QuickFolders (Tabbed Folders) Version History

88 versions

Be careful with old versions!

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Version 1.9.5 183.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.1.*

  • [Bug 22902] Added ensureStyleSheetLoaded method for testing

  • Fixed [Bug 23091] this caused parent subfolder to be opened instead of subfolder (if not visible in folder tree)

  • Added deep scanning of folder counts and display for all sub menu items. menus with unread nested sub folders also bold.

  • Fixed missing translation in french options screen

  • Fixed [Bug 23078] the (black) font on the full colored pimped tabs was unreadeable. Hardcoded to White for dark backgrounds.
    (only when using filled style) this overrides the user set font color

  • improved spacing around Category Dropdown

Version 1.9.3 182.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.1a3, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.2a1pre

  • Simplified folder navigation - you will be able to click / drag on expanding popup nodes, similar to the Firefox bookmark menus - no more duplication / right dragging for these. this also resolves Bug 22901
  • Added Version History link to Options / Support Panel
  • Feature Request link on Support Panel (uses Bugzilla)

Version 1.9.1 176.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.2a1pre

  • Fixed Bug 22585 - Smart Folders view erratically switched to standard folder if clicked folder is in a collapsed tree branch
  • Fixed Bug 21054 - Enabled scrolling long menus while dragging by using code from Robert Gibson's "Scroll Menus On Drag" extension https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/1411
  • Fixed Bug 22695 - now folders can be moved within the folder tree without QuickFolders losing track of them
  • Added code for displaying counts of subfolders (suggested by Pavel)
  • Added code for customizing the "QuickFolders" label (suggested by Pavel)
  • Added an option for sorting subfolders in menus alphabetically
  • On Upgrade of an existing version, now shows version history and donation page.
  • Added locale sr by DakSrbija
  • tightened up namespace pollution issues
  • Added version history jump to options dialog (right-click from version number)

Version 1.8.8 175.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0.*

  • fixed missing Icons in options and reorder tabs dialogs.
  • Added locale zh-CN by Loviny
  • Added CTRL+Click tab shortcut for opening a new mail tab.

Version 1.8.7 171.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0.*

  • added tooltiptext with full folder name + server
  • Fixed some layout issues in Options screen (linux case sensitivity, vertical spacing)
  • localized Add-Ons description
  • added hidden option for not changing the folder tree view (extensions.quickfolders.disableFolderSwitching)
  • further reduced namespace pollution
  • moved all picture resources to skin folder and packaged into a jar file to conserve resources (1 file handle instead of 81)

Version 168.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0.*

Changes since the last public version (1.8.3)
  • Bug 22295 fixed:(selecting a QuickFolder closes single Message Tab) => now opens a folder view tab
  • Bug 22144 fixed: Highlighting not updated when switching Tabs in TB3 - now also selects Category if necessary!
  • Bug 22316 fixed: Added Transparency options for toolbar (Personas support!) and tabs (translucently colored, use white for almost complete transparency)
  • fixed: Broken Dutch locale leading to crashes for the users of this language
  • improved: toggling between flat style and native style tabs
  • improved: following external support links in TB3 and SeaMonkey
  • Added: New Menu items Help and Support to main popup menu
  • Improved: tried to resolve as many name space conflicts as possible by using QF_ prefix for global objects
  • added: Shadows option
  • added: ca-AD locale (Catalan) by Jordi Benaiges; Improvements to Russian, Italian and Dutch locales.
  • bundled all locales into locales.jar
  • Fixed crashes in TB2 caused by recent modifications (unnecessary use of let)
  • Removed Shadow & Alpha Blending from TB2 as it doesn't support them.

Version 1.8.3 161.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0.*

IMPORTANT PATCH: fixed code which made branching code fail in Linux - replaced Application Name (Mozilla-Thunderbird) with ID .
Fixed (TB3): External Support links in Options dialog are now shown in new content Tabs.
More selection improvements for virtual folders (such as search / smart folders)
Added special icons for Junk, Drafts, Outbox and Templates

Version 1.8.2 154.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0.*

Fixed (TB3): The folder view did not switch to "Smart Folders" when a Smart Folder was clicked on a QuickFolder.
Since the last versions (1.7, 1.7.2, 1.8, 1.8.1) have not been reviewed due to a bug on AMO's Submit Extension Pages, this release has quite a huge list of fixes. The main enhancements are focused at the users of Thunderbird 3 and Postbox 1.1.

See the complete version history on Mozdev.

Version 1.6.4 147.0 KiB Works with SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.0.*, Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0

QuickFolders Version 1.6.4
fixed bug 21960 icon for inbox not visible in postbox
fixed disabled dropping emails to virtual (search) folders

Version 1.5pre2 134.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b4

Maintenance version - fixes some issues with popup menus that were not removed when dragging emails into them (most apparent when using the feature "Expand Subfolders in Popup Menus")

Other than that - no new functionality was added.

