Translate This! Version History

14 versions

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Version 3.0.2 24.4 KB Works with Firefox 21.0 and later

Updated for Addon SDK 1.16 and removed right click to open settings.

Version 3.0.1 229.4 KB Works with Firefox 19.0 and later

Fixed translating inline text from Irish. It now automatically detects the source language.

Version 3.0 229.4 KB Works with Firefox 19.0 and later

Updated codebase to be cleaner and easier to update.

Moved preferences to addon preferences panel in about:addons. Made picking a language much more user friendly.

Version 2.0 259.2 KB Works with Firefox 17.0 and later

Updated with latest version of the Addon SDK.
Updated the notifications function with an icon.
Cleaned up the code.

Version 1.9 236.5 KB Works with Firefox 14.0 and later

Updated to the Addon SDK v1.9

Version 1.8 254.0 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

What's new:
The translate inline text feature has been re-enabled! Albeit, it now opens the translated text in a new tab (or the same tab, depending upon your settings) on http://translate.google.com/

Version 1.7.6 244.7 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

This removes broken functionality because of Google discontinuing the Translate API v1.

Features Removed:
  • Translate selection
  • Translate panel
Other changes: To open the settings panel right click on the translate button in the addon bar.

Version 1.7.5 267.3 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Version 1.7.4 266.2 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Updated the addon to the Addon SDK v1.1 and added a pretty icon to the context menu item.

Version 1.7.3.2 269.3 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Version 1.7.3.sdk.1.0 294.9 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Version 1.7.3 260.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Removed a dependency that did not belong in the addon. Removed a console.log() that had been in the addon for debugging but was not needed for functionality.

Changed the design on the Translate panel and the Settings panel for the better! Text is easier to read and it has a cool blue gradient.

URL encoding is now handled inside the translate page function.
The addon now handles local and HTTPS pages properly. Pages starting with http:// are the only types accepted now.

Bugs left to fix: On Mac and Ubuntu the context menu displays when right-clicking the Widget in the addon bar (this appears to be a bug addressed here).

Version 1.7.0 260.1 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Added a new translate text panel. Open this panel by right clicking on the translate button in your addon bar.
Changed the way to open the settings panel. Press shift and then click on the translate button in your addon bar.

Made various code changes to make the addon more efficient (for example, a single function is used to translate text inline or through the translate text panel).

Version 1.6.1 297.0 KB Works with Firefox 4.0b7 and later

Minor update, changed the version of jQuery included with the addon.