Vivaldi 1.10 – Sorting Downloads, Docked Dev Tools

Once Vivaldi 1.9 was released to the stable branch, the next version of the browser reached the developer branch. A new snapshot of the upcoming version  1.10, introduces a long requested feature, docked Developer Tools. Let's see what has changed.

Downloads sorting

The user can can now sort Downloads in the Side Panel by name, size, date added and date finished. You also have the option to sort them manually. Watch the following video:

Vivaldi Download Sorting

Desktop wallpaper as the Speed Dial background

In Windows 8 and above, it is possible now to select your desktop wallpaper as the background image for your Start Page in Vivaldi. A new option in Settings, when enabled, will make the browser apply your desktop background to the Speed Dial page.

Os Wallpaper

Docked Developer Tools
Developers have had a long standing request for the ability to dock Developer Tools. The first developer version of the upcoming Vivaldi 1.10 browser finally features this ability. It is still possible to have them in a separate window if you prefer this mode.

Docked Devtools

Better thumbnails for Speed Dial folders

Another long standing request is finally fulfilled. In Speed Dial, instead of all folders appearing with the same icon, they now give you a glimpse of their contents, which makes it a little bit easier to quickly select the correct folder.

Folders 2

Download (1.10.834.9)

Source: Vivaldi.

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Author: Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer who started Winaero back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to Microsoft, Windows and popular software. Follow him on Telegram, Twitter, and YouTube.

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