Date of Release:Aug 2, 2009
Compatibility: Firefox 1.3.x.x - Firefox 3.5.x; Flock 1.0.x.x - Flock 2.5.x
Tested On: FF 3.0.1, FF 3.5.1,Flock 2.5 (Windows) and FF 3.5 (Linux)
See in action:Screenshots Download/Install:Install Version 126.96.36.199Beta1
New Features in Version 2.0
Changelog: [Version 188.8.131.52Beta1]
Compatibility with Firefox 3.5.*
Compatibility with Flock 2.5.*
Sidebar disabled by default (Can be enabled through wySuwyg preferences)
Note: Image dragging on Sidebar temporarily disabled on Firefox 3.5+
Changelog: [Version 184.108.40.206]
Compatibility with Firefox 3.0.*
Changelog: [Version 220.127.116.11]
Compatibility with Firefox 3.0(RC1)
Secure update (a HUGE Thank-You to mozdev staff!)
Minor bug fix-fixed a pesky prompt that occured during drag-dropping in version 2.0
New Features: [Added after Version 1.2]
Lightening fast Dialogs: Now when you insert links, images, boxes etc the dialogs come up instantly, no matter how many other extensions you may have installed.
Custom Fonts: You can now add up to five more fonts of your choice to the Font drop-down list (Go to Tools -≯ Launch wySUwyg Editor -≯Add Fonts )
Code snippets: You can now save your favourite code snippets for reuse. The code-library bar appears alongside the editor, on the right. if you're pleased with the piece you're editing and would like to reuse the style again, just save it to the library, with some handy title.
When needed, drag and drop the snippet onto the editor.
You can add up to 40 snippets to the library.
Backup your Snippet Library: You can now back-up and restore the library of your favourite code snippets. ( So far, there have been no complaints of misbehaving snippets library, but it looked like a good feature to have. )
Changed editor-history interface: wySUwyg History now opens as a separate dialog.
Help pop-ups: Most wySUwyg features now provide in-place Help. For instance, there's a Help menu at the top of the Drag&Drop sidebar.
wySUwyg now has a new version of Xinha editor embedded. Here are few changes you'll instantly notice:
Background styles are applied to the whole of editor area
All Color Pickers are now inline
Editor Height: Editor now expands to maximum possible height which is calculated according to your browser's current size.
Boxes - Image Background The 'insert box' plugin now has an option to add image backgrounds to Box elements
Boxes -Display style options If for some reason you don't want a block display, you can now choose.
Boxes -Text colour and alignment Choose if the matter inside a box aligns left/right or justified, and the text colour.
Box re-sizing: A slider based interface to reside boxes for an exact fit.
Image Drag drop to sidebar on Linux too: Changed the photoblogging sidebar's image drop code completely to enable it to work properly on Linux.
Quickly convert links to 'open in new window': Right Clicking on a link will show a new menu item 'Make Popping Link'. It will add code to make that link open in new window.
Easily hide the style panels Double-clicking on the style panel now hides it.
Better Editor tab management.
Some items removed from the editor's right-click menu (Like 'Paragraphs' which wouldn't work on sites like SU. )
Filters added for some unnecessary code generated by the browser when adding box elements
The initial preferences is set so that the windowed mode editor does not remain 'always on top'. In the newer versions of Firefox, this was causing popup elements like colour picker to be hidden.
For detailed Features List of wySUwyg, visit the
You can install either directly or by first downloading the installer
If you opt to download first, just drag and drop the downloaded file onto the browser window
Installing directly from the link above may display a security notice at top of the page
Click the button that appears with the warning and add this site to the list of trusted sites
Then click the installer again to begin the installation
You will need to restart the browser to activate the new extension
A general note about installation -If installing an extension causes problems with Firefox, you can restart Firefox by running the command 'firefox -safe-mode' and safely uninstall that extension.
Keyboard shortcuts to launch the Full unrestricted mode.
More customization options available when adding rounded corners to a box.
Tools menu now has a direct link to online Help file.
Version 1.1 and 1.2 do not add any new features, just compatibility for Firefox 18.104.22.168-3 . (You can also try the Beta for wySUwyg 2.0 above which has a host of new features)
If for some reason you want to install version 1.0, it's here- Install older Version 1.0
Version 0.1Beta4 (Aug 8,2006)
This version added a new mode editor and keyboard shortcuts, along with the ability to insert Boxes (like Divs) to pages. Also added was a prompt on leaving the editor page.
Compatibility: Firefox 1.5.x.x
This is a much enhanced release of wySUwyg with a number of new features.Compatibility: Firefox 1.5.x.x Tested On: Firefox 22.214.171.124 (Linux), Firefox 126.96.36.199 (Win XP)
Download/Install:Install Version 0.1Beta3 (old)
Version 0.1Beta2 (April 25, 2006)
This is the very first release of wySUwyg. Date of Release: April 25,2006 Compatibility: Firefox 1.5.x.x Tested On: Firefox 188.8.131.52 (Linux), Firefox 1.5 (Win XP), Firefox 184.108.40.206 (Win XP)
Special Note: Beta Version, Incompatible with Netscape and Mozilla!
Download/Install:Install Version 0.1Beta2 (old)
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