Search Site Version History

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Version 6.3 25.2 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.3:

    • Fix: Search engine names with non-ASCII Unicode characters caused garbled prefence name in prefs.js. Fixed.
    • Fix: Spurious preference with empty search engine name created in prefs.js when Search Site Options saved. Fixed.

Version 6.2 25.2 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.2:

    • Fix: Bug introduced in Version 6.1 prevented changing the search engine in the old search bar. Fixed.

Version 6.1 25.2 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.1:

    • Fix: Search Site was not compatible with the Beyond Australis add-on. Fixed.

Version 6.0 25.2 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.0:

    • New: Option to always show the Search Site icon in search bar
    • New: Fully compatible with Old Search option in Classic Theme Restorer add-on.

    • Chg: Internally redesigned to avoid modified binding conflicts with Classic Theme Restorer add-on.
    • Chg: Updated language translations (will need further update).

    • Fix: Paste & Search from search bar context menu ignored browser.search.openintab preference (FF39+). Fixed.

Version 5.8 27.7 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.8:

    • Fix: New context menu on one-off search buttons interfered with Search Site context menu (FF43+). Fixed.

Version 5.7 27.7 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.7:

    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 44.0.

    • Fix: Search panel was sometimes not displayed when there are no search suggestions (FF41 & FF42). Fixed.

Version 5.6 27.5 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.6:

    • Chg: Updated list of pre-installed search engines for Firefox 43.0.
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 43.0.

Version 5.5 25.9 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.5:

    • New: Options to specify whether each search engine is Capable of Search within Site.
    • New: Pre-installed search engines are pre-configured as capable or not of search within site.

    • Chg: Updated language translations (will need further update when available).
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 41.0.

Version 5.4.1-signed 24.4 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.4:

    • Fix: Searching site by right-clicking on selected text did not work in Firefox 40 [e10s]. Fixed.
    • Fix: Opening context menu caused "unsafe CPOW usage" warnings due to getBrowserSelection() [e10s]. Fixed.

Version 5.3.1-signed 24.3 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.3:

    • Chg: Changed highlighting when mouse over Default Search Engine header from blue to dark grey.
    • Chg: Added internal debug message function to facilitate testing and debugging.

    • Fix: Initial window load event listener was not removed. Fixed.
    • Fix: Clicking on Search Site icon in search bar caused search panel to open (FF35+). Fixed.
    • Fix: Clicking on Default Search Engine header caused search to be initiated twice (FF35+). Fixed.
    • Fix: Search terms not updated when search initiated from domain popup menu for a suggestion. Fixed.
    • Fix: Search panel not closed when search initiated from any domain popup menu in search panel. Fixed.
    • Fix: Suggestions remained highlighted when mouse moved out of search panel or over one-off buttons. Fixed.
    • Fix: Occasional unsafe CPOW usage warnings when site search initiated. Fixed.

    • Note: Can no longer be initiated using drag-and-drop into search bar due to design change in FF37+.
    • Note: Can still be used with old search box by setting browser.search.showOneOffButtons to false in FF34+.

Version 5.2.1-signed 23.6 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.2:

    • Chg: Updated language translations (will need further update when available).
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 40.0.

    • Fix: Search suggestion entries were not highlighted with blue background when using keyboard navigation. Fixed.

    • Note: Can no longer be initiated using drag-and-drop into search bar due to design change in FF37+.
    • Note: Can still be used with old search box by setting browser.search.showOneOffButtons to false in FF34+.

Version 5.1.1-signed 23.6 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.1:

    • Chg: Removed support for Firefox 3.6.

    • Fix: Paste & Search from searchbar context menu ignored browser.search.openintab preference. Fixed.
    • Fix: Incompatible with Paste to Tab and Go add-on - menu item not added in searchbar context menu. Fixed.

    • Note: Can still be used with old search box (set browser.search.showOneOffButtons to false for FF34+).

Version 5.0.1-signed 24.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.0:

    • New: Fully supports the new search panel introduced in Firefox 34.
    • New: Makes Default Search Engine bar into clickable button.
    • New: Right-click on Default Search Engine to show Search Site popup menu.
    • New: Right-click on search suggestion entries to show Search Site popup menu.
    • New: Right-click on Search Engine buttons to show Search Site popup menu.
    • New: Stops search suggestion entry being highlighted when cursor moves outside list.
    • New: Option to hide Search Site cursor in new search panel.
    • New: Option to hide Default Search Engine highlighting in new search panel.

    • Chg: With new search panel, icon in search box is hidden when no text entered.
    • Chg: Added three new language strings in options (need to be translated).
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 37.0.

