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CHANGELOG

What's New in version 2019 build 2:

  • [Update]Chrome: 74.0.3729.131
  • [Update]Firefox: 66.0.5.7070
  • [Fix]A bug of text search

What's New in version 2018 build 5:

  • [Update]Chrome: 66.0.3359.170
  • [Update]Firefox: 60.0.0.6708

What's New in version 2014 build 7:

  • [Fix]Autofills causes freezing/crash
  • [Fix]Firefox UserAgent Error

What's New in version 2014 build 6:

  • [Update]chrome:35.0.1916.153
  • [Update]Firefox:30.0.0.5284
  • [Fix]Image isn't saved correctly under chrome engine
  • [Fix]Unable to change the rendering engine of the sites which have been assigned with firefox engine to IE engine via address bar
  • [Fix]Exported bookmarks have mess code
  • [Fix]Some video unable to play under IE engine
  • [Fix]Wrong zoom size under firefox engine
  • [Fix]Back shortcut back two page at a time
  • [Fix]Some pages diaplay incorrectly under chrome engine

What's New in version 2014 build 5:

  • [Update]Chrome:34.0.1847.131
  • [Fix]Chrome engine crashed when clearing records
  • [Fix]Under firefox/chrome engine,visited links didn't be cleared after clearing all records
  • [Fix]Cannot save logins under chrome engine
  • [Fix]Cannot search keywords on address bar under chrome engine
  • [Fix]Taskbar didn't disappear when watching videos in fullscreen
  • [Fix]Taskbar didn't disappear under full screen mode
  • [Fix]Toolbars still visible when minimizing Avant under full screen/desktop mode
  • [Fix]Blank page problem under firefox engine

What's New in version 2014 build 3:

  • [Update]Chrome engine:34.0.1847.116
  • [Add]Basque language
  • [Fix]New opened pages show blank after openning firefox downloader manager or detaching tab
  • [Fix]Tools>chrome>task manager option not working
  • [Fix]Youtube video has two sounds after refreshing under chrome engine

What's new in version 2014 build 2:

  • [Update] Chrome engine:33.0.1750.146
  • [Update] Firefox engine:27.0.1.5163
  • [Fix] Some problems may cause webpage crash
  • [Fix] Extra window pops up when clear all records
  • [Fix] Internal frame larger than screen 1-2px
  • [Fix] 'Disable flash animation' option doesn't work under chrome engine sometimes
  • [Fix] 'Save as' window doesn't pop up when saving selected region as image in XP
  • [Fix] Chrome addon warning bar disappears immediately after it is shown
  • [Fix] Open local webpage cause search result open under firefox engine

What's New in version 2014 build 1:

  • [Fix]Full Screen/Desktop mode won't keep when restart

What's New in version 2013 build 120:

  • [Update]Firefox:26.0.0.5097
  • [Update]Chrome:31.0.1650.63
  • [Fix]Cannot save logins under Chrome engine
  • [Fix]Problem of full screen/full destop mode
  • [Fix]status bar will flash outwhen moving mouse to the top under full screen/desktop mode
  • [Fix]Search bar cannot get focus when right clicking it

What's New in version 2013 build 119:

  • [Update]support IE 11
  • [Update]Firefox:25.0.0.5051
  • [Update]Chrome:30.0.1599.101
  • [Fix]Cannot open Help page
  • [Fix]Cannot load certain speed dial
  • [Fix]Cannot input text under firefox engine sometimes
  • [Fix]Cannot save non- English URL alias
  • [Fix]Other minor problems

What's New in version 2013 build 118:

  • [Update]Chrome engine:29.0.1547.76
  • [Fix]On some computer, Chrome engine crashes on the first run right after windows startup
  • [Fix]Display issue of 'Download All' function on Firefox's context menu

What's New in version 2013 build 117:

  • [Update]Chrome engine:29.0.1547.76
  • [Fix]Avant crashes when opening certain page using IE10 engine
  • [Fix]Share link to Facebook problem under Chrome engine

