Form Saver Version History

12 versions

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Version 0.9.1 119.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 56.*

Version 0.9.1 119.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Version 0.9.0 119.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

This version includes updates which make formsaver compatible with firefox 3.5. Please note that this version will not work with previous firefox version.

Version 0.8.0 241.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 2.0.0.*

* New option "Check for original url on form fill" which finally gives interface-based access to the preference to check for the url before filling in a form. This option is useful for some folks while annoying for others - while the option to disable it has been available, it's only been accessible through the about:config interface.

* Corrected an issue that prevented the close button from working on Mac.

Version 0.7.0 63.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 2.0.0.*

Fixing corrupt file from

Version 0.7 61.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 2.0.0.*

New in 0.7

- New option "Ignore Errors" which allows you to prevent the error window from appearing.
- New option "Ignore blank fields/textareas" will skip any text fields or textareas that are blank. When this option is unchecked it will save the field as blank.
- New option "Save hidden fields" will save the values of hidden form fields.
- New security warning if you're selecting the "Save Password" box for the first time.
- FormSaver now checks the web address when you try to fill a form. If it doesn't match the original web address if offers to redirect you.
- A new toolbar icon. By going to View -> Toolbars -> Customize, you can drag the FormSaver icon to anywhere on your toolbar.
- For power users: you can enable/disable the url check by editing the about:config preferences (under formsaver:).

More information and instructions at

Version 0.6 7.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 2.0.0.*

- Updated to handle new line feeds and tabs properly.
- Updated maxVersion now that Bon Echo alpha is out.
- Updated additional very minor issues.

Version 0.5 6.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

* Elements with "[" or "]" characters in their name are saved properly.
* Multiple-value elemtns now record deselected values in case they're selected by default.
* New line, carriage return, and backslash characters are escaped properly.
* Fixed a minor escaping problem in the bookmarklet creation.

Version 0.4 6.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

Now works with frames, fieldsets, multiple forms, and has better character encoding.

Version 0.3 5.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

- Better error handling, prints errors to small pop-behind window for development assistance.
- Fixed error with multiple checkboxes and selects.
- Now supports changing bookmarklet name in options window.
- Tested with 1.0 - 1.6a.

Version 0.2.1 4.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0 - 1.5.0.*

- Now ignores input type of "file" when creating bookmarklet, as DOM sees this as a security issue.
- Now supports automatic updates.

Version 0.1 3.0 KiB Works with Firefox 1.0+ - 1.5.0.*

The initial version. I plan on adding the ability to create a special bookmarks folder for all formsaver bookmarklets, and store all bookmarklets in said folder.