A new weekly build of the innovative browser, Vivaldi is out. This time it is Vivaldi 1.0.212. This version includes several usability improvements like a new feature enhancement to popular mouse gestures and many fixes for the most frequently reported bugs from the last released build. Let's take a closer look.
To access the extensions page in Vivaldi, you can simply type the following text in the address bar:
Next, Vivaldi 1.0.212 comes with keyboard activated mouse gestures. This means that now you can press the Alt key instead of the right mouse button.
Besides these, you will be glad to know that the following issues were fixed:
- A bug which caused a blank extensions page.
- Several bugfixes to tabs.
- Bugfixes in the search field.
- In Linux, font colors are improved for tabs with a dark color scheme.
That's it. You can download Vivaldi 1.0.212 using the following links:
Download Vivaldi 1.0.212
- Windows: 32-bit | 64-bit (experimental)
- Mac: Intel
- Linux DEB: 64-bit | 32-bit
- Linux RPM: 64-bit | 32-bit
The complete change log looks as follows:
- VB-7250 - Add commands to toggle tab bar and address bar
- VB-7243 - The search box no longer works
- VB-7242 - Mouse wheel tab switching is too sensitive with Apple magic mice
- VB-7231 - (Mac) Native windows do not display a title
- VB-7228 - Vivaldi-color matching algorithm sometimes picks the wrong color
- VB-7225 - Spatial navigation outline scrolls the wrong way when page scrolls
- VB-7206 - Paste in the address bar sometimes does not trigger the popup with suggestions
- VB-7196 - Add checkbox in settings to toggle tab bar
- VB-7163 - UI layout breaks with tabs on left/right
- VB-7055 - Page content can overlap status bar on resize
- VB-6966 - Crash at startup with session loss when closing browser at vivaldi:extensions
- VB-6961 - vivaldi:extensions is blank
- VB-5318 - Restart button in downloads panel is always active
- VB-2849 - Disabling color tabs makes progress bar invisible
- VB-7325 - Tabs on the sides without thumbnail have inconsistent size
- VB-7315 - Some mice need two scrolls to switch tabs
- VB-7289 - Mouse scroll wheel tab switching reverted with rmb
- VB-7283 - Drag extension file to extensions page to install
- VB-6926 - Activate mouse gestures with Alt key
- VB-3774 - Crash installing Adblock Plus
- VB-7368 - Wrong font color on the bookmarks page with the dark theme
- VB-7347 - URL autocomplete does not work on first attempt
- VB-7332 - Unreliable mouse gestures
- VB-7285 - Tab thumbnail shows for a brief second on startup then collapses to regular tab view
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