Hotmail Watcher Version History

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Version 1.61 230.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Version 1.61
Change from version 1.60

- Compatible with Firefox 20 and Seamonkey 2.17 per-window private browsing. Per-window private browsing will force browser to have two sets of cookies - normal cookies and private browsing cookies. So, this add-on will adapt by use only one set of cookies depend on how Firefox or Seamonkey start. If Forefox or Seamonkey start in normal mode, it will check email by using normal cookies. If Firefox or Seamonkey start in private browsing mode, it will use private browsing cookies.
- Update russian translation (Thank to webudmin).
- Add Outlook icon font.
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: 19c2fed8f4771727b30f55d6272ef3dc
SHA1: 5cf6da204a2feef583c4828a8af1d5af685a624f
SHA256: 7414b3cd843c69e33a3135f9358a457d4e93da1b436cc073be7a3373e6c32b05

Version 1.60 197.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Version 1.60
Change from version 1.57

- Emergency fix for Firefox 19 and Seamonkey 2.16 problem. Previous version do not work when user select privacy options to "Never remember history" or "Always use private browsing mode". This version fix this problem. Thank to "vincent celano" and "Gore Throat". Please see bug 849109 for more detail (https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=849109).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: 88fe9877183caee60cf3bdb25598a874
SHA1: 54437b24abb2ba6709a9fb26f2ce9e58294f9edb
SHA256: b0ea60eaf5e6465bd870675a2aa8aedc97634f0914f04ddd71227d7cef4bbc9c

Version 1.57 197.3 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Change from version 1.56

- Some user report audio glitch after update to version 1.54 or above. This causes by mulfunction of HTML5 audio which may be the problem of hardware, software conflict, multiple softwares using audio for playing or recording at the same time, or improper setting of control panel. This version fix this problem by turn back to use non-HTML5 method for two specific audio setting ("build-in sound with 100% volume" and "custom sound (only wav file) with 100% volume). If you have problem of audio glitch, please set the audio to these setting. For the user who don't have the problem, nothing need to be changed.
- Update russian translation

Checksum:
MD5: 1fcf38de2e83dfd099d5f22742b30071
SHA1: 2d5cb8eff07395c46540f52527da7342aec0ebef
SHA256: 14c2584bd6c3de13eb18cf83cd7ebafb3c2f55ffcbebb951f58a2e2429dcee1d

Version 1.56 192.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Change from version 1.55

- Fix Firefox sound crash (incidence unknown) (Thank to Aleksey Kosterin)

Checksum:
MD5: eecf911cf7dae4409ca9846fd466fc9a
SHA1: 08c2187c2914927209993bda5bdcae8840b2c641
SHA256: fb17b3c99bc5ea860f8edb26519c415ef9a6d65def9ae497d182bb683647a756

Version 1.55 192.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Change from version 1.54

- Bug fix: Audio stop before finish in some situation.

Checksum:
MD5: 03f5bbe66147ea829f302e0881dfae37
SHA1: 883a08006c92cb8b0824c224df2ce6387ba6b2bf
SHA256: f4a0507559ac3897be358c36c081c60e03860970376728a1003cc1860d1b362d

Version 1.54 192.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.1 and later

Change from version 1.53

- Add locale it. (Thank to Underpass)
- More external links are add to help file for better explanation. (Thank to Underpass)
- Decrease limitation. There is no need to enable "accept third party cookie" if you use Firefox 3.6 or later.
- Change to use HTML5 audio to manipulate sound. This make this version do not support Firefox 3.0 and Seamonkey 2.0 anymore.
- Custom sound can now use Wavform audio file (.wav) or Ogg/Vorbis audio file (.ogg).
- If you use Firefox 4 or later (Seamonkey 2.1 or later), you can use WebM/Vorbis audio file (.webm) as an custom sound file.
- If you use Firefox 15 or later (Seamonkey 2.12 or later), you can use Opus audio file (.opus) as a custom sound file. Opus is free and it claim to be better than mp3 and Vorbis. For more information, please see
https://hacks.mozilla.org/2012/07/firefox-beta-15-supports-the-new-opus-audio-format/
- Mp3 file is not support due to it is covered by patents (not freely licensed). This is Mozilla policy, not mine. For more information, please see
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Media_formats_supported_by_the_audio_and_video_elements
- You can adjust volume of "build-in sound" and "custom sound". "System sound" volume normally can be adjusted by control panel setting.
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: beca376a77cbbfb6091a1edbb6c5cbae
SHA1: 51c688f3927232a36a91d2addc9c7040379f7abd
SHA256: 1047e4f67709331828f2d1312bd6b8597116a94ea1d52ab3cf6d95b1a7a626c7

Version 1.53 187.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0 and later

