The Ultimate Language Tool
  • Version History

  • 2.7.5 - July 18, 2012

    - Various Bug Fixes
    - Removed WebPage Automatic Language Identification
  • 2.7.4 - April 18, 2012

    - Various Bug Fixes
  • 2.7.3 - April 30, 2011

    - Improved Firefox startup speed
  • 2.7.2 - March 13, 2011

    - Fixed translation popups in Firefox 4
    - Added SmartLinks offer
  • 2.7.1 - February 17, 2011

    - Removed Translendium
  • 2.7 - February 1, 2011

    - Made currency conversion and translated similar product off by default for everyone
  • 2.6.9 - December 27, 2010

    - Security Improvements
    - Translated Similar Products and Currency Conversion
  • 2.6.8 - December 18, 2010

    - Fixed Catalan, Hungarian, and Italian locales
  • 2.6.7 - December 6, 2010

    - Added toggle toolbar button
    - Added Chinese Simplified and Swedish locales
    - Updated links
    - Removed 'Large AutoTrans button', and 'Hide empty menus' options
    - Removed obsolete WorldLingo languages
    - Removed Ask translation
  • 2.6.6 - August 23, 2010

    - Turned 'Site Language Identification' off by default
  • 2.6.5 - July 21, 2010

    - Turned SuggestTrans off by default
  • 2.6.4 - July 8, 2010

    New Features:
    - New languages supported: Armenian, Azerbaijani, Georgian, and Haitian Creole
    - SuggestTrans - Suggests translations and related terms for your search query in any site
    - Option to choose between Google and WorldLingo as default for AutoTrans
    - Existing languages now supported by Google: Basque, Persian, Urdu
    - Translated search translates the search results page

    Bug Fixes:
    - No OK and Cancel buttons for options dialog (on Mac)
    - Compatibility with browsers that don't support 'Private Browsing Mode'
    - Compatibility with SeaMonkey and Fedora 9
    - Most recent search term not cleared when clearing history
    - 'Choose Options' menu item opens auto translation
  • 2.6.3 - May 17, 2010

    - Open install and update pages in new tab
    - Maximize dictionary popup to full size
    - Fixed various small bugs
  • 2.6.2 - May 14, 2010

    New Features:
    - Site language identification for AutoTrans button
    - Maximize button for popups
    - Support for Private Browsing Mode

    Bug Fixes:
    - Google getting too much text from popup translation
    - Iframe security issue
    - Toolbar toggle button icon in toolbar customize window
    - Fixed various small bugs

    - Improved search box design for Vista, Windows 7, and Mac
    - Improved Install window and options dialog
    - Updated search engines
    - New IPtoCountry services and better default language detection
  • 2.6.1 - March 10, 2010

    New Features:
    - Text Translation and Dictionary popups added to context menu (also with shortcut keys)
    - One click translation for TextTrans sub menus
    - One click translation for WebTrans in context menu
    - Toggle of search icon when translated search is on
    - Option to turn the toolbar off
    - Option to join our mailing list
    - Menu titles to TextTrans and WebTrans sub menus
    - Auto selection of text in search box when clicking on it

    Bug Fixes:
    - Translated Search
    - Firefox 3.6 issues
    - Search capture of multiple words
    - Disable search capturing option
    - Clear search history fixed and added a confirmation
    - Multiple uninstall forms

    - Support for SeaMonkey 2.1a1pre
    - Improved FoxLingo Options display (thanks to teo)
    - Improved translated search and highlighter icons
    - Improved install process
    - Added major missing translations for all locales
    - Renewed outdated service links
    - Removed text translation menu from search menu
  • 2.5.2 - December 08, 2009

    Added 31 languages to dictionary translation (Powered by Babylon)
    Added option to disable text from being automatically inserted into the search box
    Added a WordFind button limit and a search box text capturing limit
    Fixed bugs after customizing toolbars when multiple windows are open
    Fixed strict JavaScript console warnings
    Fixed links not opening from dialog windows in some cases
    Updated Babylon API
    Updated 'Wikipedia List of Common Phrases' link in services
  • 2.5.1 - November 10, 2009

