Opened 9 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#4205 closed defect (fixed)

Re-sizable settings window

Reported by: hendrik Owned by: pde
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version:
Severity: Keywords:
Cc: sujitkrao@… Actual Points:
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I use "HTTPS Everywhere" everywhere, also on my NetBook. The problem is that the screen size on my NetBook is smaller then the window size used to change the settings. This renders the settings window useless, I can't see the buttons at the bottom for instance.

Please make the window re-sizable, or smaller to be able to see it in full on a smaller display.

Child Tickets

#5929closedpdeHTTPS Everywhere preferences dialog is too small on Windows with Firefox 3.6HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere

Change History (9)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by pde

Status: newaccepted

Anyone up for attempting a XUL patch for this?

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by pde

Sujit Rao has made an attempt at this, although it isn't working for me yet:

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by pde

To be clearer: the window is resizeable, but not to sizes below the twenty-row default size that I tried to set in the XUL.

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by pde

This is now properly resolved in git.

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by pde

Resolution: fixed
Status: acceptedclosed

And in the 2.0development.5 release.

comment:6 Changed 9 years ago by pde

Resolution: fixed
Status: closedreopened

The fix for #5020 is going to make this issue come back (on Windows, at least).

comment:7 Changed 8 years ago by pde

Cc: sujitkrao@… added

Sujit, are you by an chance interested in trying to find a different way to solve this bug?

comment:8 Changed 8 years ago by racliv

I'm finishing up my finals this week, so afterwards I'll look into it. The only ways I can think of right now to make the dialog resizeable are to open it as a separate window from either the existing dialog or to switch to inline options (

comment:9 Changed 6 years ago by jsha

Resolution: fixed
Status: reopenedclosed

Preferences window is resizeable on latest extension / latest Firefox.

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