What's New in version 2012 build 7:

  • [Add]Firefox engine 8.0 beta 6(Download the Ultimate Version)
  • [Add]Tools>Proxy>Use Internet Explorer setting
  • [Add]Store speed dial icon in Avant profiles
  • [Add]Add F5 to refresh detached tab
  • [Add]Distinguish rendering mode for current page by watermark
  • [Fix]A problem which caused Avant Browser to crash on the system with non-English windows user account
  • [Fix]The filter expression problem to assign and delete rendering engine
  • [Fix]Drop down list and content menu disappear
  • [Fix]Some windows are covered by other windows
  • [Fix]New blank page loses focus
  • [Fix]Download file name miscode
  • [Fix]Ctrl+N opens two blank pages
  • [Fix]Hide taskbar Icon problem
  • [Fix]Ctrl+P causes error under firefox mode
  • [Fix]The page sticks to desktop when minimize browser
  • [Fix]Add bookmarks to subfolder
  • [Fix]The state of Safety lock on status bar
  • [Fix]The problem of moving restored window
  • [Fix]The problem of saving selected regione as picture
  • [Fix]ctrl+f loses focus
  • [Fix]View>source window shows behind browser window

What's New in version 2012 build 6:

  • [Add]Tools>Proxy>Use Internet Explorer setting
  • [Add]Store speed dial icon in Avant profiles
  • [Add]Add F5 to refresh detached tab
  • [Add]Distinguish rendering mode for current page by watermark
  • [Fix]The filter expression problem to assign and delete rendering engine
  • [Fix]Drop down list and content menu disappear
  • [Fix]Some windows are covered by other windows
  • [Fix]New blank page loses focus
  • [Fix]Download file name miscode
  • [Fix]Ctrl+N opens two blank pages
  • [Fix]Hide taskbar Icon problem
  • [Fix]Ctrl+P causes error under firefox mode
  • [Fix]The page sticks to desktop when minimize browser
  • [Fix]Add bookmarks to subfolder
  • [Fix]The state of Safety lock on status bar
  • [Fix]The problem of moving restored window
  • [Fix]The problem of saving selected regione as picture
  • [Fix]ctrl+f loses focus
  • [Fix]View>source window shows behind browser window

What's new in version 2012 build 3:

  • [Add]Firefox engine 8.0 beta 4
  • [Add]Option to use Firefox Addon-ons/Downloads/Options
  • [Add]User can specify to render certain websites with specific engine. (Toos->Avant Browser Options->Rendering Engines)
  • [Add]Options to open AutoFills on startup
  • [Add]Context menu to AutoFill Edit Form
  • [Add]Confirmation options to Close Tabs on the Left/Right
  • [Add]'Browse Referrer' function to Download Manager
  • [Add]Avant downloader shortcut to Start menu
  • [Imporve]Using SQLite process favicons, much faster on system that running anti-virus software.
  • [Improve]Improved Super Drag.
  • [Fix]Imported bookmarks miscoded
  • [Fix]Translation errors
  • [Fix]Address Bar focus issue
  • [Fix]The Side Panel Scroll Bar lost focus.
  • [Fix]The cursor focus issue when starting Avant Browser
  • [Fix]Unfocused tab can't move.
  • [Fix]The cursor disappeared during moving focus in the Address Bar.
  • [Fix]Fixed gmail issue with IE engine.
  • [Fix]Some other internal fix/improvements.

