Firefox 45 Brings Tab Sharing, Tab Sync, Click to View Images and More – Web Trend

Firefox 44 for Windows, OS X, Linux, and Android. The company has released Firefox 45 for the same platforms.Firefox 45 brings new features, new developer-facing features, and fixes bugs.

The Firefox 45 provide instant browser tab sharing feature through Hello, the company own instant messenger was introduced in version 34 last year. With Hello, Firefox users can chat and call each other ,there is no need of any other software. The feature already included screen sharing feature, users also share browser tabs. Users don’t need to sign up for this service, it is free to use. Simple click on the bubble icon next to the address bar and choosing ‘Start a conversation’,and start a chat.

The Firefox 45 brings the ‘Tab Sync’ section in the dropdown area of Awesome Bar when searching. Synced Tabs button has moved in button bar. The version introduces a new preference (network.dns.blockDotOnion) to allow blocking .

For various security,the browser fixes an issue where URLs containing a Unicode-format Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) were not properly redirected. Other developer-based and HTML5 changes made in the Firefox 45.

On Android, the browser version brings Click-to-view images option under the Menu’s advanced settings. Users can choose images on the Web and download it. It also delivers system notifications to give an End Of Life message to Android Honeycomb users.

Firefox 45 for Android adds toggle switch to enable or disable sharing of camera and microphone in the admin UI for family friendly browsing. In desktop version, the Android version too introduces a new preference (network.dns.blockDotOnion) to allow blocking. The update brings the same fixes as it did for the desktop version. It also disables the inclusion of the URL when users are sharing selected text from a web page.

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