Tile Tabs WE Version History

18 versions

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Version 10.1 59.5 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 10.1:

    • New: Option to automatically close existing tabs tiled by New Layout when layout closed.

    • Fix: Trailing '/' in custom default page URL was not handled correctly. Fixed.

Version 10.0 59.3 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 10.0:

    • New: Shortcuts tab added to Options dialog for configuration of keyboard shortcuts (Firefox 60+).
    • New: Reset All button added to Options dialog to reset all options to initial default settings.

    • Chg: Internally changed naming of context menu commands and keyboard shortcuts.

    • Fix: browser_style property was missing from browser_action entry in manifest (Firefox). Fixed.

Version 9.2 58.0 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 9.2:

    • New: Option to reload pages in tiled tabs during Refresh Layout.

Version 9.1 57.8 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 9.1:

    • Chg: Toggle Toolbars and Toggle All Toolbars menu commands combined in submenu.

    • Chg: Tile Tab menu command moved onto main section of right-click button menu.

    • Fix: Closing tile by clicking on close(X) button did not resize adjacent tiles. Fixed.

Version 9.0 57.9 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 9.0:

    • New: Tile Tab menu command implemented to allow fast tiling of tabs from non-tiled windows.

    • Chg: Tab that is generated to keep open parent window is now titled Tile Tabs WE Keep Open.

    • Fix: When adding tile to layout the new tile was initially incorrectly positioned. Fixed.

Version 8.0 56.3 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 8.0:

    • New: Multiple layouts can now be created simultaneously with one layout per parent window.
    • New: Tiles in different layouts will have different color badges when muliple layouts are open.

    • Fix: Tiles were not optimally sized when layout was opened from smaller parent window. Fixed.

Version 7.3 55.4 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.3:

    • New: Default layout can now be specified as any predefined layout or saved layout.

    • Fix: Inspect Tile menu item was not disabled when there was no tiled layout. Fixed.
    • Fix: Tiles in saved layouts were not displayed if the primary tab was about:newtab. Fixed.
    • Fix: Delete/Default/Open/Save Layout windows were not tall enough to show 10 layouts. Fixed.
    • Fix: Window size incorrectly reinstated if last window closed was Delete/Default/Open/Save Layout. Fixed.

Version 7.2 55.0 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.2:

    • New: Hiding or closing layout now reinstates pinned states of tabs in parent window.

    • Chg: Further simplification of code to remove all unnecessary delay timers.
    • Chg: Minor improvements to internal data structures to support pinned states.

    • Fix: Saved layout names were spuriously prefixed with 'new'. Fixed.
    • Fix: Trying to set icon/title/badge on closed tabs caused console error messages. Fixed.

Version 7.1 53.5 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.1:

    • New: 'All Tabs - Vertical' & 'All Tabs - Horizontal' added to New Layout submenu.
    • New: 'All Tabs - Vertical Grid' & 'All Tabs - Horizontal Grid' added to New Layout submenu.

    • Chg: '6 Tabs - Horizontal Grid' layout changed to create three rows instead of two rows.
    • Chg: Tabs created by user are now closed when layout is hidden instead of when closed.
    • Chg: Source code reorganized and further documented to improve maintainability.

    • Fix: Tabs generated by Tile Tabs WE were not always closed when layout was hidden. Fixed.
    • Fix: Styling of Quick Menu was overridden by style sheets on some web pages. Fixed.
    • Fix: 'Open/Save/Delete/Default Layout' popup windows were incorrectly sized (FF60). Fixed.

Version 7.0 52.8 KiB Works with Firefox 53.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 7.0:

    • New: Maximized parent window now supported on secondary monitors.
    • New: Button menu commands: Toggle All Toolbars and Expand/Contract Tile.
    • New: Context menu commands: Toggle All Toolbars and Expand/Contract Tile.
    • New: Quick menu commands: Toggle All Toolbars, Add Tile, Remove Tile and Expand/Contract Tile.
    • New: Options dialog now has two tabs for 'General' options and 'Page Settings' options.
    • New: Option to set Alt+Shift+Right shortcut to Toggle All Bars.
    • New: Option to automatically close tabs created by user in tiles.
    • New: Option to set other (left/right/bottom) margins for tiles without toolbars.
    • New: Option to make adjustment to margins if parent window maximized.
    • New: Options to set default page as browser new tab page or Tile Tabs WE blank page.