Change from version 1.52

- add locale ru (Thank to TiRANiD)
- add support seamonkey (version >= 2.0)
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: f6976dc3d4a02ae87863a1423a3b3dc7
SHA1: eb82b7fcd53d3574845aacba4309deb7812e2b68
SHA256: 1b187ca41e62da163cd5eda9e1a2408ccd2a015ba02dcecbf67f43af05ccc7c8

Version 1.52 180.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.51

- Email checking will do every time last email tab is closed (or changed to other URL). This will make email counter update after you finish with your email work. (Thank to this brilliant idea from Matthew Parker).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: 7fb411a5005e834183788a9ebd3c98ac
SHA1: 5072b4c9510caf46f72a473a810ef9297b4bbf85
SHA256: 7974ce6cd1ed53db0d978e352851f4536188f480d340c3d3cd3c324abb45cfad

Version 1.51 179.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.50

- Fix incompatiblity to firefox 13 (NS_ERROR_UNEXPECTED of nsIXMLHttpRequest)(Thank to Ron Cole). The incidence of this error is unknown, I don't see it in my computer.
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: a7662eb376576a2f26d14a26c0d9a32c
SHA1: f60d44ffbb3575fc2cc7979d5aed67255d90b8d3
SHA256: 68b206a30d5ad9ef885fc3e965da9aba1ded52c6b7ea2f16bb143e14f9b414f5

Version 1.50 179.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.49

- Change some code for easiler debug
- Fix system sound problem in Mac
- New alert system "Attention Alert" (Thank to Alexander Solovets).
This alert is an attempt to get the user's attention. How this happens varies based on OS and window manager.
On Windows, the taskbar button for the window flashes, if this hasn't been disabled by the user.
On Linux, the behaviour varies from window manager to window manager - some flash the taskbar button, others focus the window immediately. This may be configurable as well.
On Macintosh, the icon in the upper right corner of the desktop flashes.
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com
- Special thank to Primož Dominko, Пею Йовев, 狂飙(networm), 空執(Back2Good), Stephan Mandok, Paweł Kościelny, Mikael Hiort af Ornäs, Sinan Kaan Yerli (skyerli.org). They donate their time for additional translation despite they are very busy. I am very appreciated.

Checksum:
MD5: 9eeb5c70c0126ccc66fd5d02f46b1db3
SHA1: 212ff98cf8887da410032c49b95ebccb05e00f88
SHA256: 404e81bbbec22fa1c41c4c1e789fd3c3dc7b398859845fb64b4b112e223c78d9

Version 1.49 175.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.48

- Hotmail change the code making non-inbox counter error. This version fix this problem. (Thank to Johnson Lin)
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com

Checksum:
MD5: 31b71dd9633b3d4b17297c66480d9398
SHA1: 99aa946bf15f48e101bfddc2140a99f6443abec6
SHA256: d554c87da12fc9e88a84125d120502a55e0d93cbb97cd209d25805b0159ae63e

Version 1.48 175.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.47

- Fix the bug for incorrectly alert. This bug occur due to Hotmail change the code. (Thank to Dember)
- Add zh-TW locale (Thank to 空執(Back2Good)).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com
- Special thank to zh-TW for making this difficult long translation in the very need situation.

Checksum:
MD5: 00d0f4f14d10affc3b676e203d91ccb5
SHA1: a199e88d10aa3904bbfd13a39c11755f1c7d6dd0
SHA256: 0b28e45f25527b1fb05a9dcc0e038121c1c4ef5a3deebb903a71ae5468ca3834

Version 1.47 174.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.46

- No code change.
- Add sv-SE locale (Thank to Mikael Hiort af Ornäs).
- Add fr locale (Thank to Olivier M.).
- Add de locale (Thank to Stephan Mandok).
- Locale zh-TW change back to use default language (until someone volunteer to translate it).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com
- Special thank to Mikael Hiort af Ornäs, Olivier M., and Stephan Mandok for the incredible effort to translate this extension, no matter what how much work it need!!

Checksum:
MD5: 0025b5579922594168a2a57c5a887b55
SHA1: d4ca76d86dbc352f6a00527be90f654b6f7be6f5
SHA256: 291edec4968411a9b95a2e74e5ded5b4821d4ffba10a3233066e7fa5574c5a1d

Version 1.46 155.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.45

- No code change.
- Add zh-CN locale (Thank to 狂飙(networm)).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com
- Special thank to 狂飙(networm). He had spend a lot of time to make sure that translation was accurate before send the translation to me. I don't need to correct anything, unbelievable!

