Google Docs Viewer (PDF, DOCX, PPTX, XLSX, etc...) Version History

14 versions

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Version 1.8.9 5.3 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 6.0 and later

This version is the same as Version 1.8.6.

Version 1.8.6 5.3 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 6.0 and later

Added some newly supported file types.

Version 1.8.5 5.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 6.0 and later

Added an option to open a file with a compact view.

Version 1.8 5.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later, Thunderbird 6.0 and later

Added support for Thunderbird, as requested by J & D Cooper.
- Thunderbird users can now right click on hyperlinks in emails to open supported files in Google Docs Viewer.
- Note that the Viewer can open only public files, and is neither intended nor authorized to read any of your private email attachments.

Version 1.7 4.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later

Supported two additional file formats, ZIP and RAR.
http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2011/07/zip-and-rar-support-now-available-in.html

Version 1.6.1 4.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later

As requested by users' reviews, we now natively support up to version 6 of Firefox and updated the icons.

Version 1.5 5.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later

Version 1.4.1 5.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 and later

Support Firefox 4

Version 1.4 6.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 4.0b8pre

1/ Added feature to open bookmarks with Google Docs Viewer
2/ Made compatible up to Firefox 4 beta

Version 1.3 6.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.7a2pre

added an option NOT to change focus to the new tab for the Google Docs viewer.

Version 1.2.2 4.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.7a2pre

added support for doc and docx

Version 1.2.1 4.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.7a1pre

Supported new format of gviewed-hyperlinks in Google
Supported hyperlinks in other country-coded top-level domain of Google

Version 1.1 5.1 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*

1/ Added an icon, changed the place where it is located in context menu
2/ Honor the original protocol of the file being viewed. For instance, you'll connect to the Google Docs Viewer over HTTPS if the file is originally served over HTTPS.
3/ Supported gviewed-hyperlinks
4/ Added an option to choose either to open in a new tab or window

Version 1.0 2.0 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6.*