Fixes, fixes, fixes – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2254.3

In this snapshot we have a big Chromium bump and fixes for menus, tabs, translation, mail, calendar and more.

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  • [Address bar][Settings] New tab page setting makes content is not selected on certain URLs (VB-75743)
  • [Blocker] The Tracking Protection Level options don’t show up on some sites (VB-72116)
  • [Bookmarks] Autocomplete description field (VB-1706)
  • [Bookmarks][Speed Dial] Make adding items use less clicks (VB-73690)
  • [Crash] Sometimes when pressing the back button on mouse (VB-78495)
  • [Chromium] Upgraded to 90.0.4430.58
  • [Languages] Kabyle is missing date strings (VB-78043)
  • [Languages] The “Manage Default Settings” button in the content blocker popup is too narrow (VB-71127)
  • [Linux][Media] Update proprietary codecs to 89.0.4389.90
  • [macOS] System menubar camera icon should be a template image (VB-77541)
  • [Menus][Notes] Creating a note from a text field fails (VB-78284)
  • [Menus][Developer Tools] Appears twice in context menu when not shown as subfolder (VB-78075)
  • [Menus][Media] Audio and Video entries not shown when right-clicking a video (VB-78044)
  • [Menus][Sync] Sending links to other devices via sync no longer possible (VB-78346)
  • [Menus][Tabs] Change “New Tab Stack” to “Stack Selected Tabs (x Tabs)” (VB-78213)
  • [Menus][Tabs] Enable context menu in second level (VB-78590)
  • [Menus] Move the “reopen closed tab” command to the top (VB-78496)
  • [Panels] Ensure version is updated, when adding default web panels (VB-77431)
  • [Panels] Replace Vivaldi Forum with Wikipedia (VB-78585)
  • [Regression] Stuck in full screen state after creating new tab from full screen video (VB-77692)
  • [Settings][Tabs] Create option to open tabs outside stack (VB-78022)
  • [Speed Dial] Align add button text to center (VB-78240)
  • [Tabs] Moving tabs in private windows impossible (VB-77154)
  • [Tabs] Page Tiling resets existing selection (VB-78352)
  • [Tabs] Smoother drag and drop (VB-78365)
  • [Tabs] Update middle mouse click handling in tabs (VB-78398)
  • [Tabs][Panels] Stack’s name is different between Window Panel and Tab bar (VB-78037)
  • [Translate] Language select list closes popup when non-default language is selected (VB-78565)
  • [Translate][Address bar] Button does not appear in private/guest windows (VB-78218)
  • [Themes] Background image flashes when activating hibernated tab (VB-78375)
  • [Themes] Background image obscured for tiled internal pages (VB-78393)
  • [Themes][macOS] Toolbar colors wrong in fullscreen (VB-78358)

Changelog for Mail, Calendar and RSS ongoing Technical Preview

  • [Calendar] Allow accepting events when participant is in CC list (VB-78208)
  • [Calendar] Allow adding event from invite sent to mailing list (VB-73674)
  • [Calendar] Delete “this and upcoming” deletes all events (VB-77408)
  • [Calendar] Fix poll interval for CalDAV and Google Tasks to 10 minutes (VB-78242)
  • [Calendar] Support contents inside angle brackets in description (VB-78195)
  • [Calendar][Panels] Show day names (VB-75255)
  • [Mail] Import from M2 performs badly after importing 150k messages (VB-77849)
  • [Mail] Support other ports for STARTTLS than 587 (VB-76331)
  • [Mail][Keyboard][Quick Commands] Add Compose New Message shortcut (VB-78301)

You can enable the Technical Preview of Mail, Calendar and RSS via “vivaldi://experiments” (you will need to restart the browser after doing so). A separate blog post has more detail on the Vivaldi Mail, Calendar and RSS technical previews.
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