Checksum:
MD5: 7afdd4d3b9951e39ac8286295f8c74d6
SHA1: 267030f455290ee929d49c549d1ecd3d41c47977
SHA256: be606e3bb57e1b0fa527655c3b42673b7f8d46f04c066c94f91557e91d80660c

Version 1.45 149.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.44

- Add bg locale (Thank to Пею Йовев (spacy01))
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@gmail.com
- Special thank to Пею Йовев (spacy01). He is a very good people. He translate this big help file because many people in Bulgaria don't speak English. Oh! He do it for help other people!!

Checksum:
MD5: db7ebc920c8617fe7a76cd05e5acda79
SHA1: a418535c0fe025f3f4cac996b65fcc1f6ddeae20
SHA256: f27547679291f3d95af03bdee26737ef49675c0a5c8ee9bb4a6d684ee522c5b8

Version 1.44 143.4 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Version 1.44
Change from version 1.43

- Add tr locale (Thank to Cerem Beyazıt)
- Help has new style (Thank to Cerem Beyazıt)
- Reset stage will show (0) instead of blank ()
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8 and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@hotmail.com
- Special thank to Cerem Beyazıt, he is an another rare one who translate this very big help file. This file need a lot of time and strength, but he can do it!

Checksum:
MD5: c996781437c6d9a3100548817158464b
SHA1: 2ed02cbb418c9486329a7eae541df1dd3ed504dd
SHA256: 1a87729fd7af397520c43a30f4bb56d72a553227f25072b6eff9d4a2a078b3f0

Version 1.43 137.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Version 1.43
Change from version 1.42

- Howmail watcher now use only secure channel https to connect to hotmail. This will help keep user account secure from hackers-especially if user commonly use public computers or unsecure wireless connections. To make hotmail watcher faster and make user more secure, I recommend to turn on "Use HTTPS automatically" options of windows live account by going to https://account.live.com/ManageSSL.
- Help file change to xhtml for localization support.
- add locale pl (Thank to Paweł Kościelny).
- Minor bug fix - context menu check box not work properly.
- Change back from dynamic CSS to static CSS to improve speed in firefox 3.6 (Thank to Leo Pernes).
- Major improvement - User interface now mainly use CSS. Many informations are avaliable for CSS as attributes, so the user can tweak by userChrome.css more easily and effectively. (Thank to Chris ng).
- Improve loading icon (Thank to Paweł Kościelny).
- If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8 and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at sonthakit@hotmail.com
- Again - Special thank to Paweł Kościelny. He is the only one who translate help file to non english language. This is a very big file, no one ever want to translate this. The fact is - I had lost hope for localization for a long time because of this big file. But the world always has a special rare guy - Am I right?

Checksum:
MD5: d7336db78290cd1e7a313e7c0c2c477c
SHA1: f82b7407d774c47dd872be75630964b3752c2cf3
SHA256: 7bbe9947a68291330f468700218b56109d1a394269af6a9ce6adee8c5c50e8d8

Version 1.42 122.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Version 1.42
Change from version 1.41
- Fix minor bug - Reuse existing mail tab first option not work properly (Thank to JohnB)

Checksum:
MD5: b08ddb66b1999a18689db24b7c5f88fc
SHA1: 0b4b7966304a6693c126e6b21faa3814be1d43cf
SHA256: f9ea109cd80b5712eff4720b90a4acbb31f519dc552e6aed3da0721da050c182

Version 1.41 122.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Version 1.41
Change from version 1.40
- Another "check now" for context menu is added to the top. This is for user who has no middle click. (Thank to baltvilks)
- You can select to open email in new background tab (Thank to xoxoJen)
- New two toolbar icon fonts are added (Thank to Paweł Kościelny)

Checksum:
MD5: 0a16052ef339d8adfaa0313aa8ff1743
SHA1: ad75cd23db0625f4f31b7db4e92a80494e22e010
SHA256: 9a6d477bb8951d7c5f8f2e6706822878d9e601b343cc10ff7699203f57a7b50e

Version 1.40 89.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.34
- Can customized left click and middle click. (Thank to David Stelpstra)
- Change infrastructure by using javascript module.
- Special thank to Primož Dominko

Checksum:
MD5: 7fa56adcc94108e8107ac8d971fc03ae
SHA1: 9f165a02f7ba2c755710bd884b58df1fc972e0e4
SHA256: fdbf386013b184280725d8e4859d1fb757ff12cffad57cdfbef9513b812e678a

Version 1.34 84.0 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.33
- In some unknown situation, email loading is not complete. Disable option "reuse existing email tab first" can solve this problem (Thank to Chris Moore). So, this version will disable this option by default.
- Correct miss spell (Thank to P.D. and John R).

