Search term highlighter Version History

28 versions

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Version 7.9 56.2 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 56.*

Version 7.9 changelog:

- Fixed a bug causing highlight by double-clicking not working if the toolbar button is not installed.
- Fixed a bug causing number of matches found not been displayed in some circumstances.
- Various improvements.

Version 7.8 56.2 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 44.*

Version 7.8 changelog:

- Fixed a minor bug causing incorrect display when an already excluded keyword is added in the textbox.
- Keywords are no longer captured by double-clicking if highlighting is disabled.

Version 7.7 56.1 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 43.0

Version 7.7 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to double-click on a single word to highlight all its occurrences.

Version 7.6.1-signed 55.8 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 40.0

Version 7.6 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to choose between highlighted and underlined text.
- Fixed a bug causing keywords not being captured in the Firefox searchbar.
- Fixed a critical bug.
- Various improvements.

Version 7.5.1-signed 55.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 40.0

Version 7.5 changelog:

- Fixed a bug causing highlighted text to dispaly backwards in some sites (Thanks to mmmesq).
- Fixed a minor bug.

Version 7.4.1-signed 55.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 40.0

Version 7.4 changelog:

- Highlighting no longer occurs in editable text fields.
- Links contained in a selected block of text will be highlighted regardless of the state of the "Highlight in links" preference.
- Fixed a minor GUI bug.
- Some minor improvements.

Version 7.3.1-signed 55.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 37.0

Version 7.3 changelog:

- Fixed a critical bug.
- Fixed a bug which caused highlighting in XUL documents.

Version 7.2.1-signed 55.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 37.0

Version 7.2 changelog:

- Right-clicking the button located to the right of the TextBox brings two options allowing to reset the keyword list and to quickly add a keyword in the exclude list.
- The display color of the number of matches found can be toggled by clicking on it.
- Fixed a critical bug and two minor ones.
- Various improvements.

Version 7.1.1-signed 54.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 36.0

Version 7.1 changelog:

- Korean translations have been added.
- Two minor bugs fix.
- Some minor improvements.

Version 7.0.1-signed 52.9 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 35.0

Version 7.0 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to turn on and off automatic keyword capture in search engines.
- All special characters are now supported with no exception.
- Quick add to exclude list is now achieved by right clicking on the right button inside the text box.
- Highlighting expressions spread across line breaks is now supported.
- Highlighting multiple text selections is now supported.
- For greater clarity, the option "Grouping keywords" has been renamed to: "Treat as expression".
- Fixed some minor bugs.
- Various improvements.

Version 6.9.1-signed 51.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 35.0

Version 6.9 changelog:

- Highlighting expressions spread across multiple nodes is now fully supported.
- All occurrences of any selected text can now be highlighted in one click.
- The keyword list is no longer cleared when Firefox closes if the option "Auto-clear keyword list" is unchecked.
- Performance has increased fivefold as the highlighting algorithm has been revamped.
- Improvement of the keyword list manipulation.
- Fixed a minor bug.

Version 6.8.1-signed 50.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 34.0

Version 6.8 changelog:

- Dutch translations have been added.
- Fixed a bug causing the number of matches not being updated in some circumstances.
- Highlighting is now disabled by default in a new opened tab if the toolbar button is grayed out.
- Automatic keyword capture is now disabled by default when the toolbar button is grayed out.
- Some minor improvements.

Version 6.6.1-signed 48.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 33.0

Version 6.6 changelog:

- Polish translations have been improved.
- Fixed a bug preventing update of the number of matches in some circumstances.
- Fixed a bug causing permanent animation of the toolbar button in some circumstances.

Version 6.5.1-signed 48.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 33.0

Version 6.5 changelog:

- Polish translations have been added.
- Number of matches found is now permanently displayed next to each keyword.
- One minor bug fix.
- Some code improvements.

Version 6.4.1-signed 46.9 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 33.0

Version 6.4 changelog:

- Added Chinese translations.
- Fixed all inconveniences related to highlighting update when selecting a tab.
- Fixed a bug causing the toolbar button not showing properly when dragged in the Firefox toolbar palette.
- New features introduced in version 6.3 have been fully optimized.