    • Chg: Redesigned, rationalized and optimized code.
    • Chg: Tree of Tile objects representing layout now uses logical coordinates.
    • Chg: Creating windows and moving tabs now concurrent instead of sequential.
    • Chg: Button menu simplified to provide easier access to commands.
    • Chg: Context menu sub-menus flattened to provide faster access to commands.
    • Chg: Quick menu icon moved to bottom-right corner of page so always in the same place.
    • Chg: Maximized parent window temporarily converted to normal window when layout created.
    • Chg: Required Firefox minimum version is now Firefox 53.

    • Fix: chrome.tabs.onUpdated listener caused tabId's to change with Firefox 57+. Fixed.
    • Fix: Changing tabId's prevented reshowing layout after layout was hidden. Fixed.
    • Fix: Automatically closing tabs did not work if layout was hidden and reshown. Fixed.
    • Fix: Margins for tiles were not correctly initialized for Linux or Mac OS X. Fixed.
    • Fix: Reinstating browser window size did not work correctly for maximized window. Fixed.
    • Fix: Updating icon/title/badge when closing layouts caused invalid tab id messages. Fixed.
    • Fix: Background script did not check for errors when sending messages to tab content scripts. Fixed.

Version 6.5 49.3 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.5:

    • New: Direct access to Options dialog when clicking Options button in Add-ons Manager.

    • Fix: Open Links select drop-down in Options dialog did not remember setting. Fixed.

Version 6.4 49.2 KiB Works with Firefox 51.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.4:

    • New: Sync Scroll toggle menu item on Quick Menu.
    • New: Option to show/hide the Tile Tabs WE submenu on context menu.

    • Chg: Changed keyboard shortcuts to Control+Shift+ArrowKey for Mac OS X.
    • Chg: Improved detection of browser type and operating system platform.
    • Chg: Improved appearance and usability of Options dialog.
    • Chg: Removed Show new button menu and context menu option.
    • Chg: Changed Open Links option from radio buttons to drop-down list.
    • Chg: Changed Firefox compatibility to Firefox 51 or later.

    • Fix: Character set declarations were not within first 1024 bytes. Fixed.
    • Fix: Firefox started with small window if last closed window was tile or dialog. Fixed

Version 6.3 48.9 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.3:

    • Chg: Added separator to Manage Tiles submenu.
    • Chg: Improved method used to initialize option settings.
    • Chg: Improved layout of radio/checkbox/number input controls in Options dialog (Firefox 55+).

Version 6.2 48.7 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.2:

    • New: Menus restructured so that toolbar button menu can access all menu items.
    • New: Option to show new-style or old-style button menu and context menu.

    • Fix: Default Layout dialog could not reset default layout to original default layout. Fixed.

Version 6.1 48.4 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.1:

    • New: Page scroll positions now remembered/reinstated when saving/opening layouts.

    • Fix: Toolbar button badge background color sometimes showed default red after opening layout. Fixed.

Version 6.0 48.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 6.0:

    • New: Quick access menu icon is shown in top-left corner of page content in all tiles.
    • New: Toggle Toolbars command now toggles toolbars in individual tiles instead of all tiles.
    • New: Toolbar toggle states are remembered/restored when saving/opening layouts.
    • New: Option to show/hide quick access menu icon in all tiles.
    • New: Option to show/hide toolbars when opening new layout or adding new tile.

    • Chg: Ctrl+Click on Tile Tabs WE button feature removed.
    • Chg: Mouse Refresh feature and option removed.

    • Fix: Tile Tabs WE button badge and event listeners were incorrectly set in parent window. Fixed.
    • Fix: Hide/Close Layout did not always return tabs to parent window in correct order. Fixed.
    • Fix: Toggling from popup window to normal window did not close the popup window (Firefox). Fixed.
    • Fix: Tabs created by Open layout were auto-closed by Hide Layout rather than Close Layout. Fixed.
    • Fix: Contents of Save/Open/Delete/Default Layout dialogs were sometimes opened zoomed. Fixed.
    • Fix: Clicking on close (x) button of one of last two tiles did not close layout. Fixed.
    • Fix: Opening links in next/previous tile also opened links in the original tile. Fixed.

Version 5.1 46.1 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 5.1:

    • New: Ctrl+Click on Tile Tabs WE button closes tiled layout (if content focused).

    • Fix: Creating new layout did not work (Firefox 52.0). Fixed.
    • Fix: Errors appeared in console when sending messages to tabs (Firefox). Fixed.

Version 1.0 46.0 KiB Works with Firefox 48.0 and later

New features, changes and fixes in Version 1.0:

    • New: First release of Tile Tabs WE.