What's New in version 2011 Build 33:

  • [Fix]Fixed gmail's cookie issue with IE8/9

What's New in version 2011 Build 32:

  • [Fix]Fixed a bug that long URL may crash the tab process
  • [Fix]Fixed a bug that some FTP downloads may fail
  • [Add]Galician language pack

What's New in version 2011 Build 31:

  • [Fix]Fixed a bug that long URL may crash the tab process
  • [Fix]Fixed a bug that some FTP downloads may fail
  • [Add]Galician language pack

What's New in version 2011 Build 30:

  • [Fix]The input box in the Side Bar showed blurry letters when Aero theme turned on

What's New in version 2011 Build 28:

  • [Fix]Downloading files failed(link)
  • [Fix]Rendering problem in gmail(link1/link2)
  • [Fix]Logging out problem(link)
  • [Fix]Downloader didn't save customized settings(link)
  • [Fix]Switching Avant Browser to the Full Screen mode in the second monitor caused the windows task bar to disappear
  • [Fix]Switching from the Full Screen to the Full Desktop mode caused the windows task bar to disappear(link)
  • [Fix]Tabs kept showing progress bar though the option 'Show Progress Bar on Tabs' was disabled(link)
  • [Fix]In some cases using 'Save Selected Region as Image' caused the page to become blank
  • [Fix]Switching between tabs caused the icons in the desktop to refresh
  • [Fix]In some cases the Address Bar Drop Down List didn't disappear
  • [Fix]Some minor problems

What's New in version 2011 Build 27:

  • [Improve]Reduced the CPU usage of avant.exe.
  • [Fix]Page rendering problem
  • [Fix]Logging out problem
  • [Fix]Interface font didn't recognize windows settings.

What's New in version 2011 Build 23:

  • [Fix]Logout problem on some sites.
  • [Fix]Sometimes ctrl+f didn't work.
  • [Fix]Chinese Tranditional interface miscoded problem.
  • [Fix]Shortcuts disappeared.
  • [Fix]Proxy setting wasn't saved after re-logging in via File->Switch Account

What's New in version 2011 Build 22:

  • [Improve]Reduced Downloader CPU usage
  • [Fix]Download: When using multiple monitors Avant didn't remember the position of the new task window.(link)
  • [Fix]Cannot download some FTP files.

What's New in version 2011 Build 21:

  • [Add]Automatically switching rendering mode
  • [Add]Localised installation interface
  • [Add]Hide/Show New Tab and Split Tab button.
  • [Add]Category drop down menu added when downloading videos
  • [Add]Import/Export function to AD Blocker and Popup Blocker(link)
  • [Change]Keeping Bookmarks menu open during deleting items
  • [Fix]Rendering problem with some sites(link)
  • [Fix]For the sites using Windows authentication,Autofill window kept popping up even though the option was disabled.
  • [Fix]Some bookmarks added from IE can't open in Avant(link)
  • [Fix]Downloader:Downloading selected links by file extension didn't work(link)
  • [Fix]User Agent String didn't show Avant Browser on the system with IE9(link)
  • [Fix]Javascript Error didn't disappear after the error was fixed.(link)
  • [Fix]Focused url in the Address Bar drop down list was opened by mistake
  • [Fix]Some minor problems
  • [Fix]Downloader:Messy code problem with Romanian interface
  • [Fix]Detached Tab may be closed automatically

What's New in version 2010 Build 131:

  • [Fix]Blank space problem in some lenovo laptops.
  • [Fix]The unfocused tab can't be closed by directly clicking the close tab button.
  • [Fix]Logging out automatically on sites with windows authentication and basic authentication.
  • [Fix]Avant Browser keeps notifying to input username/password of the predefined proxy after relaunch.
  • [Fix]Inputting Firefox bookmarks failed.
  • [Fix]Saving images via floating toolbar failed on XP.
  • [Fix]Toolbars move after Full Screen .
  • [Fix]Windows Taskbar sticks to the desktop in Full Screen.
  • [Fix]The option "Enable to mouse wheel to switch tabs" didn't work in Full Screen/Full Desktop.

What's New in version 2010 Build 130:

  • [Fix]Automatically logging out.

