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Opera 10.0 Beta 2 (Build 1642) 0 out of 5 based on 0 ratings.

Opera 10.0 Beta 2 (Build 1642)  Change Log

User Interface

Added

* Opera Turbo warning icon
* Warning and advice about why dictionaries.xml file sometimes is missing from Auto update
* A "Synchronize Opera" button in the Speed Dial page
* Tab icons (inverted) for panels viewed as tabs
* An Open Folder menu item to the file browse control
* Multiple-server support for Auto Update
* A left-click context menu to the Opera Turbo button
* New icons for DOM Console, Who is, Send File, Spell Check, Authormode, and Usermode
* A context menu option to reload images in high quality
* Widget version support
* Password Manager with context-menu support

Improvements

* Updated opera:x, error and fraud page interfaces
* Preinstalled dictionaries now have full name in the "Choose default language" page in the wizard
* Allowed Speed Dial to have a custom favicon
* Now possible to set a new spell UI session without a pop-up menu
* Adjusted the progress spinner on thumbnails not to overlap other tabs when tabs are small
* Updated the ID for the Widget logo icon used in installation wizard
* Implemented a progressive disclosure control on "Report a site problem" dialog box
* All submenus are now given icons from the skin
* Shadows on active tabs are now less harsh
* Implemented new Dialog Toggle icons and revised the Mail icons
* Swapped the Send and Do Not Send send buttons in error-report dialog box
* Adjusted the position of the menu button menu
* Updated dialog images
* Allowed for addition of extra line padding in the Widgets panel
* Windowless Silverlight no longer disappears when using context menu
* Pressing Enter to select an item in a dropdown box no longer submits a form
* Enabled tab thumbnails check box by default in Customize dialog box; if selected forces "wrapping off"
* Updated Check, Send and Check/Send icons
* Updated Search icon
* Notification now shown when Opera Turbo servers are busy
* Improvements to hover state on tabs (better contrast) and tabs on the side
* Panels viewed as Tabs now have their own favicon and thumbnail image
* Removed text shadow on buttons and its influence on Web buttons
* Images appended after page load will now display until "screen refresh"
* Updated appearance of standard-skin dialog boxes
* Applied a small tweak to the background of the standard-skin close buttons
* Several tweaks made to the Windows native skin
* Windows Media Player plug-in is now recognized on Win 9x operating systems
* Initated work on Windows native skin: panels, thumbnail tabs, and normal tabs
* Images to be used as desktop background are only saved in the user's profile pictures folder
* If the menu bar is hidden, the button menu now shows on alt UP instead of alt DOWN to be consistant with other applications using this
* Opera now automatically adds itself to exceptions in Windows firewall

Renamed

* "Transfers" to "Downloads"
* "Wand" to "Password Manager" (Tools > Advanced > Password Manager)

Fixed

* Text overlaps in enhanced tabs
* Aborting the printing of a Web page
* Windows Media Player not painting when going back/forward and occasionally on first load
* Login dialogs corrupting on startup
* MultiEdit fields being spellchecked if the spell checker is turned on without focus
* Files with spaces not opening after download
* Editing file/folder chooser boxes by hand
* Automatic Opera Turbo mode not being reflected in the status field
* Aqua skin Progress Bar display
* Translated strings in Romanian not fitting the error-report and Appearance dialog boxes
* Some UI buttons enlarging on focus
* Tiled background in Speed Dial not being remembered
* Panel header text becoming unbolded when customized
* Internet-to-Intranet override polishing
* Background image change not repainting a new area
* Setting Opera Turbo through the Details dialog box
* Activate Next Tab not working when tabs are launched in the background via control-shift-click
* Leaks in the error-logging dialog box
* Closing tabs while a tooltip is rendering
* Issue with Trash can being dragged to the widgets area in Widgets panel
* Background color of alternate rows disappearing in a list
* Opera continuously opening tabs if choosing "Opera Internet Browser" and "Remember choice" in the BitTorrent Client Selection dialog
o BT download dialog box now inherits most of the functionality from the download dialog, including the Save functionality
* Progress Bar not always disappearing after a page has finished loading
* Creating a search when right clicking on a search text field
* Yahoo! mediaplayer in learnenglish.de
* Spatial navigation on the Yahoo! frontpage
* Spell checker occasionally stopped working when immediately pressing Del and Space
* Saving a picture that has not been fully downloaded
* Uninstalling a dictionary
* Spell checker occasionally stops working after correcting a word
* Spacing between Search and the Address fields
* Incorrect escaping/unescaping of characters in WebserverRequest.uri
* Session not being saved when closing Opera
* Creation of Speed Dial duplicates when merging
* "Go" button not taking new search field into account
* Downloading a new .torrent file with Opera Turbo enabled
* The Wikipedia Cortado Java Theora player working in Opera 10
* Posting loading/posting of links on a wall at Facebook
* An issue with TinyMCE and Opera Dragonfly
* Keyboard focus not showing in the Opera user interface
* SVG background images disappearing on hover
* Inability use a folder nickname as home page
* Error dialog during Auto update when selecting the current limited user in the Run As dialog box using a limited account on WinXP
* Dark background image in the Windows native: text in the Speed Dial search field
* Windows native skin drop-down listbox missing its down arrows
* Switching to English when auto updating
* Problem with the nytimes.com page while closing Opera
* ShellExecuteEx error dialog when cancelling the UAC/User Access Control dialog
* A menu coming up only if Alt was pressed, and not Alt + something or Alt Gr
* System-wide settings not being read
* /settings command-line flag not being functional
* Display of enhanced tab thumbnails when page uses bitmap fonts
* Wrong name being listed for Azureus in the BitTorrent Client Selection dialog box
* Hiding the menu button menu with Alt when opened with a mouse click