    • Fix: When using Search Site popup menu, browser.search.openintab was ignored. Fixed.

    • Note: Can still be used with old search box (set browser.search.showOneOffButtons to false for FF34+).

Version 4.4.1-signed 21.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.4:

    • Fix: Adding "use strict" caused conflict with Tab Utilities add-on. Fixed.

Version 4.3.1-signed 21.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.3:

    • Chg: Added "use strict" to Javascript files.
    • Chg: Updated language translations.
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 35.0.

    • Fix: Search terms were being added twice to search bar form history (FF24+). Fixed.
    • Fix: Method of obtaining current website hostname did not work with e10s windows. Fixed.

Version 4.2.1-signed 21.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.2:

    • Chg: Updated Serbian language translation.
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 27.*.

    • Fix: Middle-click on icon context menu items did not search in new tab (or at all). Fixed.
    • Fix: Middle-click on content context menu items did not search in new tab (or at all). Fixed.

Version 4.1.1-signed 21.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.1:

    • Chg: Updated language translations updated (but need further updating).
    • Chg: Added Dutch language translation.

    • Fix: Search Site icon in search bar was hidden on first installation. Fixed.

Version 4.0.1-signed 21.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 4.0:

    • New: Added context menu to Search Site icon in search bar to override default search domain.
    • New: Option to show Search Site submenu on context menu to override default search domain.
    • New: Option to set Default Search Domain as either Within subdomain or Within entire domain.
    • New: Different search bar and menu icons for searches within subdomain and within entire domain.
    • New: Ctrl+Shift+Enter in search bar searches within entire domain if default is within subdomain (and vice versa).
    • New: Ctrl+Shift+Drag selection searches within entire domain if default is within subdomain (and vice versa).

    • Chg: Language translations updated (but need further updating).
    • Chg: Added Portuguese language translation.

Version 3.6.1-signed 18.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.6:

    • New: Option to search within the entire domain (not just within the current subdomain).

Version 3.5.1-signed 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.5:

    • New: Option to hide the Search Site icon in the search bar.
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 26.*.

Version 3.4.1-signed 16.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.4:

    • Fix: Initiating Search Site from searchbar did not work if Tab Mix Plus add-on installed. Fixed.
    • Fix: Initiating Search Site from searchbar did not work if Tab Utilities add-on installed. Fixed.

Version 3.3.1-signed 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.3:

    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 23.*.

    • Fix: Search Bar did not work at all with Search Site installed. Fixed.

Version 3.2.1-signed 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.2:

    • Fix: Paste & Search from search bar context menu does not work. Fixed.

Version 3.1.1-signed 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.1:

    • New: Searches can be initiated by holding down Ctrl key when dragging selection into search bar.

    • Chg: Search Site item appears on context menu immediately below normal Search item.
    • Chg: Search Site item appears on context menu only if text has been selected.
    • Chg: Improved appearance of the Search Site icons.

    • Fix: Ctrl+Enter shortcut implementation was incompatible with SearchWP add-on. Fixed.

Version 3.0.1-signed 17.4 kB Works with Firefox 3.6 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 3.0:

    • New: Searches can be initiated by typing the search terms into the search bar and then pressing Ctrl+Enter.

    • Chg: Added translations for Danish, German, French, Serbian, Turkish and Chinese Simplified.
    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 17.*.

Version 2.1.1-signed 14.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Release 2.1:

    • Chg: Preferences moved from "searchsite" branch to "extensions.searchsite" branch.

Version 2.0.1-signed 14.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Release 2.0:

    • New: Option to enclose selected text in quotes, so multiple words are treated as a phrase.
    • New: Use of Shift/Ctrl and Middle button when clicking on Search Site item in context menu.
    • New: Localizations for Greek, Polish, Russian and Swedish.

    • Chg: Search Site item in context menu is now disabled if no text is selected.

    • Fix: Installing Search Site on Firefox 4.0 increased search bar height. Fixed.

Version 1.9.1-signed 9.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Release 1.9:

    • New: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 4.0.*.

    • Fix: Repeated searches result in multiple spaces before 'site:' keyword. Fixed.
    • Fix: Improved Javascript encapsulation to avoid potential conflicts with other add-ons.

Version 1.8 8.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b6

New features, changes and fixes in Release 1.8:

    • Chg: Updated to be compatible with Firefox 4 Beta 3.

    • Fix: Menu item is now at bottom of context menu (instead of top).

Version 1.7 8.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Updated to be compatible with Firefox 3.6.
(install.rdf updated, no code changes)