Distill Web Monitor (formerly AlertBox) Version History

20 versions

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Version 1.2.8 908.6 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

Miscellaneous improvements.

Version 1.2.5 891.2 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Improved selection expression generation.
- Bug fixes.

Version 1.2.1 887.6 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

New actions:
- Push notification to phone for changes to local monitors.
- Call a webhook on content change to enable integration with external applications.
Miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements.

Version 1.1.9 885.1 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Option to control maximum number of concurrent workers.
- Miscellaneous improvements and bug fixes.

Version 1.1.8 884.7 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Unread monitors at displayed top in menu popup.
- Bug fixes:
- Conditions dialog may be positioned incorrectly when opened in a long Watchlist.

Version 1.1.6 884.6 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Displaying 20 recent updates in menu popup.

Version 1.1.2 874.8 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Introducing experimental config property `dynamic` to specify if a page's selection has dynamic or static content. Set dynamic to `false` when a page is static. Checking static pages is much faster compared to dynamic pages.
- Miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements.

Version 1.1.1 874.7 kB Works with Firefox 9.0 and later

- Using HTTPS for API calls for security.
- On/Off switch to activate/stop checking of monitors quickly.
- Support for multiple email and sms actions for a monitor.

Notes from version 1.1.0 (released on August 22 but not public):

- Sync data to cloud and connected devices is now available for premium customers.-
- Custom audio tones.
- SMS actions to receive notifications.
- HTML email notifications.
- Visual selector works with web pages with CSP.
- Suppress alerts due to empty text using ignoreEmptyText attribute in config.
- Richer notification popup.

Version 0.4.9.20130722 179.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Bug fix in alert rule when comparing numbers.

Version 0.4.8.20130402 180.7 kB Works with Firefox 19.0 and later

Changes to privacy context as per review.

Version 0.4.7.20130401 180.8 kB Works with Firefox 19.0 and later

Bug fixes:

1. Failed to startup in latest nightly.
2. Encoding `&` in inbox.
3. Screenshots are working once again.

Version 0.4.6.20111013 180.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Bug fix: when icons moved to toolbar, all right-click menu actions opened new inbox tab.

Version 0.4.5.20110826 180.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Bug fix: Context menu on AlertBox icon working once again.

Version 0.4.3.20110803 180.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Inbox did not show alerts in 8.0a

Version 0.4.2.20110711 183.3 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Fixed error encountered in latest Aurora build.
Added preference for controlling number of saved items in alert history.
Moved buttons from status bar to toolbar.

Version 0.4.0.20110110 177.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

Compatibility release for latest Firefox nightly. A couple of bug fixes.

Version 0.4.0.20101002 177.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b8

New:
Implementer highlighting changes in Inbox for simple content. This works well for small content.

Bug:
Negative alert rules were not working. Added fix to make them work.

Version 0.3.3.20100912 176.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 4.0b6

Changes:
Compatibility with latest Firefox.
Added retry support on network error.

Bug fixes:
Regex filter supports queries separated by `|` operator.
XPath locator support XHTML based sites with XML declaration.

Version 0.3.2.20100715 176.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*

Updated to work with latest 4.0b1

Version 0.2.3.20100517 176.1 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*

New alert rules for comparing numerical values.