Mail, News, Chat

Added

* A dialog to warn about the mail database consistency check
* An account preference to determine if the content transfer restriction is set to 8 bit or 7 bit
* Several icons to the Compose menu
* New icons for setting status in a chat window

Improvements

* Lightened the color of the Page Bar: icons now working on all toolbars, panel color enhanced for better differentiation
* Changed several icons in the Tools menu to colored versions that already exist
* Mail-header buttons no longer overlap the bottom of the toolbar
* Improvements made to HTML e-mail composition
* Clicking on a new message notification now trying:
1. to find a window where the message is visible
2. to open unread if it is visible there
3. to open the account view if it is not visible there

Fixed

* Double-clicking a note to insert into mail when replying
* Replying to a message and the cursor is invisible
* 8 bit not being the default content-transfer encoding
* Changing a mail account breaks the automatic encoding selector
* Opera Mail welcome message encoding and other strings
* Reopening a HTML draft with "prefer plain text" and HTML source shows in compose window
* Pasting a message and the paste buffer is cleared
* An old draft being shown on reopening
* HTML keyboard shortcuts working in plain text mode
* Mail client selection dialog not being displayed on first mailto click after an upgrade
* Chat connection status for multiple accounts
* Adding a large attachment to a message prevents e-mail composition
* Plain text e-mail composing
* Setting "Open with other application" to "Opera" for mailto
* Printing mail which resulted in an empty page
* Doing "Synchronization" on POP3 mail check
* Importing mail stops when files are open
* Disabling spell checker in multiline edit boxes causing a shut down
* Title in IRC channels equalling the title shown in the app window title bar
* Ability to paste into inline find in mail view
* Decoding error when writing an HTML mail with a non-ASCII character
* Text not fitting in several dialog boxes when switching to the Romanian language
* Signature not changing when changing an account
* Links opened from mail and newsfeeds not loading when focusing on another mail/feed entry


Display and scripting

Added

* An Open Folder menu item to the file browse control

Improvements

* Web fonts loaded in memory and the font name retrieved
* FormatBlock now correctly affects ancestors of the contentEditable element
* browser.js can now be disabled when doing auto update
* DOMContentLoaded now fires when traversing history
* Support for getting localized strings from JavaScript
* Max values now set for the automatic memory cache

Fixed

* Onload script not executing in frameset where one frame's src is set to "#"
* Hardcoded strings in XML files
* Scope when defining getter for the HTMLElement document prototype
* Regex [^x]* failing to match certain characters
* Recursive regular expression causing stack exhaustion


Network

Added

* A link on the error page for cross-network communication


Security

Added

* Full set of padlock icons for security dialog box

Improvements

* Improvements made to prevent spoofing of services

Fixed

* Recognizing EV certificates issued directly from the Root
* Importing certificates


Miscellaneous

Added

* A placeholder in Opera Turbo for plug-ins that are not loaded yet
* Functionality for switching Opera Turbo mode off for separate image elements

Improvements

* Now possible to add Opera Turbo configuration files per language
* Improved anti-spoof checking

Fixed

* Loading an automatically saved session
* Various dialogs with third-party mouse plug-ins installed
* High memory use related to the disk cache on huge torrents

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