Desktop notifications for Stack Exchange's inbox Version History

12 versions

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Version 1.6.10 24.3 kB Works with Firefox 38.0a1 and later

- Add 32x32 icon to button.
- Display unread count on button.

Version 1.6.9 18.6 kB Works with Firefox 38.0a1 and later

  • Fix for XUL notification in Firefox 44+ (notification is visible again, and clicking on it dismisses the notification).
  • Add button to show a dummy notification for testing.
  • Drop support for Firefox 37-.
  • Use JPM instead of CFX.
  • Open new window if the notification is around while all tabs are closed.

Version 1.6.8 25.5 kB Works with Firefox 26.0 and later

  • Do not show panel upon startup after setting the settings #12
  • Set default font size in input field at preferences panel #13

Version 1.6.7.1-signed 25.1 kB Works with Firefox 26.0 and later

- Update to work with StackExchange's new WebSocket protocol.
- Use ToolbarButton API if available.

Version 1.6.6.1-signed 24.9 kB Works with Firefox 21.0 and later

Update WebSocket API endpoint (ws://sockets.ny.stackexchange.com:80 -> wss://qa.sockets.stackexchange.com).

Version 1.6.5.1-signed 214.3 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

v1.6.4:
- Optional oAuth token is now securely saved in an encrypted storage area
- Desktop notification will now only disappear when clicked (#2).

v1.6.5:
- Change settings storage method (fixes #4)

Version 1.6.3.1-signed 205.5 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

Bugfix: Improved tab detection code.

Version 1.6.2.1-signed 202.7 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

Updated socket address to get the add-on to work again.

Version 1.6.1.1-signed 201.8 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

Added features:
  • As soon as your connection is regained, the add-on will recover and use the Stack Exchange API v2 to read the actual count.
  • Configuration: After granting the access token, the "Stack Exchange UserID" field will automatically be filled.

Version 1.5.3.1-signed 190.7 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

Bugfix: Correctly implemented detection of socket disconnection.

Commit: https://github.com/Rob--W/stackexchange-notifications/commit/f9647b5082cb3646ed19ccb169b989daa9b31bf3.

Version 1.5.2.1-signed 190.6 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

Added feature:
When the network connection has been lost for a long while, the socket connection refreshes automatically when the network is activated again. It can take up to ten minutes before a socket connection is restored. If you want to refresh the connection immediately, open the options widget and click on Start.

Version 1.5.1.1-signed 190.3 kB Works with Firefox 15.0 and later

1. Focus existing tab instead of opening new ones when possible.
2. Don't show notification if you're reading the notifications ("0 unread messages in your inbox" is useless).