Tab Kit Version History

6 versions

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Version 0.6 218.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

  • Added tab search bar.

  • Re-enabled tabs on bottom option (as the main bug has been fixed).

  • Dropped compatibility with Firefox 3.

Version 0.5.12 212.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

v0.5.12 (2010-07-02)
  • Use tab instead of modal dialog for First Run Wizard
v0.5.11 (2010-06-30)
  • Support Firefox 3.6
  • Fix issue #16: Sidebar border shrinks/expands on mouseover => can't widen the sidebar by dragging.
  • Fix issue #94: Tab drop indicator not showing while setting tab bar position at top edge.
  • Fix: hovering over multi-row tab bar would cause rows to change height.
  • Fix Open Selected Links in Fx 3.6
  • Fix gaps appearing when dragging groups around horizontal tab bar.

Version 0.5.8 212.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

Fixed issue #2: Dropping a tab from a 2 tab group onto itself causes weird behaviour
Fixed issue #11: "Use scrollbars instead of arrows on the Bookmarks and All Tabs menus" messes up various menus
Fixed issue #8: When grouping disabled tab color still set when use "Open X Links in New Tabs", or "Open All In Tabs" on bookmark folder

Version 0.5.6 206.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

- Updated zh-CN locale (by Renda).
- Changed Close Subtree to more versatile Close Children.
- Tweaked Switch Tabs on Hover: now has delay even if your tabs are vertical.
- Improved compatibility with Personas by making tabs more opaque (as group colours are important) and making Personas' background repeat vertically (to fill the vertical tab bar).
- Fix: Uncollapsing the tab drop indicator sometimes caused the tab bar to scroll.
- Fix: Multiple tabs (like multiple homepages) open in the same place the equivalent single tab would have opened.
- Added compatibility with Snap Links Plus (so tabs it opens are grouped).

Version 0.5.5 203.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

- Made compatible with latest Firefox 3.5 betas; dropped compatibility with Firefox 2
- Added First Run Wizard to help users choose between tab tree, multi-row tabs, or just normal tab positioning
- Groups no longer expand on single-click - this just confused people. You now have to click the plus button, or double-click them, as before
- Option to make bookmarks/history open in new tabs by default (under Advanced)
- Option to switch tabs by hovering over them (under Controls)
- Turned "Emphasize current tab in black" off by default for aesthetic reasons
- Improved Open Selected Text Link url matching (now ignores closing brackets and punctuation)
- Added Chinese Traditional (zh-TW) locale, thanks to Hugo Chen (though needs updating slightly)
- Added Russian (ru) locale, thanks to Timur Timirkhanov (though needs updating slightly)
- Now compatible with extensions like Tab Clicking Options (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/260) that replace double-click functionality
- Now detects tabs opened by the Mouseless Browsing extension
- Performance: no longer loads main Javascript file in non-browser windows
- When switching tabs, will no longer expand collapsed groups
- Fix: Ctrl-clicked bookmarks now open in the right place
- Fix: Prevent first group randomly collapsing and/or losing indents when restarting
- Fix: Using Group Tabs From Here To Current in the middle of a group now always causes inner group to be ejected from outer group
- Miscellaneous tweaks and fixes
- Minor version updates: 0.5.1 fixes a bug that prevented 0.5 from working on most systems; 0.5.2 improves Ubuntu compatibility and makes First Run Wizard fit smaller screens; 0.5.3 fixes multi-row tabs on Firefox 3, and makes the tab bar remember scroll position if collapsed while vertical; 0.5.4 adds an activation delay to the switch tabs on hover functionality (by fixing a typo); 0.5.5 fixes a typo affecting closing tabs in Firefox 3.5b4

Version 0.4.3 79.9 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1a2pre

@ "Protect Tab" menuitem lets you mark tabs as protected, preventing them from being closed
@ Options to make the address bar and/or search bar open into new tabs by default (press Alt to open in current tab)
@ Collapsed groups now show a plus icon, and auto-expand when clicked on. Also, when hovering over them the tooltip shows all tab titles (one per line), instead of just the visible tab
@ Added Chinese (zh-CN) locale, thanks to Renda