Changelog – Vivaldi Desktop Browser 3.2 to 3.3

Changelog for desktop from version 3.2 to 3.3

New Features

  • [Break Mode] Add the pause/break feature (VB-70213)
  • [Speed Dial] Add the ability to drag entries into a folder (VB-18719)
  • [Themes] Allow the use of a seperate theme for private windows (VB-28543)
  • [Address bar] Implement base domain highlighting (VB-69974)
  • [Address bar] Show clickable element of URL as links: holding Ctrl highlights the part that will remain on clicking (VB-23693)
  • [Blocker] Add support for blocking whole pages: if blocking rule has the ‘document’ option, it will block the whole page (VB-69867)
  • [Blocker] Implement proper surrogate support in DDG rules and support for uBlock redirect rules (VB-70907)


Address Bar

  • Doesn’t show about:blank (VB-63876)
  • Doesn’t show the custom port unless it’s focused (VB-69462)
  • Drag marked URL to desktop does not create shortcut (VB-54945)
  • Fix POST searches when opening in background tab (VB-70022)
  • New Private Window, vivaldi://private-intro/ overwrites whatever I started typing in before it (VB-69663)
  • Quotes override disabling the address field search (VB-67915)
  • Spaces are replaced with %20 in address bar even before hitting enter (VB-71280)
  • Unable to navigate to URL with space in path (VB-63718)
  • javascript: stays after execution (VB-18245)
  • [Settings] Provide a way to delete typed history (VB-69453)
  • [Settings] ‘Copy and Cut Encoded Address’ should be enabled by default (VB-60842)


  • Cannot drag bookmark from bookmark bar (VB-65291)
  • “Set as Bookmark Bar Folder” can remove bookmark bar (VB-64511)


  • After going Back on / USA Today does not load (VB-68277)
  • Opening a link on a local website asking for a permission (VB-70680)
  • [macOS] When scrolling preferences with a touch pad (VB-70626)


  • Browser window doesn’t resize when disconnecting external monitor (VB-70529)
  • When the window is out of focus, the texts are not fading (VB-18189)
  • Windows not resized/repositioned when disconnecting an external monitor (VB-49692)
  • [Address Bar] ⌘ + mouse click on back/forward button does not open new tab (VB-67968)
  • [Media] Video shown upside down (VB-70115)

Notes Manager

  • Font zoom not working like expected (VB-69286)
  • Implement proper undo/redo (VB-69730)
  • [Notes Panel] Different rules for title-sorting (VB-66050)
  • Edit area can be shrunk below the window bottom (VB-69940)


  • Improve resizing and panel animations (VB-70972)
  • Tab key focus in panel switcher almost invisible (VB-50250)


  • Dialog is empty on some pages (VB-69271)
  • “Motion or Light Sensors” permission dialog is empty (VB-68900)

Quick Commands

  • Page Zoom # gives NaN if you don’t type a number (VB-63008)
  • Saving a session has no focus in name field (VB-56401)
  • [Notes] Notes aren’t opening if Notes Panel is disabled (VB-70397)
  • Encode Term for Search Keywords (VB-71186)


  • Case insensitive cookie filtering and deletion (VB-63511)
  • [Keyboard] Attempting to delete shortcuts can instead duplicate them (VB-70353)


  • [Settings] Option to open settings in a tab does not sync (VB-69563)
  • Failure to renew credentials can occur after running for a day (VB-71146)


  • Minor change in colors of default themes (VB-71048)
  • [History] Increasing history graph color contrast in theme Blueprint (VB-69011)
  • [History] Poor color selection used on graphs with Blueprint (VB-69011)


  • [Blocker] Allow ads from from partners (+opt-out) (VB-69655)
  • [Chromium] Upgraded to 85.0.4183.84
  • [History] Search doesn’t match URL parts (VB-69246)
  • [Linux] ‘update-ffmpeg’ should run even without all OS updates (VB-68785)
  • [Notes] Opening with quick commands appends a new line (VB-70664)
  • [Tabs] Drag tab out of stack does not open this tab (VB-70357)
  • [Welcome page] Show “useful tools/features” (VB-70347)
  • [Windows][Crash] Fails to start on 10 pro N edition if media pack is not installed (VB-68691)