Version History of Firefox 29.0.1

What’s New

  • FIXED
  • 29.0.1 -pdf.js printing white page (1003707)
  • FIXED
  • 29.0.1 - Tabs not visible with dark themes under Windows 8.1 (907373)
  • FIXED
  • 29.0.1 - Session Restore failed with a corrupted sessionstore.js file (1001167)
  • FIXED
  • 29.0.1 - Seer disabled by default (1005958)
  • NEW
  • Significant new customization mode makes it easy to personalize your Web experience to access the features you use the most (learn more)
  • NEW
  • A new, easy to access menu sits in the right hand corner of Firefox and includes popular browser controls
  • NEW
  • Sleek new tabs provide an overall smoother look and fade into the background when not active
  • NEW
  • An interactive onboarding tour to guide users through the new Firefox changes
  • NEW
  • The ability to set up Firefox Sync by creating a Firefox account (learn more)
  • NEW
  • Gamepad API finalized and enabled (learn more)
  • NEW
  • HTTPS used for Yahoo Searches performed in en-US locale
  • NEW
  • Malay [ma] locale added
  • CHANGED
  • Clicking on a W3C Web Notification will switch to the originating tab
  • DEVELOPER
  • 'box-sizing' (dropping the -moz- prefix) implemented (learn more)
  • DEVELOPER
  • Console object available in Web Workers (learn more)
  • DEVELOPER
  • Promises enabled by default (learn more)
  • DEVELOPER
  • SharedWorker enabled by default
  • DEVELOPER
  • <input type="number"> implemented and enabled
  • DEVELOPER
  • <input type="color"> implemented and enabled
  • DEVELOPER
  • Enabled ECMAScript Internationalization API
  • DEVELOPER
  • Add-on bar has been removed, content moved to navigation bar
  • DEVELOPER
  • Implemented URLSearchParams from the URL specification (see MDN for details )

FIXED

  • Various security fixes
  • Known Issues
  • UNRESOLVED
  • Text Rendering Issues on Windows 7 with Platform Update KB2670838 (MSIE 10 Prerequisite) or on Windows 8.1 has a workaround (see 812695)
  • UNRESOLVED
  • Without affecting security, after restoring your session, Extended Validation Certificates might not display (See 995801)
  • UNRESOLVED
  • Slow shut downs lead to 'Firefox is already running' warning (see 966469 and 985655)