Checksum:
MD5: 7d09e70c47bc8f40d01cc6dfb8f4ed86
SHA1: c5dbb33e1d9d707638889da1b3c07063f2568acd
SHA256: c2fd74f92c9676c2c6fe87af24f0b4d2cffe4343c259beaa206ce95f2fe3f935

Version 1.33 84.0 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.31
- Remove icon size 18x18 and 20x20 for new firefox toolbar size policy
- Update feedback URL
- New option to try to reuse already opened email tab

Checksum:
MD5: 441d87cdcf90ac0e144919b87cad2626
SHA1: 326733881dff3a1e103611b89a33e2e89253ae27
SHA256: be0c9484579024075b1ee216e55abe15f9dd82db38331de64823417e3449030a

Version 1.31 111.6 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Change from version 1.30
- Can choose to reset the counter when left click
- Toolbar button have large and small font
- Small font is now the default font
- Support firefox 4.0.*
- Firefox 4 compatible - new toolbar size (all platform)
- Firefox 4 compatible - new 64x64 and 48x48 default Add-on Icon
- Update help file

Checksum:
MD5: c8ae53692c8b2fda104125f67deb445c
SHA1: 80e39e1e889a0db649c5c9ea620f1cb867a3a4e4
SHA256: 82fc081dbe9e93759d9c986f730425360fd37aa77506b1d7088a72796b2863ea

Version 1.30 65.5 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0b7

Change from version 1.21
support firefox 4.0.beta7
New help system
New option to delay first checking for making Firefox start faster (Thank to Media Gearhead)
New option to hide status bar icon (Thank to Denis Evteev)
New option to disable loading icon (Thank to Denis Evteev)
Double click will open only one tab (Thank to Wojtek Swiatek)
Fix bug in some firefox language version that make timer selection not correct (Thank to purgerman)
Firefox 4 compatible - Using xpi compression only, JAR compression is not use anymore.
Firefox 4 compatible - Default for first run - Toolabar icon is shown and Add-on (status) bar icon is hide.

Checksum:
MD5: 8332d038d53008aac2aabcbf4c024ed1
SHA1: c50ea681447fdb13ac729dc6bb96da18f2b04fd9
SHA256: a63c3b1687d8a999e23dbe2f798630a2e68a9d800d8875faabc3d2a4fc1cb2e2

Version 1.21 56.3 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Change from version 1.20
Bug fix - Close button not show on Mac.
Show warning that Mac OS X need Growl notification system for display alert

MD5: 84163e32e3de03f2c8fa73318a9409a9
SHA-1: 5803739302632c2dec51e5e51c07df613611a818
SHA-256: 5cda69655d705a209aafac9644d87ca29eac2cd2be2cf8481e9c70616ddce3d1

Version 1.20 56.3 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Change from version 1.11
- Limited counter on toolbar button can be shown
- Option to choose open mail in current tab or new tab
- Bug fix: Close button not show on Mac
- Bug fix: Custom sound not work properly on Mac
- Thank to John W, TommyX and Jack Dickert for helping.

MD5: 3a381c69857c5261bd11981a9eaba46e
SHA-1: 965141d3d70ae28cdf1769dcfb3ee61ec70f00dd
SHA-256: 708fa0447a07d197635d8c835b24744a9a3c70b88c0df18ba88a48d5dd36e6d4

Version 1.11 48.1 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Change from version 1.10
- Change code to support new hotmail version
- Change icon to hotmail new icon
- Add checking interval 1,2,3 and 4 minutes
- Checking interval 2,3 and 4 hours are no longer support anymore
- Request time out decrease to 50 seconds

MD5: e60c66d65f950c3d0102215a80bedb62
SHA-1: bbab2dcbc12379a8676087866791e635c7bfa757
SHA-256: dd9bb73b8add4290ce311514ed4e1521b314bed9d1fdd4a68dcc05ea08de4c2d

Version 1.10 76.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

Change from version 1.01
- Alert sound can be changed.
- Have a new option to "Not only inbox check", but non system folders can also be checked too.
- Can alert newly arrived email by "increasing unread email count" method.

MD5: 483531f1541d850ccc443b55211adb66
SHA-1: 565e79f3ffcda7d8340adac31aa44d674d4081de
SHA-256: ae4d87d64d90b79dcbfd1c86ebd4dbeab46c59b86533bc83d879cb7bb1757aa1

Version 1.01 75.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

More strict criteria to detect log out status.

MD5: d976b9aa99f5beeda0d78b0b3194abb4
SHA-1: 6970ee22e1bec786f890966e6751c56f1e084133
SHA-256: 2f5b06038db143372113b480aa82e530f9d2f6bb25be3e9d7596d28559aebdd1

Version 1.00 75.8 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

First stable non-experimental version.

Checksum:
MD5: bb5a632127f4c3bee99e2b84c60e27a0
SHA1: 6cada50531c0ce1fe5350c7a1af7650e2fed42f8
SHA256: 1b580d187246bba9dc35120b387bcb7275411c642499d75474dc40f6c30dcb6e