    Added dictionary with integrated Wikipedia (Powered by Babylon)
    Added eighteen new languages: Asturian, Basque, Belarusian, Bengali, Breton, Hausa, Irish, Macedonian, Nepali, Norwegian Nynorsk, Pashto, Scottish Gaelic, Serbo-Croatian, Somali, Swahili, Tajik, Valencian, and Yiddish (from Google, WorldLingo, and Apertium)
    Added new languages from BingTranslator and updated it's URL and name (formerly LiveTranslator)
    Added AutoDetect as a language for Google and Bing
    Added GramTrans and StatMT online translators
    Added option to hide search box
    Added Hungarian locale
    Added Firefox 3.7 compatibility
    Added support for .rs and .me domains
    Updated Bing, Lingro, and Traduku translators
    Updated Text-to-Speech links
    Fixed translation URL encoding related bugs
    Fixed autocomplete and other search related bugs
    Fixed AutoTrans bugs
    Fixed various small bugs
    Rearanged toolbar items and renamed 'Text' and 'Webpage' buttons
    Removed Thai2English, SolvingMaze, Eigo-Navi, and Nazgol services
    Fixed various small bugs
  • 2.4.2 - July 7, 2009

    Fixed compatability issues with Firefox 3.5 final
    Fixed Seamonkey bugs
    Fixed Albanian, Estonian, and Maltese toolbar flags not in default set
  • 2.4.1 - June 28, 2009

    Added new languages from Google: Albanian, Estonian, Galician, Hungarian, Maltese, Thai, and Turkish
    Added GrammarCheck
    Added Firefox 3.6 compatibility
    Fixed double install bug
  • 2.4 - March 29, 2009

    Greatly improved performance
    Fixed Autotrans bugs
    Removed Abacho and Global translation services
    Removed Basque and Persian languages
    Updated various service links
    Updated various locales
  • 2.3.2 - December 16, 2008

    Added compatibility with Firefox 3.2a1pre
    Fixed 'immediately translate' to not try to translate pages using Google AutoTrans
    Changed .nc flag to the flag of France
  • 2.3.1 - November 11, 2008

    Combined Domain AutoTrans and Google AutoTrans into one
    Fixed Autotrans bugs and added new domains (.ax .me .pro .rs .tl)
    Fixed Google's Filipino translation
    Fixed Latvian Polish locale translation
    Fixed SeaMonkey locale detection bug
    Fixed Apertium's beta pairs
  • 2.3 - October 15, 2008

    Added AutoTrans icon flag functionality and subdomain recognition
    Added new Google languages (Hebrew, Latvian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese)
    Added Thai and Malay to English, and English to Urdu
    Added translator
    Added Apertium, Gencat, and Translatica language pairs
    Added Tranlendium's Catalan to Aranese translation
    Added Google language identification to services
    Updated and reprioritized the AutoTrans translators
    Updated Google AutoTrans URL
    Updated the URL of FreeTranslation, Linguweb (now Citcat), and Translaticaserv (now Translatica)
    Updated Eigo-navi, Intertran, Lingro, Live Translator, Opentrad, ToggleText, Traduku, and Vil-net functionality
    Fixed Google's Polish translation, and Intertran's Filipino translation
    Fixed AutoTrans bug
    Fixed locale bug (now uses underscore for space instead of  )
    Fixed option that hides empty menus
    Removed AutoTrans language identification
    Removed Altavista, IM Translator, and Voila translation services, as well as, Global's Hebrew and Turkish translations
    Removed Languid, Complingone, and LanguageIdentifier from the language services
    Replaced flag set and fixed flag styling
    Compressed all icons and images
  • 2.2.5 - August 29, 2008

    Fixed locales bug
  • 2.2.4 - August 29, 2008

    Added Linkular button and search
    Updated homepage to
    Updated ToggleText links
    Added Galician-Portuguese and Portuguese-Galician language pairs
    Fixed Dialectizer and Psyclops web translation
  • 2.2.3 - June 13, 2008

    Updated Apertium text translation link
    Updated FoxLingo homepage ( and company (
    Added Compatibility with Firefox 3
  • 2.2.2 - April 16, 2008

    Updated Apertium link and added new Apertium language pairs
    Added 1828 Noah Webster's Dictionary of the English Language
    Added Compatibility with Firefox 3.0b5
  • 2.2.1 - February 14, 2008

    Updated various Locales
    Added translators in About dialog
  • 2.2 - February 1, 2008

    Performance Optimization
    Added Windows Live Translator and Lingro Translator
    Added Featured Links Button
    Added new Apertium and Interpret language pairs
    Updated Apertium and Opentrad links
    Fixed Russian locale bug
    Removed Bestiland Translator and Thai Language
    Removed Search Hyphens on Double Quotes when Searching Ixquick
    New Icon Set (from
  • 2.1.9 - January 6, 2008

    Enabled Languid Language Identification
    Added new Google Language Pairs
    Added Sinvoice to Text-to-Speech services
    Fixed Spellex Medical and Babel Sheep Links
    Added Polish, Czech, and Russian Locale
    Added Compatiblity with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0b3
  • 2.1.8 - November 29, 2007

