Web Translate Version History

15 versions

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Version 3.6 5.0 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

3.6 version
- fixed DeepL translator to work with selected text
- fixed DeepL translator UI to fit whole into the popup
- action for opening translator in a new tab will now NOT use a container
- Thunderbird will now show Google Translate consent on install (otherwise it would fail)
- translated addon to more languages
  • Source code released under None

Version 3.5 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- fixed new Google Consent page issue for the Google Translator
  • Source code released under None

Version 3.4 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- fixed translating text that contains "/" when using Google Translator
- added support for the new languages in the DeepL Translator (Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Estonian, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Romanian, Slovak, Slovenian, and Swedish)
  • Source code released under None

Version 3.2 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- hotfix for DeepL translator to honor target language setup when using the Popup window
- added Baidu ads blocking in the translator
- removed old fallback code for Google Translate
- all providers now fallback to Microsoft Translator if they can't load - this affects Chrome only as Firefox and Thunderbird can load all translators just fine
  • Source code released under None

Version 3.1 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- yet another hotfix for Google Translator
  • Source code released under None

Version 3.0 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- fixed Google Translate hotfix when using in separate tab / window
- fixed broken context menu in Compose window in Thunderbird
- preparing for translating icon next to selected text (this will require new permissions in Thunderbird)
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.9 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- yet another try to fix the broken Google Translate, this time more efficient and it should work on the first try (hopefully this fix will last for some time...)
- fixing focus issues again
- added fallback to Microsoft Bing if Google Translate fails
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.8 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- yet another fix for the Google Translate new security protection...
- fixed translator focus
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.7 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- fixing Google Translate fallback (yet another try...)
- added broken translator detection
- auto clear fallback translator after 8 hours
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.6 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- added caching for Google Translate fallback (basically this helps with faster loading of Google Translate)
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.5 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- added more fallbacks for Google translate
- fixed Google fallback for modal window
- added option to open translator in New tab (without the container)
- removed "messageModify" permission
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.4 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- added more fallbacks for Google to solve the Google Translate not loading bug (not a perfect solution, but it seems to work)
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.2 4.9 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- added Yandex translate
- added DeepL translator
- sidebar size can be now changed
- fixed translations and added more translations
- fixed settings page (many small issues)
- fixed Firefox Fission bug for non-dark more (dark mode is still broken)
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.1 4.8 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

- fixed modal window being displayed outside of visible area (if was moved and window size changed)
- fixed visual issues (padding around translator and links color)
- addon is now translated into MANY languages, please report translation issues! Thank you :)
- optimized build for smaller and faster speed!
- added link to GitHub to report issues
- toolbar icon title in Thunderbird can be now customized (or set to empty)
  • Source code released under None

Version 2.0 4.8 MiB Works with Thunderbird 78.0 and later

  • Source code released under None