FlashGot Mass Downloader Version History

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Version 1.5.6.14rc1 387.3 KiB Works with Firefox 14.0 - 56.*, SeaMonkey 2.17 - *, Thunderbird 14.0 - 52.0

v 1.5.6.14rc1
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x Removed any "for each()" usage for Nightly
compatibility (thanks Romani for reporting)

Version 1.5.6.13rc1 385.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 48.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.37, Thunderbird 2.0 - 48.0

v 1.5.6.13rc1
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+ E10s-compatible API
+ Video DownloadHelper integration
x Restored Nightly compatibility broken by bug 1253016

Version 1.5.6.12rc2 384.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 40.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.37, Thunderbird 2.0 - 40.0

v 1.5.6.12rc2
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+ "[Middle Button Drag Down] gesture starts FlashGot
downloads" checkbox in FlashGot Options
x Gesture is not processed at all if disabled

Version 1.5.6.12rc1 384.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 40.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.37, Thunderbird 2.0 - 40.0

v 1.5.6.12rc1
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x Fixed Link Chooser not properly honoring its
"Choose all items by default" checkbox (thanks
BaptX for reporting)

Version 1.5.6.11rc1 384.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 40.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.37, Thunderbird 2.0 - 40.0

v 1.5.6.11rc1
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x Fixed built-in download manager not working on
SeaMonkey 33 and above (thanks therube for report)
x Fixed incompatibility with recent Gecko versions,
sending raw POST data with preamble headers (thanks
MoSal for report and flashgot.user for patch)
+ New custom download manager argument placeholder
"RAWPOST", sends the raw POST upload data including
its headers (thanks flashgot.user for patch)
+ New custom download manager argument placeholder
"HEADERS" sends just the POST data headers (thanks
flashgot.user for patch)

Version 1.5.6.10rc6 383.9 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 39.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.36, Thunderbird 2.0 - 39.0

v 1.5.6.10rc6
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+ Folx 4 and 3 support as "Folx"

v 1.5.6.10rc5
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+ Tentative unified support for Folx 3 and 4 as
"Folx 3" (take 2, to be tested)

v 1.5.6.10rc4
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+ Tentative unified support for Folx 3 and 4 as
"Folx 3" (to be tested)

v 1.5.6.10rc3
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+ Tentative support for Folx 4 (still named "Folx 3"
and to be tested)

v 1.5.6.10rc2
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+ Tentative support for Folx 4 (to be tested)

v 1.5.6.10rc1
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+ [Linux] Support for 5 additional terminal emulators
(konsole, lxterminal, urxvt, rxvt, xfce4-terminal,
thanks Mathias Bauer for patch)

Version 1.5.6.10rc1 383.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 38.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.34, Thunderbird 2.0 - 38.0

v 1.5.6.10rc1
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+ [Linux] Support for 5 additional terminal emulators
(konsole, lxterminal, urxvt, rxvt, xfce4-terminal,
thanks Mathias Bauer for patch)

Version 1.5.6.9rc1 383.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 38.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.34, Thunderbird 2.0 - 38.0

v 1.5.6.9rc1
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x Fixed JDownloader2 detection issue (thanks user
for patch)
x Updated Youtube support (thanks user for patch)

Version 1.5.6.8rc3 383.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 37.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.34, Thunderbird 2.0 - 37.0

v 1.5.6.8rc3
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+ Support for full encryption on https://flashgot.net

v 1.5.6.8rc2
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x Gracefully handle malformed referrer URIs

v 1.5.6.8rc1
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+ [Unix] Turned the "Press any key to exit..." prompt
(which was a lie) into "Press [ENTER] to quit..."
The flashgot.term.autoClose about:config preference
can be set to either to -1 (default) to prompt, 0
to close the terminal immediately, or an integer
number of seconds to wait before closing
x [Media] Restored pre-1.5.6.6 title extrapolation
from top window, rather than local window. Local
window title can be reactivated by setting the
flashgot.media.use_iframe_title pref. to true

Version 1.5.6.8rc2 383.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 37.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.34, Thunderbird 2.0 - 37.0

v 1.5.6.8rc2
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x Gracefully handle malformed referrer URIs

v 1.5.6.8rc1
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+ [Unix] Turned the "Press any key to exit..." prompt
(which was a lie) into "Press [ENTER] to quit..."
The flashgot.term.autoClose about:config preference
can be set to either to -1 (default) to prompt, 0
to close the terminal immediately, or an integer
number of seconds to wait before closing
x [Media] Restored pre-1.5.6.6 title extrapolation
from top window, rather than local window. Local
window title can be reactivated by setting the
flashgot.media.use_iframe_title pref. to true

Version 1.5.6.8rc1 383.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 36.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.33, Thunderbird 2.0 - 36.0

Version 1.5.6.7rc1 385.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 36.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.33, Thunderbird 2.0 - 36.0

v 1.5.6.7rc1
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+ Terminal windows attached to Linux/OS X download
managers are now paused on completion with
"Press any key to exit...", unless you set the
"flashgot.term.autoClose" about:config preference
to a non-negative integer value, meaning the number
of seconds to wait before automatically closing.
x Fixed regression causing download managers which
require a terminal to fail (thanks hobbitland for
reporting)