What's New in version 2010 Build 129:

  • [Fix]Use IE favorites as bookmarks checked, clicking the blue button aside the bookmark didn't open the item in new tab.
  • [Fix]The cursor didn't move along with the tab window.
  • [Fix]Code error for French interface
  • [Fix]IeSpell toolbar button didn't work with Avant Browser
  • [Fix]IE downloader exited along with Avant Browser
  • [Fix]In some case the file extension was lost after saving Current Page as Image.

What's New in version 2010 Build 128:

  • [Fix]Connecting to Internet failed on machines with ThreatFire installed(details)
  • [Fix]Losing focus problem (details)
  • [Fix]Sometimes shortcuts don't work when with roboform toolbar enabled (details)
  • [Fix]Blank bar appeared when you switch to and out of the full screen/desktop mode

What's New in version 2010 Build 127:

  • [Fix]Javascript errors which caused some pages not to open or some buttons not to work
  • [Fix]Some setting problems in Avant Browser Options (hold right button+click middle mouse button functions) (Clear Checked Item(s) Bug)

What's New in version 2010 Build 126:

  • [Fix]Open in New Window opened about:blank(details)
  • [Fix]Save As dialog didn't open when choose to save a picture via Floating Tool Bar(details).
  • [Fix]Some errors related to Auto-Scroll feature
  • [Fix]Immediately inputting url failed after creating a new tab
  • [Fix]Newly created tabs wasn't consistent with the predefined zoom size on Xp/IE6
  • [Fix]Windows in the background popped up to the foreground in some case
  • [Fix]In some case the title bar didn't keep changing with the page content(445).
  • [Fix]Search Bar in browser:home didn't work(444)
  • [Fix]ctrl+shift+left click error when setting to open links in foreground(details)
  • [Fix]Clearing Recent Closed Pages failed via AB Options->Clear Records->Recent Closed Tabs(440)
  • [Fix]Some errors related to javascript
  • [Fix]Avant kept saving pictures to the system default folder every time loading tabs into a new process
  • [Add]Three shortcuts: File->Save Screen As Image(Shift+Ctrl+S), Save Current Page as Image(Shift+Ctrl+A),Save Selected Region as Image(Shift+Ctrl+Q)

What's New in version 2010 Build 123:

  • [Fix]Two AB icons appeared in the alt-tab window with Roboform Toobar enabled(395).
  • [Fix]Win+arrow didn't work when foucs was on Avant's page window(417).
  • [Fix]Win+arrow didn't work when Avant was first opened(418) .
  • [Fix]Re-enabled Ctrl + shift + left click to open a link in background(438).
  • [Fix]Tab bar showed incomplete titles in some cases.
  • [Fix]Refreshing didn't work for loading failed pages.
  • [Fix]Toolbars still showed unlocked though Lock the Toolbars options was already checked(Problem here).
  • [Fix]Backup Profile feature didn't backup some configurations(Problem here).
  • [Fix]In some cases the input field in a page lost focus when switching back from other applications(422).
  • [Fix]Address Bar lost focus when switching back from other applications.
  • [Fix]Scroll Bar changed position when switching back from other tabs.

What's New in version 2010 Build 122:

  • [Fix]A blank line may appear while closing current tab.
  • [Fix]Alt shortcut bugs(Problem here).

What's New in version 2010 Build 120:

  • [Fix]Content window may permanently stick to one spot but not follow the main window while dragging and moving the browser around.
  • [Fix]Pressing Alt made the input filed of a page lose its focus.
  • [Fix]Sometimes Address box cannot obtain focus when creating new tabs.