Version 6.3.1-signed 44.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 32.0

Version 6.3 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to auto clear the keyword list. This feature was enabled by default in previous versions.
- Highlighting can now be turned on and off in the current tab by left clicking on the toolbar button.
- Toggling the toolbar display is now achieved by left clicking on the button arrow. Right click on the arrow to reverse display orientation.
- Fixed a minor bug and various code improvements.

Version 6.2.1-signed 42.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 32.0

Version 6.2 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to group search keywords in a single expression.
- Added portuguese translations.
- Plural and exclude list manipulation has been improved.
- Changes made are now updated in open tabs upon selecting them.
- Minor bugs fix and various code improvements.

Version 5.7.1-signed 40.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 31.0

Version 5.7 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to display the number of highlighted keywords.
- Ergonomy of the buttons inside the text box has been improved; use right and left click to see the effects.
- Fixed a bug which caused scrolling problem in iframe when it was not focused.
- Fixed a bug which prevented highlighting in home pages.
- Various code improvements.

Version 5.6.1-signed 38.9 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 30.0

Version 5.6 changelog:

- Added an option allowing to highlight partial words.
- Scrolling function works now perfectly in frames.
- Fixed a bug introduced in version 5.5 causing an issue when opening bookmarks.
- Code improvement.

Version 5.4.1-signed 39.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.*

Version 5.4 changelog:

As requested by some users, a new feature has been added allowing to scroll to next and previous highlighted keyword matching the one displayed in the textbox. If no keyword is displayed in the textbox, the page will simply scroll to the first one.

For greater comfort, a small toolbar has been added which can be toggled on and off by left clicking on the toolbar button. A right click on the buttons inside the textbox will clear the textbox without affecting anything else.

- Some minor bugs fix and various improvements.

Version 5.2.1-signed 39.1 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 25.0a2

Version 5.2 changelog:

- Plural rules management has been modified.
- Auto detection of "scriptio continua" languages allowing partial match of keywords.
- Various improvements.

Version 5.1.1-signed 36.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 25.0a2

Version 5.1 changelog:

- Highlighting can now occur in any language.
- Fixed a bug which could cause highlighting of words entered in a textarea.
- Animation control has been fixed (sorry for that bug I did'nt see).
- An off-state icon has been added to the toolbar button.
- Code has been greatly improved and cleaned up.

Version 4.9.1-signed 36.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 22.*

Version 4.9 changelog:

- Automatic reset of terms has been improved.
- Parts of the code have been optimized.

Version 4.6.1-signed 36.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 18.0a1

Version 4.6 changelog:

- Up to twenty plural rules are now user definable.
- Highlighting will now occur for any search initiated from the Firefox search bar.
- The frame manipulation algorithm has been optimized.
- Fixed a bug occurring when the page was loaded from cache.
- Various improvements.

Version 4.4.1-signed 34.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 18.0a1

Version 4.4 changelog:

- Version 4.4 makes use of new API's introduced since version 14 of Firefox which allow control of asynchronous loading. Highlighting will be even more efficient. Versions of Firefox prior to version 14 will operate like before, but they will not benefit from this new feature.

- Now, frames and iframes are fully supported.

- Fixed a bug which prevented adding terms in the context menu dialog box in certain circumstances.

- Various improvements.

Version 4.0.1-signed 34.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 15.0a1

Version 4.0 changelog:

- Fixed a bug which prevented highlighting of group of words in certain cases.
- Fixed a bug which could cause loss of settings in certain circumstances.
- The enter key acts now as the "Update" button in the context menu.
- Both mouse buttons can be used to scroll the terms up and down in the context menu.
- A color settings pane has been added allowing creation of colors and their mapping.
A color can be created either by entering its hexadecimal value, or by moving the RGB sliders.
- Various improvements.

Version 3.6.1-signed 29.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 15.*

New in this version:

- Fixed a bug which caused a display problem in some circumstances.
- Usage of the select button to the left of the dialog box has been optimized.
- The "Highlight" button was incorrectly named and is now labeled "Update".

Version 3.5.1-signed 29.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 15.0a1

New in version 3.5:

- Added an editable exclude list.
- Added a dialog box allowing to delete or add new terms.
- Added help available in three languages.

Note:

The label of the button below the textbox should be "Update" instead of "Highlight". This will fixed in the next version.