    Fixed Intertran bug
    Fixed punctuation problems in search box
    Updated OCN, Translendium and FreeTranslation urls
    Added Compatiblity with SeaMonkey 1.0 - 2.0a
  • 2.1.7 - November 25, 2007

    Removed Languid from Options
    Replaced FoxLingo logo
  • 2.1.4 - November 6, 2007

    updated URL
  • 2.1.3 - January 22, 2007

    Fixed options dialog bug
  • 2.1.2 - January 15, 2007

    Fixed a few minor bugs
    Added Google English-Russian pairs
  • 2.1.1 - December 29, 2006

    Added 'Terms of Service' link in installation and in about
    Added right click menu for status bar button (main FoxLingo menu)
    Added Russian Locale
    updated various locales
    Moved status bar button to be left of exsisting buttons instead of right
    Fixed options bug when opened from extension manager
    Fixed empty translation menus bug
  • 2.1 - December 11, 2006

    Added option to show webpage translation in the context menu or status bar
    Added HTTPS support
    Added option: Enable clickable menus in 'Webpage' menu (translates to default language)
    Added buttons in main menu: 'Tell a Friend' & 'Send Feedback'
    Added option to clear FoxLingo search history
    Added three translator services: Abacho, SolvingMaze, & Translaticaserv
    Added support for SeaMonkey, Mozilla, & Flock
    Added Crapola dialect web translator
    Added large fonts support (also fixed small toolbar fonts bug)
    Made toolbar flags order customizable
    Disabled various background functionality for features that are disabled
    updated various locales
    Fixed missing Hungarian & Serbian pairs
    Fixed various minor bugs
  • 2.0 - November 22, 2006

    Added text translation
    Added various language services: dictionaries, encyclopedias, learning languages & more
    Added some unrelated useful services
    Added auto translation by domain, by language identification or by Google AutoTrans
    Added 'Original' button that goes back to the untranslated page that you are browsing
    Added translated search (gives you the possibilty to translate your search query)
    Added Ixquick search, AskJeeves/Yahoo search & other useful searches
    Added option to open translations, services & searches in current tab, new tab or new window
    Added 14 online translation services
    Added option to show toolbar buttons small, medium or large
    Added option for U.S. Flag, Canadian Flag & Mexican Flag
    Added languages Aranese, Basque, Malay, Persian, Ukrainian & many language pairs
    Added Websphere translator instead of Alphaworks
    Added quick install & advanced install
    Added locales: Afrikaans, Arabic, Catalan, Chinese Traditional, Danish, Dutch, Galician, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Japanese, Romanian (removed: Chinese Simplified)
    Fixed various language pairs
    Added support for Firefox 3.0a1
  • 1.5.4 - September 30, 2006

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    Added support for Firefox 2.0
  • 1.5.3 - July 9, 2006

    Added disable option for all translation services
    Changed the U.S. flag to United Kingdom flag
    Added Spanish Locale
  • 1.5.2 - July 7, 2006

    Fixed French, Italian, Portuguese Brazilian & Chinese Simplified locales
  • 1.5.1 - July 5, 2006

    Made context menu icons & toolbar menu icons visible without the need of "CuteMenus"
    Made toolbar buttons stay open on mouse hover
    Added mini flag icons to submenu items
    Changed context menu icons to small icons with domain extension in text label
    Added "Toggle all" checkbox in options menu
    Added donate button in main menu
    Added .uk to welsh image
    Added two optional toolbar buttons: FoxLingo Options & Linkular
    Added French, Italian, Portuguese Brazilian & Chinese Simplified locales
  • 1.5 - June 19, 2006

    Supports 40 languages
    Uses 17 language services
    Added option menu to choose the languages to translate into
    Added option menu to choose the languages to translate from (only for context menu)
    Added option 'Open in new tab'
    Added option to view Google translations without the Google frame
    Fixed Hebrew & Arabic languages
  • 1.4.1 - June 10, 2006

    Fixed button icons for Customize Toolbar box
  • 1.4 - June 10, 2006

    Removed Worldlingo service
    Added & translation service
    Added language: Arabic
    Customizable toolbar
    Added button to toggle Foxlingo toolbar
  • 1.3 - May 26, 2006

    Added language: Hebrew
    Changed Brazil flag & domain to Portugal flag & domain
    Fixed locales bug
  • 1.2 - May 15, 2006

    Added languages: Catalan, Afrikaans, Esperanto & Galician
    Changed toolbar buttons: domain instead of language name
    Fixed toolbar homepage button
    Added support to the following locales: Chinese (Simplified), Danish, English, French, Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish (Spain)
  • 1.01 - May 15, 2006

    Updated translation url to make Foxlingo work
  • 1.0 - April 30, 2006

    FoxLingo released