Version 1.5.6.6rc2 385.1 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 36.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.33, Thunderbird 2.0 - 36.0

v 1.5.6.6rc2
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x [Media] Several media capturing improvements
(thanks user for patches)
x [Build Gallery] Fixed functions evaluation broken
on recent Firefox versions (thanks user for patch)

v 1.5.6.6rc1
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x [Chooser] Fixed recent directory autocompletion
by mouse not working in Firefox 32 and above
x [Unix] Customizable terminal/launcher: if a
"flashgot-term" script is found in $PATH it gets
passed a "FlashGot (number of links)" string as its
first argument (to be used as the terminal title),
followed by the actual executable with arguments

Version 1.5.6.6rc1 380.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 35.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.32, Thunderbird 2.0 - 35.0

v 1.5.6.6rc1
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x [Chooser] Fixed recent directory autocompletion
by mouse not working in Firefox 32 and above
x [Unix] Customizable terminal/launcher: if a
"flashgot-term" script is found in $PATH it gets
passed a "FlashGot (number of links)" string as its
first argument (to be used as the terminal title),
followed by the actual executable with arguments

Version 1.5.6.5rc1 380.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 35.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.32, Thunderbird 2.0 - 35.0

v 1.5.6.5rc1
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x [Mac] Fixed external download manager detection
broken on Mac OS X in Firefox 32 and above

Version 1.5.6.4rc1 380.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 35.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.32, Thunderbird 2.0 - 35.0

Version 1.5.6.3rc2 380.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 34.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.31, Thunderbird 2.0 - 34.0

v 1.5.6.3rc2
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x Better ZiZagDownloader support (thanks ZONINOZ for
patch)

Version 1.5.6.3rc1 380.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 34.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.31, Thunderbird 2.0 - 34.0

Version 1.5.6.2rc1 380.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 34.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.31, Thunderbird 2.0 - 34.0

v 1.5.6.2rc1
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x [Media] Improved Youtube and embedly.com support
(thanks "user" for patch)

Version 1.5.6.1rc2 378.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 34.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.31, Thunderbird 2.0 - 34.0

v 1.5.6.1
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x [Media] Fixed regression in IFrames media detection
(thanks "user" for patch)
+ [Media] Fixed typo in Youtube module

v 1.5.6.1rc2
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x [Media] Fixed regression in IFrames media detection
(thanks "user" for patch)

v 1.5.6.1rc1
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+ [Media] Fixed typo in Youtube module

Version 1.5.6rc1 378.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 33.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.30, Thunderbird 2.0 - 33.0

v 1.5.6rc1
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+ [Media] Improved Youtube HD movies detection
(thanks "user" for patch)

Version 1.5.5.99rc1 377.1 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 33.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.30, Thunderbird 2.0 - 33.0

v 1.5.5.99rc1
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+ Xtreme Download Manager support

Version 1.5.5.98rc2 374.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 31.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.28, Thunderbird 2.0 - 31.0

v 1.5.5.98rc2
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+ Folx 3 support
x Fixed sandboxed Youtube signature decoding breaking
Flashblock

v 1.5.5.98rc1
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+ MultiGet download manager support
x Fixed pyLoad being automatically selected even if
not present
+ Updated imagebam.com direct download support

Version 1.5.5.98rc1 375.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 31.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.28, Thunderbird 2.0 - 31.0

v 1.5.5.98rc1
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+ MultiGet download manager support
x Fixed pyLoad being automatically selected even if
not present
+ Updated imagebam.com direct download support

Version 1.5.5.97rc2 375.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 31.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.28, Thunderbird 2.0 - 31.0

v 1.5.5.97rc2
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x Fixed generic redirection resolution breaking
web.archive.org downloads (thanks msjs for report)
x Fixed generic redirection resolution exceptions not
working as intended (thanks barbaz for debugging)
x Updated uGet's display name to its currently
preferred capitalization

v 1.5.5.97rc1
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x [Built-in DM] Fixed file name sanitization bug (
thanks George Karas for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.97rc1 375.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 30.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.27, Thunderbird 2.0 - 30.0

v 1.5.5.97rc1
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x [Built-in DM] Fixed file name sanitization bug (
thanks George Karas for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.96rc3 375.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 30.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.27, Thunderbird 2.0 - 30.0

v 1.5.5.96rc3
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+ [YouTube] New hd1440 DASH format detection (thanks
user and al_9x)

v 1.5.5.96rc2
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+ Included missing pieces of pyLoad support patch
(thanks pgoeri)

v 1.5.5.96rc1
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+ pyLoad support (thanks pgoeri for patch)
x Support for forced file names with uGet (thanks
Michael Tunnell for RFE)
x uGet support on Windows put on par with Linux

Version 1.5.5.96rc2 374.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 30.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.27, Thunderbird 2.0 - 30.0

v 1.5.5.96rc2
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+ Included missing pieces of pyLoad support patch
(thanks pgoeri)

v 1.5.5.96rc1
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+ pyLoad support (thanks pgoeri for patch)
x Support for forced file names with uGet (thanks
Visuex for RFE)
x uGet support on Windows put on par with Linux

Version 1.5.5.96rc1 374.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 30.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.27, Thunderbird 2.0 - 30.0

v 1.5.5.96rc1
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+ pyLoad support (thanks pgoeri for patch)
x Support for forced file names with uGet (thanks
Visuex for RFE)
x uGet support on Windows put on par with Linux

Version 1.5.5.95rc1 373.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.95
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+ [Media] Detection of Youtube's demuxed streams
(DASH, thanks user for patch)
x Fixed command line escaping issue on Windows,
thanks vipiish for patch