What's New in version 2010 Build 119:

  • [Fix]A potential problem which could cause the browser to freeze
  • [Fix]Pages fail to load on Win XP
  • [Fix]Saved Link in Autofill opens with blank page(420)
  • [Fix]Avant keeps notifying to save autofill information for some sites(415)

What's New in version 2010 Build 118:

  • [Fix]The Roboform Toolbar kept flashing when the mouse was hovering over the Toolbar area in full screen/desktop mode(414)
  • [Fix]Roboform Toolbar went beyond the browser while adjusting the window size
  • [Fix]Loading problem for this site: http://corega.jp/index.htm(412)

What's New in version 2010 Build 116:

  • Fixed a bug of thread management which may make Avant instable
  • Fixed a bug of UI after restore from system tray
  • Fixed the bug that Save Screen as Image can't include IE toolbars

What's New in version 2010 Build 113:

  • Fixed a bug of thread management which may make Avant instable
  • Fixed a bug of UI after restore from system tray
  • Fixed the bug that Save Screen as Image can't include IE toolbars

What's New in version 2010 Build 112:

  • [Fix]Still cookies problem
  • [Fix]Crashing problem caused by the fix for the dim toolbar issue on Windows 7
  • [Fix]The page messed up when you minimized and maximized the browser under Full Screen/Desktop mode

What's New in version 2010 Build 111:

  • [Fix]Pop-ups created by javascript kept opening as maximized windows(398)
  • [Fix]Black blank flashed during minimize->maximize action
  • [Fix]Sometimes toolbars turned dim on Windows 7(392)
  • [Fix]USB Version Profiles issue
  • [Fix]A few issues that may result in freezing on some system
  • [Improvement]Improved memory usage and speed

What's New in version 2010 Build 110:

  • Fix]Tabs may be missing after main window restored
  • [Fix]Avant becomes very slow to create new tabs after long time use
  • [Fix]Problem regarding cookies

What's New in version 2010 Build 109:

  • [Fix]IE toolbars rearranged themselves in some case(394)
  • [Fix]You have to double press alt + space to bring up the title bar drop down menu(396)
  • [Fix]You have to double press alt + d to focus the Address Bar(397)
  • [Fix]Sometimes Avant minimized itself when a tab was closing(397)
  • [Fix]Being unable to select the whole text by holding left mouse button and pressing related keys (up/down/left/right arrow and home/end keys)
  • [Fix]Sometimes the Toolbar section turned blurred on win7(392)

What's New in version 2010 Build 108:

  • [Fix]IE toolbars rearranged themselves in some case(394)
  • [Fix]You have to double press alt + space to bring up the title bar drop down menu(396)
  • [Fix]You have to double press alt + d to focus the Address Bar(397)
  • [Fix]Sometimes Avant minimized itself when a tab was closing(397)
  • [Fix]Being unable to select the whole text by holding left mouse button and pressing related keys (up/down/left/right arrow and home/end keys)
  • [Fix]Sometimes the Toolbar section turned blurred on win7(392)

What's New in version 2010 Build 107:

  • [Fix]IE toolbars rearranged themselves in some case(394)
  • [Fix]You have to double press alt + space to bring up the title bar drop down menu(396)
  • [[Fix]You have to double press alt + d to focus the Address Bar(397)
  • [[Fix]Sometimes Avant minimized itself when a tab was closing(397)
  • [[Fix]Being unable to select the whole text by holding left mouse button and pressing related keys (up/down/left/right arrow and home/end keys)
  • [[Fix]Sometimes the Toolbar section turned blurred on win7(392)

What's New in version 2010 Build 106:

  • [Fix]Search suggestion feature offered by Google.com didn't work.

What's New in version 2010 Build 105:

  • [Fix]Sometimes newly created tabs stopped working
  • [Fix]Avant kept reporting memory error on XP/IE6 system
  • [Fix]Save Screen as Image error

What's New in version 2010 Build 102:

  • [Fix]Sometimes a page was opened at 0 percent zoom
  • [Fix]Sometimes being unable to type text into the Address Bar when creating the tab with ctrl+n
  • [Fix]Sometimes a link from Avant was opened in IE
  • [Fix]Copy button in context menu didn't work in some case
  • [Fix]Tab Bar disappeared after going back from 2 rows to 1 row
  • [Fix]Input problem with some languages
  • [Fix]Being unable to detect streaming videos
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