Classic Compact Options Version History

12 versions

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Version 25.0.1-signed 159.9 kB Works with Firefox 25.0 and later

Updates Classic Compact Options for Classic Compact v25.0.

Please note, as of FF29, Classic Compact and Classic Compact Options will be rebuilt. As a result this version of Classic Compact Options (v25) will not work in FF29. By the time Firefox 29 is released there should be a new version of Classic Compact and Classic Compact Options release, which will be designed for FF29+.

Version 159.6 kB Works with Firefox 16.0 and later

Minor refinements. Version bump to match latest version of Classic Compact. As with latest version of Classic Compact, this version removes support for Firefox versions older than FF16. This version is identical to the version of Classic Compact Options that is being automatically delivered with Classic Compact.

Version 158.7 kB Works with Firefox 10.0 and later

  • Added Romanian translation.
  • Removed support for Firefox versions older than FF10.

Version 146.4 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

  • A complete rewrite of JavaScript and converted to module to make code cleaner and more efficient.
  • Addition of new toolbar button options.
  • Addition of zh-CN locale.
This version requires the use of the theme Classic Compact v4.0.10.2 or higher. Please note, that Classic Compact Options is now included as part of the theme, however, this download is still available in case it needs to be reinstalled separately from Classic Compact for some reason.

Version 92.2 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

This release fixes the min & max tab width options. It also fixes an issue with the browser window occasionally opening totally blank if tabs are hidden. There are no new features

Version 91.1 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

  • New optional settings:
    • Ability to display tabs in title bar even when browser is not maximized.
    • Ability to customize the height of menu bar, tool bars and tabs bar (from 4px more compact than default to 6px less compact than default).
    • Ability to hide RSS feed icon in URL bar.
  • Fixed issue with tabs not reaching top of screen when tabs in title bar and browser window maximized. Tabs should reach top of title bar with a tab height adjustment of 0 through +6 on all OSes. Tabs heights of -4 and -2 will not reach top of screen.
  • Improved compatibility with 3rd party extensions including Tab Mix Plus & Movable Firefox Button.
  • In Mac OS X options that do not apply to Mac OS X are now disabled.
  • Classic Compact Options no longer applies its style sheets if Classic Compact is not the loaded theme.
  • Bumped compatiblity to v7.0a1
  • Lots of little styling fixes/improvements

Version 71.7 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

Release notes:
  • Fixed issue with custom styles being lost when a pop-up window is closed.
  • Made sure all observers are closed properly.
  • Added new toolbar button set options including (there are now ten button sets to choose from):
    • Linux Gnome Human and Linux Oxygen
    • FF3.6 WinXP & Vista buttons
    • FF0.9-2.0 Windows and Mac
  • Added new locale translations.
  • Broadened Firefox versions supported to include v5.0a2

Please note: This release REQUIRES that the theme Classic Compact v4.0.8 or higher be installed.

Version 60.4 kB Works with Firefox 4.0 and later

This update adds support for Firefox 4.0 and requires the theme Classic Compact v4.0.7 or higher. A whole arrange of new options have been added into this release including Mac OS/X native toolbar buttons as well as a toolbar button set for Linux Gnome Human. Another major new feature in this version of Classic Compact Options is the fact that it no longer requires Firefox to be restarted for many of the setting changes to be applied.

Version 1.2.1 34.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

* Added more localizations. Languages now supported include: de-DE, es, fr-FR, ja-JP, nl-NL, pl-PL, pt-BR, ru-RU & tr-TR.

* Made width of option boxes and labels flexible to accommodate more verbose languages (e.g. French). It isn't as pretty as the old way with two neat columns (one for field labels and the other for option boxes), but it works better with different languages.

Version 1.1.3 10.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0b5 - 3.5.*

* This update fixes a ghost "Menu" menuitem on the menu bar of Mac Firefox when the "Merge Menus" option was disabled.

Version 1.1.2 10.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.0b5 - 3.0.*


- Changed entity references from using named entities to using numeric entities (e.g. used & instead of &). Due to Firefox 3.0rc1 apparently having problems with the use of named entities.

Version 1.1 11.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.0b5 - 3.0b5

Release Notes:
- New theme options added by user request. These include: turning off border around webpage panel (saves an extra 4px of vertical space); removing gradient from tabs backgrounds; adding a compact menu option (merges all menu bar items into one drop down menu called "Menu"); added access to several common Firefox about:config options related to tabs.

-Added Polish and Russian localizations.