Vivaldi Applied sciences AS launched a brand new model of the corporate’s Vivaldi net browser right this moment; Vivaldi 1.13 comes with a brand new Window panel and obtain enhancements, however the primary focus of the discharge was stability and the fixing of browser regressions and points.
Put in copies of Vivaldi ought to choose up the replace robotically because of the browser’s built-in automated replace system.
Chances are you’ll run a guide test for updates by deciding on Vivaldi > Assist > Verify for Updates. The brand new model of the browser can be accessible as a obtain for all supported working techniques — Home windows, Mac and Linux — on the official Vivaldi web site.
What’s new in Vivaldi 1.13
The brand new Window panel improves the dealing with of a number of tabs in Vivaldi. It’s a new choice in Vivaldi’s ever rising listing of sidebar objects you can allow or disable individually.
Chances are you’ll have to click on on the sidebar icon displayed within the leftmost place on the browser’s standing bar, or use the keyboard shortcut F4 as a substitute to show it.
Choose Home windows from the itemizing afterwards (hover over the icons to find it, it was the one simply above the + icon on my system) to launch it.
Home windows shows all open and just lately closed tabs within the panel. Tabs are sorted by the home windows they’re related to, and a click on on any jumps on to the tab. You may drag tabs to alter the order during which they’re displayed within the browser’s tab bar utilizing drag and drop operations.
Chances are you’ll run different operations utilizing the Window panel. You
Extra attention-grabbing than that, most likely, is the choice to create tab stacks simply from a range. You might have two major choices to do this: both right-click on any tab to create a tab stack based mostly on the area identify, so that each one cases of tabs of that area are merged right into a single tab stack, or, choose tabs individually, to create a tab stack utilizing all chosen tabs as a substitute.
It is advisable right-click the choice or tab, and choose the “new tab stack” choice to take action. Different choices supplied embody:
- Pin, hibernate, or mute tabs from the menu.
- Use the tile tab stacks performance to show a number of pages facet by facet within the browser.
The window panel’s performance is proscribed to particular person browser home windows proper now. Vivaldi plans to enhance the characteristic in future variations of the net browser nonetheless.
The event group of the Vivaldi browser improved the file downloading performance of Vivaldi. Some options which were added in Vivaldi 1.13 are catch-up options that different browser’s assist already. That is the case for a brand new warning dialog when closing the browser whereas downloads run.
Vivaldi 1.13 moreover helps pausing and resuming of file downloads, and the show of the obtain pace within the downloads interface.
A significant improvement focus was the fixing of points in Vivaldi 1.13. Most snapshot posts by the Vivaldi group highlights fixes solely. Here’s a listing of some vital ones:
- IndexedDB not deleted when browser historical past is cleared
- Up to date Chromium.
- Tab opening pace enhancements.
- Mounted Flash and Netflix.
- Searches made on Search Area find yourself in handle subject typed historical past.
- Quick ahead and Reader mode doesn’t work in non-public home windows.
- Non-public window doesn’t respect UI zoom degree.
- Not potential to repeat simply the area a part of lengthy URL.
- Unable to make use of keyboard shortcuts when focus is in choose fields.
- Vivaldi doesn’t save window place and measurement in some instances on Mac.
Now You: What’s your tackle this new Vivaldi browser model?