Stay-Open Menu Version History

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Version 2.3b1 23.8 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Move list of ctrl-click and auto-closing menus to about:config (Enables advanced users to edit list or add id of another extension's toolbarbutton) This does not include history menus (which require special handling); history menus may be added in a future beta.
* Compatibility fix for usage with Context Bookmarks extension

Version 2.2.1 23.4 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Restore Compatibility with Firefox versions 13-19

Version 2.2 23.4 KB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

* Improved compatibility with other Extensions (Substitute other code for binding - Thanks to Quicksaver for the excellent detailed suggestion!)
* Fixed: After Ctrl-clicking an item in the location bar dropdown, navigating to another item via cursor keys (while menu is still open) then pressing ENTER fails to open url
* Added new locale: <it> (Thanks to 'Underpass' & Babelzilla)
* Updated locales for <fr>, <pt-br>, <de> (Thanks to Babelzilla and translators)

Version 2.2b2 23.5 KB Works with Firefox 20.0 and later

* Improved compatibility with other Extensions (Substitute other code for binding - Thanks to Quicksaver for the excellent detailed suggestion!)
* Fixed: After Ctrl-clicking an item in the location bar dropdown, navigating to another item via cursor keys (while menu is still open) then pressing ENTER fails to open url

Version 2.2b1 24.9 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Load binding for 'Location Bar' Option dynamically; only if that option is enabled (Efficiency; aids compatibility with Omnibar & Omnibar Plus)
* Added new locale: <it> (Thanks to 'Underpass' & Babelzilla)
* Updated locales for <fr>, <pt-br>, <de> (Thanks to Babelzilla and translators)

Version 2.1 24.0 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Added: Enable stay-open behavior on 'Favorites' menu added by PlainOldFavorites extension
* Added: Workaround for incompatibility with Context Bookmarks extension
* Added: Ability to optionally disable stay-open behavior for middle-click. With middle-click option disabled, Ctrl+middle-click will keep the menu open (Ctrl+left-click option also still works if enabled). Known issue: Some Non-English translations still list the option as 'always enabled' instead of 'restart required', but will function as intended (allows unticking and applies after restarting Firefox). Updated translations will be added as they become available.
* Added: Limited support for keeping menu open (and auto-close if that option set) for menuitems added by Context Search extension. (Unsupported if Firefox options are set to switch to new tabs immediately.) Set
extensions.{3541c267-2580-4144-854e-2e05c8670121}.useCSEnh to true and restart to enable
* Added tr translation (Thanks to nikneyim & Babelzilla)
* Added available updated translations (sr, sv-SE, ru-RU, zh-CN -- Thanks to Babelzilla and translators)

Version 2.1rc 24.0 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Added tr translation (Thanks to nikneyim & Babelzilla)
* Updated translations for sr, sv-SE, ru-RU, zh-CN (Thanks to Babelzilla and translators)

Version 2.1b2 23.3 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

Fixed: {3541c267-2580-4144-854e-2e05c8670121}.useCSEnh (Context Search related about:config option) should close menu if shift-clicked
Added: Workaround for incompatibility with Context Bookmarks extension

Version 2.1b1 23.1 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Added: Enable stay-open behavior on 'Favorites' menu added by PlainOldFavorites extension
* Added: Ability to optionally disable stay-open behavior for middle-click. With middle-click option disabled, Ctrl+middle-click will keep the menu open (Ctrl+left-click option also still works if enabled). Known issue: Non-English translations incorrectly list the option as 'always enabled' instead of 'restart required', but will function as intended (allows unticking and applies after restarting Firefox).
* Added: Limited support for keeping menu open (and auto-close if that option set) for menuitems added by Context Search extension. (Unsupported if Firefox options are set to switch to new tabs immediately.) Set
extensions.{3541c267-2580-4144-854e-2e05c8670121}.useCSEnh to true and restart to enable

Known issue: With Context Search related about:config option enabled (see above) Context Search menu should close if shift-clicked. (Will be fixed in next version)

Version 2.0.1 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Fixed syntax error (required for Firefox 17 compatibility)

Version 2.0.1rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Fixed syntax error (required for Firefox 17 compatibility)

Version 2.0 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Optimize for current Firefox versions
* Major rewrite of optional auto-closing feature
* Auto-closing option no longer requires middle-click action before supported menus auto-close
* Drop support for Boox versions less than 3.0
* Add support for History Button add-on
* Include 'Lock/Protect/Freeze tab' to the context menu items added by TMP that Stay-Open Menu keeps open (requires Stay-Open Menu's TMP option enabled). Auto-closing option now also applies to these menus.
* Remove DOM mutation event listener (performance best practice recommendation)
* General code improvements
* Drop 'keep open' support for the 'List all Tabs' button (Recommend using features built-in to Firefox: 'Panorama', 'Switch-to-tab' and browser.allTabs.previews)
* Drop support for Firefox versions less than 13.0
* Drop previously added 'keep open' support for most bookmarks-related buttons added by other extensions now that Firefox has its own Bookmarks Menu Button.
* Drop option to remove 'Subscribe to this page' (irrelevant to this extension with current Firefox versions)
* Switch license to MPL 2.0
* Updated translations (thanks Babelzilla and translators) - de update not yet available, but changes are not too major
* Known incompatible with Firefox versions 17 and newer: Use 2.0.1 on current Firefox versions instead.

