Scrollbar Search Highlighter Version History

12 versions

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Version 1.62 15.6 KB Works with Firefox 27.0 and later

Made add-on compatible with Firefox 27+.

Version 1.61 15.6 KB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

Fix: Made compatible with Firefox 25.
Fix: Eliminated infinite looping related to auto-search

Also in other previously-unreleased versions:

1.60:
Feature: new-style inline preferences enabled
Fix: hide all selection on other tabs when findbar hidden (lazily though)
Fix: color and solid-background preferences cause updates immediately
Fix: relabeled and renamed auto-highlight to auto-search

1.59:
Feature: auto-highlight when findbar shown (new preference; off by default)
Feature: added super-wide option
Feature: solid-colored background behind highlights (new preference; off by default)
Fix: wrong URI caused options dialog error on first use
Fix: highlight all by default feature fought with resizing to prevent un-highlight all
Fix: adjusted spacers next to scroll pane by 1 pixel so they line up better
Fix: better way to hide all selection when findbar is hidden (if configured to do so)

1.58:
Fix: start setting ui pref .textHighlightForeground

Version 1.57 14.3 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Fix: clear highlights when switching tabs.
Modernized the options dialog.
Added icons.
Added setting for "minimum characters before highlighting".

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Version 1.55 11.3 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

In this version, the count label and highlights are updated when new pages are loaded, and when a page is zoomed or otherwise resized. Thanks for the suggestions!

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Version 1.50 11.3 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

With this version, a "match count" label has been added to the find bar, and the width of the highlight bar can be customized from within the options page. Thanks for the suggestions!

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Version 1.49 10.2 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

With this version, the color of the highlights can be customized, and the highlights can be clicked to scroll straight to the match.

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Version 1.48 7.2 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Now hiding the findbar should clear the highlights off the page too (if that option is selected) - thanks for the suggestions!

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Version 1.46 7.2 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Now options page allows users to select the highlight color, used for the page and bar highlights!

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Version 1.44 6.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Made it so that switching tabs can hide the highlighted area (suggested by user reviews).
Made an option (on by default) to hide the highlighted area when the finder is closed (user reviews).
Also remove event listeners on window unload event.

Version 1.43 5.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 - 4.0b11

Made the highlight area hidden by default, and shown when the user highlights text, and hidden when user un-highlights text, as suggested in user review.
Also made compatible with Firefox 4.0b11.

Version 1.42 6.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 - 4.0b10

Added an options page, with an option to auto-select the "Highlight all" button, and bring up this options page the first time the extension is installed.

Version 1.41 4.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 - 4.0b8

Just made it compatible with FF 4.0b8.