Version 1.5pre1 133.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b4

Version 1.5 - Lots of changes & improvements

AG fixed slowdown of operations that change the number of Total / Unread emails because QF was updated every time - now done asynchronously with a 1000ms timer.
fixed TB3 folder tree did not scroll to correct position
added new Option: show subfolders in popup menus
added whole / striped tab option and backgrounds
fixed: no more accidental menu popups when customizing toolbars
improved "Change the order of bookmarks " dialog
added scrollbars and animation to "change order of bookmarks" dialog
added Postbox support
open items tweaks in whole tab coloring (active, hover consistency)
known issues
* sometimes the colors do not show up on program startup. Any folder modification (e.g. unread/read) or Category selection will make the color appear
* popup menus might close delayed
* Change the order of bookmarks has the wrong height (should be 80% of its parent)
Postbox specific
known issues color submenu still has no colors
some minor CSS errors

Version 1.2 83.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b3

* added: Categories are sorted alphabetically
* added: Compatibility for Tb3.0b3
* fixed: Quickfolders label floats to right when switched on via options dialog
* fixed: warning "QuickFolders is not defined" in quickfolders.js

Version 1.0.3 69.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b2

fixed: tried to fix an issue with TB3 b2 (winxp) with GetMsgFolderFromUri and removed IMAP specific code
added: language resource for copy folders to clipboard message
added: colored panels to category screen

Version 0.9.13 62.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b2

- removed constant debug output of keyboard handler
- increased width of options window to avoid truncation of italian quickhelp texts
- added language resources for debug items and icon for copy folder to clipboard
- added debug section localization

Version 0.9.12 60.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b2

This release allows you to change the keyboard shortcut modifier to Control in stead of Alt, as the Alt + Number shortcuts are used by the Lightning add-on (configurable in the options screen).

Leopoldo Saggin has kindly translated QuickFolders to Italian.

Version 0.9.10 58.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 3.0b2

fixed: removed some common global identifiers that might cause incompatibilities with other extensions.

Version 53.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

See Version History! :)

Version 0.9.9 44.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

Fixes breaking problem introduced in 0.9.8 (in combination with another add-on ).

Adds icons to bookmarks for known folder types. You can enable this in the aptly named "Pimp my tabs!" tab of the options panel.

Version 0.9.5 26.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

0.9.5 Added "Always Show" option in Categories
Tidied Categories Catalog by adding a separate Ok button
reintroduced Icon into install.rdf

Version 0.9.2 45.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

Fixes a packaging bug causing the add-on to stop working.

Version 0.8.1 31.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

This update rolls back the layout update from 0.8, as it caused visibility problems for some people.

Added in 0.8 (many thanks to Axel Grude):
- You can now reorder the bookmark buttons by just dragging them along the toolbar
- You can compact a folder by right clicking the bookmark button and clicking "Compact folder".

Version 0.7 11.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

This update adds the possibility to archive (move) messages to one of your bookmarked folders using a keyboard shortcut. If you press alt + shift + (number of the target folder), the selected message(s) will be moved to that folder.

Another small change: the currently selected folder will always be underlined in the quickfolders bar.

Version 0.6 11.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

This update enables the user to use keyboard shortcuts to get to the Quick Folders. The first ten folders on to the bar are numbered, the user can select the folders by pressing ALT plus the number of the folder. This is enabled by default in the new version.

The options screen can now also be reached through the "Options" button in the addons list.

There is also a new option (disabled by default) to display the total number of messages in a folder besides the number of unread messages.

Version 0.4 9.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

This version correctly updates the number of unread messages on the folder buttons when new mail arrives or mail has been read. It shows the buttons folders which have new mail in bold (you can disable this through the options by right clicking on the toolbar).

This update also fixes a problem which sometimes happened when the user selected a different folder view than "All folders".

Version 0.3.2 9.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0.0.*

Lets you install Quickfolders in TB

Version 0.3.1 9.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 2.0

Update to allow installation on Thunderbird 2.0 (no other modifications)

Version 0.3 9.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 1.5.0.*

Version 0.3 adds these features:
- Change the order of the bookmarks: right click on the toolbar itself (not a folder button), and click "change the order of bookmarks"
- Possibility to remove the QuickFolders label from the toolbar (right click the toolbar and click "QuickFolders options")
- Possibility to show the number of unread messages in a folder on the bookmark button (also modifiable through the options dialog)

Version 0.2 7.0 KiB Works with Thunderbird 1.5 - 1.5.0.*

First version. Still todo:
- Adjust the order of bookmarks