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About this Add-on
Usage: see screenshots.
Also you can create private bookmarks to always open some links in private tabs: just prefix “private:” before URL, example: private:https://addons.mozilla.org/
In English: http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=2665169
In Russian: http://forum.mozilla-russia.org/viewtopic.php?id=58122
Source code and issues tracker: https://github.com/Infocatcher/Private_Tab
Please read about known issues before reporting bugs:
Some styles for userChrome.css/Stylish to change private tabs appearance:
Works only in Gecko 20.0 and higher (Firefox 20.0+ and SeaMonkey 2.17+) because used API doesn't exist in older versions!
See https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=800193 for information about “Warning: Only internal code is allowed to set the usePrivateBrowsing attribute” in the Error Console.
[x] Don't toggle private state of not yet initialized tabs in Firefox 51+ to not break tab's contents: wait for loading and forbid too often toggle state calls (#237).
[x] Correctly remove wrappers for functions from another extensions like `window.TabScope._updateTitle()` in Firefox 45+ (now sandboxed, will used trick to get actual `window` object to store internal data).
[x] Correctly toggle private state with disabled multi-process mode in Firefox 51+ (#237, #241).
[x] Correctly toggle private state of pinned tabs in Firefox 51+ (now pinned state will be restored) (#237).
The Development Channel lets you test an experimental new version of this add-on before it's released to the general public. Once you install the development version, you will continue to get updates from this channel. To stop receiving development updates, reinstall the default version from the link above.
Caution: Development versions of this add-on have not been reviewed by Mozilla.
- Version 0.2.2pre