into pages when required (minimising extent of permissions).
    • Chg: Attribute containing original URL added to HTML elements where URL has been replaced by data URI.
    • Chg: Comment containing original URL added before CSS url()’s where URL has been replaced by data URI.
    • Chg: Comment containing original URL added in CSS @import rules where URL has been replaced by data URI.
    • Chg: URL’s in ‘srcset’ attributes ignored to reduce file size and avoid inconsistent browser behaviours.
    • Chg: Saved page info <meta> name prefixes have been shortened (‘savepage’ instead of ‘save-page-we’).
    • Chg: <meta> tag containing version of Save Page WE that saved the page now included in saved file.

    • Fix: Save Current State did not save some resources referenced in experimental CSS properties. Fixed.
    • Fix: Save Current State did not save some resources referenced in pseudo-element CSS properties. Fixed.
    • Fix: Saving large resources or repeatedly referenced resources could cause Save Page WE to hang. Fixed.
    • Fix: Saving sometimes failed because click event handler in page prevented automatic file download. Fixed.
    • Fix: Frames/iframes at depths greater than max depth were unnecessarily scanned in first two passes. Fixed.
    • Fix: Prefixing filename with domain name did not work correctly when re-saving saved pages. Fixed.
    • Fix: Ampersands in HTML text were not escaped to ‘&’ sometimes causing garbled content. Fixed.
    • Fix: Style sheet @import rules were discarded if style sheets could not be downloaded. Fixed.
    • Fix: Backslashes in URL's were removed but should not be since the URL's are invalid. Fixed.
    • Fix: UTF-8 Byte Order Markers (BOM) in resource files were not removed from the content. Fixed.
    • Fix: UTF-8 Byte Order Marker (BOM) was not inserted at start of saved HTML file. Fixed.

Version 4.0 33.6 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.0:

    • New: Full compatibility with HTML4, HTML5 and CSS3.
    • New: Support for <audio>, <video>, <source> and <track> elements.
    • New: Support for <embed> and <object> elements.
    • New: Support for ANSI and ISO-8859-1 scripts and style sheets.
    • New: Badge on Save Page WE toolbar button changes color while saving.
    • New: Option to prefix save file name with the web page domain name.
    • New: Option to save HTML <audio> and <video> (plus <source> and <track>) elements.
    • New: Option to save HTML <embed> and <object> elements.

    • Chg: Save Page WE toolbar button and menus disabled for pages that cannot be saved.
    • Chg: Replaced option to save custom fonts by options to save 'Used' and 'WOFF' fonts.
    • Chg: Added code to migrate option settings from previous version to this version.
    • Chg: Changed internal names of some options to improve maintainability.

    • Fix: Saved HTML was generated as one very long string resulting in Blob constructor crashing tab. Fixed.
    • Fix: Caching of downloaded files while saving page contributed to Blob constructor crashing tab. Fixed.
    • Fix: Downloads of large video files while saving page sometimes timed out. Fixed.
    • Fix: Attempts were sometimes made to download blob: resources using XMLHttpRequest GET. Fixed.
    • Fix: Character encoding was not handled correctly for non-UTF-8 downloaded text files. Fixed.
    • Fix: Image files referenced in <body> background attribute were not saved as data URI's. Fixed.
    • Fix: Image files referenced in <img> srcset attribute were not saved as data URI's. Fixed.
    • Fix: Image files referenced in <input> src attribute were not saved as data URI's. Fixed.
    • Fix: Spaces were not allowed after URL referenced inside url(...) in CSS rules. Fixed.
    • Fix: URL's in element attributes or in CSS url(...) were replaced by null data URI's. Fixed.
    • Fix: All font files in @font-face rules were saved resulting in large saved files. Fixed.
    • Fix: Parsing of HTML element attribute names and values was not case insensitive. Fixed.
    • Fix: Parsing of CSS rules was not case insensitive. Fixed.
    • Fix: Parsing of @import rules did not allow omission of url(...) container. Fixed.
    • Fix: File name in save dialog was empty when saving web page with no <title> element. Fixed.
    • Fix: Changes made to <input> element states/values were not reflected in saved pages. Fixed.
    • Fix: Large nested data URI's caused slow loading of saved pages in Firefox. Fixed.
    • Fix: In many cases links did not work in re-opened saved pages. Fixed.</title></video></audio></video></audio>

Version 3.0 28.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.0:

    • New: Improved accuracy of saved files.
    • New: Menu item on button and context menus to show saved page information.
    • New: Option to show/hide the Save Page WE menu item on the context menu.
    • New: Link to favicon is added if not already present in HTML source.

    • Chg: Internally changed design from two passes to three passes.
    • Chg: Rationalised code in all three passes to be logically similar.
    • Chg: New first pass finds and loads all style sheets and handles @import rules.
    • Chg: Internally renamed button action and maximum frame depth options.
    • Chg: Added initialization code for new and internally renamed options.

    • Fix: Save badge was not shown on button when re-saving 'file:' saved page. Fixed.
    • Fix: Downloaded style sheets were not converted from UTF-8 to UTF-16 characters. Fixed.
    • Fix: Cross-domain style sheet rules were ignored because they do not appear in DOM. Fixed.
    • Fix: Base64-encoded URLs within imported %-encoded style sheets not handled by browsers. Fixed.
    • Fix: Script tags with existing data URI as 'src' attribute were not handled correctly. Fixed.
    • Fix: Internal scripts were saved when using Save Chosen Items even if option not selected. Fixed.

Version 2.1 26.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 2.1:

    • Chg: Save Page WE button badge changed from animated blue to static red.

    • Fix: Save times in Firefox were much longer than in Chrome (> 10 times). Fixed.
    • Fix: MIME type and encoding of downloaded files was overridden in data uri's. Fixed.
    • Fix: Additional encoding (;base64 or ;charset=utf-8) was included in data uri's. Fixed.

Version 2.0 26.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 2.0:

    • New: Save Page WE can now save Complete Page or Current State or Chosen Items.
    • New: Button/context menus to save Complete Page or Current State or Chosen Items.
    • New: Options to choose button action, saved items and nested frames depth.
    • New: Animated badge to indicate that Save Page WE is saving a page.

    • Chg: All three menu actions save all HTML elements and all CSS style sheets.
    • Chg: Save Current State also saves currently displayed HTML images and CSS images.
    • Chg: Save Complete Page also saves all HTML images, CSS images, custom fonts and scripts.
    • Chg: @import rules no longer ignored and now handled correctly.
    • Chg: @font-face rules no longer ignored and now handled correctly.

    • Fix: It was possible to save page before page had finished loading. Fixed.
    • Fix: <img> elements with empty src attribute were not handled correctly. Fixed.

Version 1.3 21.2 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.3:

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

Version 1.2 21.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.2:

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

    • Fix: Permissions did not allow saving of cross-domain images. Fixed.

Version 1.1 21.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.1:

    • Chg: Minor improvement to save algorithm.

Version 1.0 21.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.0:

    • New: First release of Save Page WE.