SeaMonkey 1.1 Beta
SeaMonkey is a web-browser, advanced e-mail and newsgroup client, IRC chat client, and HTML editing made simple -- all your Internet needs in one application.
- Tabbed browsing gives you a better way to surf the net. You no longer have to open one page at a time. With tabbed browsing, open several pages at once with one click. Plus, your homepage can be multiple pages, in tabs.
- Popup blocker lets you surf the web without interruption from annoying ads.
- Image Manager lets you block images to remove offensive images or speed up the rendering of web sites.
- Find as you type gives you another way to navigate a page. Just start typing to jump from link to link or to find a word or phrase within a page.
- Plus all the features a modern browser should have including: Advanced security settings; Password, Download, and Cookie managers; Themes; multi-language and multi-platform support; and, the latest in Web Standards.
- ChatZilla has been updated to a newer version (Bug 324439)
- [Mac] Menus and menu popups use more native styling (Bug 301105)
- [Linux] When launching SeaMonkey, already-running instances are detected (Bug 122698)
- A warning page is now shown before displaying about:config (Bug 339720)
- When you visit a secure site, the URL bar changes color to turns make security status more visible (Bug 335113)
- When using keyword URLs, it is no longer necessary to type "keyword:" (typing "keyword:" will no longer work). Just type the keyword name (Bug 337339)
- You can now drop URLs and bookmarks between existing tabs, which will result in a new tab being created where you dropped the URL (Bug 324591)
- When hovering on a tab, the tooltip now displays a preview of the tab's contents (Bug 315207)
- The search sidebar now behaves better (Bug 252802)
- The bookmarks menu and personal toolbar folder overflow menu now have context menus (Bug 50504)
Mail & Newsgroups
- Message labeling has been superseded by tagging, which provides much more than the original 5 labels and comes with new preferences (Bug 342560 and others)
- The preferences for junk mail have been modified to accommodate behavior changes (Bug 335846)
- Improved phishing detection (Bug 326082 and others)
- [Linux, Mac] New mail notification has been improved (Bug 327613, 305384, and others)