Version 2.0rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

Changes since beta4:
* Switch license to MPL 2.0
* Updated translations (thanks Babelzilla and translators) - de update not yet available, but string changes are not too major
* Remove debugging messages sent to error console

Version 2.0b4 23.6 KB Works with Firefox 13.0 and later

* Refactor auto-closing code & attempt to make it less fragile
* Fixed: Turning off auto-closing option should not require restart before taking effect on Bookmarks Toolbar
* Functionally equivalent code changes to avoid AMO validator warnings
* Code reformatting
* Drop support for versions of Firefox prior to 13

Version 2.0b3 23.6 KB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

* Fixed: Various bugs that were causing issues with the auto-closing option when used on the Bookmarks Toolbar
* Added: Include 'Lock/Protect/Freeze tab' to the context menu items added by TMP that Stay-Open Menu keeps open (requires Stay-Open Menu's TMP option enabled). Auto-closing option now also applies to these menus.

Version 2.0b2 23.6 KB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

* add support for History Button add-on
* several tweaks to optional auto-closing feature

Known issues (Fixed in 2.0b3):

* If the Bookmarks Toolbar is set not to be displayed (unchecked in UI), auto-closing option does not work on the Bookmarks Toolbar after it is turned on (checked)
* If a folder is added to the Bookmarks Toolbar, auto-closing does not work on that folder
* Timing-related issue may cause auto-closing not to get initialized properly on Bookmarks Toolbar in some instances/profiles.

Version 2.0b1 23.6 KB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

* Optimize for current Firefox versions
* Major rewrite of optional auto-closing feature
* Auto-closing option no longer requires middle-click action before supported menus auto-close
* Drop support for Boox versions less than 3.0
* Remove DOM mutation event listener (performance best practice recommendation)
* General code improvements
* Drop 'keep open' support for the 'List all Tabs' button (Recommend using features built-in to Firefox: 'Panorama', 'Switch-to-tab' and browser.allTabs.previews)
* Drop support for Firefox versions less than 10.0
* Drop previously added 'keep open' support for most bookmarks-related buttons added by other extensions now that Firefox has its own Bookmarks Menu Button.
* Drop option to remove 'Subscribe to this page' (irrelevant to this extension with current Firefox versions)

Notes: Includes support for "Toolbar Bookmark Menu" (Toolbar Buttons), since it adds only a few bytes of code, but encountered issue listed at http://codefisher.org/forum/viewtopic.php?id=881 so it couldn't be tested properly.
Some buttons added by other extensions may work fine with Stay-Open Menu w/o added support.

Known issue (Fixed in beta 2):
The auto-closing feature may get broken for items on the Bookmarks Toolbar after you have customized your toolbar (using 'Customize' or 'Toolbar Layout')..

Version 1.5.10 21.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

* updated Boox-related enhancements to work with Boox 3.0 on Firefox 4+
* removed mostly outdated readme.txt file

Version 1.5.10rc 21.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

* updated Boox-related enhancements to work with Boox 3.0 on Firefox 4+
* removed mostly outdated readme.txt file

Version 1.5.9 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

* Added compatibility fix for Firefox 4.0b11 (middle-clicking Bookmarks got totally broken)

Version 1.5.9rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

* Added compatibility fix for Firefox 4.0b11 (required by landing of Firefox Bug 562998)

Version 1.5.8 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b10

* Compatibility fixes for latest Firefox 4.0 betas
* Added locale: de

Version 1.5.8rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b10

* Fixed incompatibility with Firefox 4.0b10 due to landing of Bug 622571
* Added locale: de

Version 1.5.7rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b9

* Tiny compatibility fix for use with Firefox 4.0b8 and later (correct behavior of "Recently Closed Tabs" in the new 'Firefox Menu')

Version 1.5.6 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b9

* Added/Updated support for the "Firefox Button" menu's "Recently Closed Tabs", History, and Bookmark items for compatibility with Firefox 4.0b7
* Removed support for Firefox 4.0 betas older than b7
* "Redisplay menu after Properties dialog closes" option now works with items in the "Firefox Button" menu.
* Implements workaround for Mozilla (Firefox) Bug 601458 (Bug could potentially cause major Firefox issues on Firefox 4.0b7. - Fixed by Mozilla after release of 4.0b7.)
* Code changes related to auto-closing option
* Added locale: sv-SE
* (No changes since 1.5.6b4)

Version 1.5.6rc 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b9

(No new changes since beta 4)

Version 1.5.6b4 22.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b8pre

* Updated support for the "Firefox Button" menu's "Recently Closed Tabs", History, and Bookmark items for compatibility with Firefox 4.0b7
* Removed support for Firefox 4.0 betas older than b7
* "Redisplay menu after Properties dialog closes" option now works with items in the "Firefox Button" menu.

Version 1.5.6b3 21.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b7pre

Implements workaround for Firefox Bug 601458 (Avoids triggering Firefox issues under specific conditions on Firefox 4.0b7pre and newer.)

Version 1.5.6b2 21.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b7pre

* Fixed issue with the auto-closing feature when used with middle-click on versions of Firefox 3.

Version 1.5.6b1 21.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b7pre

* Added support for the "Firefox Button" menu's "Recently Closed Tabs" and Bookmark items (applies to Firefox 4.0b5 and newer)
* Added locale: sv-SE