UrlbarExt Version History

43 versions

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Version 1.4 41.0 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Change log:
1-
As Santa666 suggested a new ranking system has been added to the Tags menu...
here how it works.
when you use some tag it's rank will be increase by 0.5 later if you unchecked that tag it's rank will decrease by 0.20
the tags menu will be filled with the highest ranked tags

this ranking system is disabled by default you can choose to enable it by setting this value to true
"extensions.urlbarext.tags.enable.ranking"

and also you can set
the default number to tags displayed in the Tags Menu,
the default increment and decrement ranking intervals.

2-
when you hit the search icon if there's a selected text in the page it will be used as the query string

3-
By default if you request a tiny url once the result will be stored by the
extension in case you need it again no need to
make another connection to the web service but if you want to you can hold
the CTRL key while clicking on the TinyURL icon

4-
New little icon that allow you to hide and show all other icons at once if you want to show it set this value to true
"extensions.urlbarext.icons.show.grippy"

Version 1.3.9 38.9 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.3.8 27.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

This update is mainly for the navigation feature, plus some minor enhancements.

Now when you right click on "Go up" icon you'll get a "URL Tree" allowing you to navigate up to any level.

You can choose to display this URL tree as normal (level x down to level 1) or in reverse order by setting this preference entry
to true
"extensions.urlbarext.navigation.display.reversed.tree" (false by default)

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New TinyURL service:
http://is.gd/

Version 1.3.7 27.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Change log:
Version 1.3.6
Add keyboard shortcuts to:
- Show the search panel (shift+alt + a)
- Go up one level (shift+alt + u)
- Go up to the root (shift+alt + r)
- Proxify current page (shift+alt + p)

You can disable these shortcuts all at once using "extensions.urlbarext.disable.keyboard.shortcuts" preference entry.

Note:
if you hide some icon the corresponding shortcut will be disabled automatically,
for example if you hide the search icon this shortcut (shift+alt + a) will be disabled.


Version 1.3.7
Now you can choose form several services to create tiny url's
tinyurl.com (default)
bit.ly
cli.gs
metamark.net
minilink.org
twirl.at

Note:
you can change the default service using "Services menu" > Right click on "Request Tiny URL" icon > Services menu

New preference entry add "extensions.urlbarext.shorten.url.auto.copy.to.clipboard" (false by default)
set it to true and you'll get your TinyURL copyed to clipboard automatically when it's ready

Version 1.3.6 26.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Change log:

1- TinyURL function works better now.

2- Add keyboard shortcuts to:
- Show the search panel (shift+alt + a)
- Go up one level (shift+alt + u)
- Go up to the root (shift+alt + r)
- Proxify current page (shift+alt + p)

You can disable these shortcuts all at once using "extensions.urlbarext.disable.keyboard.shortcuts" preferences entry.

Note:
if you hide some icon the corresponding shortcut will be disabled automatically,
for example if you hide the search icon this shortcut (shift+alt + a) will be disabled.

Version 1.3.5 25.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.3.4 25.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.3.3 24.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.3.1 23.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.3 28.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.2.2 11.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

New preference entry "extensions.urlbarext.auto.remove.temporary.bookmarks"

Description:
Normally if you tag some page it will be bookmarked automatically in the temporary folder "unsorted bookmarks folder",
later if you done with this page and no longer need it and decided to remove all page tags (using UrlBarExt)..
what the UrlBarExt should do with the this temporary bookmarked page remove it from bookmarks or not?
you can tell it what to do with this preference entry
if you set this to true then after clearing all tags if the page bookmarked in
the "unsorted bookmarks folder" it will automatically UnBookmarked.

This preference entry is set to false by default to activate it use about:config page.

Version 1.2.1 11.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

new icon to create a tiny URL using tinyurl.com,
you can show/hide this icon dynamically based on URL length... see about:config page

Version 1.2 10.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.0.*

Version 1.2
1- You can use your own search query (set it in about:config page) example query's:
"" site:examplesite.com OR ext:filetype site:examplesite.com OR related examplesite.com OR whatever.

2- Custom style's can be assigned to tags (menuitems),see to extensions.urlbarext.tags preference entry for live example:.
(you can enable/disable that in about:config page)

3- You can double click on "Go up" icon to navigate to the root of the current site.