The current version of 23++ is 2.1.9, released on 20th June 2015.

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Change Log

Version 2.1.9 (source) – 20th June 2015

  • Workaround 23andMe change which caused 23++ to only work on the first page of DNA Relatives results

Version 2.1.8 (source) – 24th May 2015

  • Fix various issues caused by inability to identify the currently selected profile
  • Fix flags and surname matching on profile pages
  • Fix ability to hide outgoing DNA relatives requests in sent mail box
  • Update third party libraries

Version 2.1.7 (source) – 11th February 2014

  • Fix position of profile completeness box on profile page
  • Fix issue preventing access to extension settings from the widget

Version (source) – 7th February 2014

  • Fix tooltips in the homepage widget
  • A few very minor bug fixes

Version 2.1.6 (source) – 7th February 2014

  • Update reference to renamed image (thanks 23andMe for the tip-off and permalink!)
  • Update some external libraries

Version 2.1.5 (source) – 13th August 2013

  • Fix some issues following changes to the community
  • Add function to hide the survey panel on the home page

Version 2.1.4 (source) – 20th April 2013

  • Add extension settings link to the message displayed while messaging is loading
  • Update to jQuery 2.0.0
  • Some code optimisations
  • Improve the fix for the message URL bug

Version 2.1.3 (source) – 15th April 2013

  • Actually fix bug with message URLs

Version 2.1.2 (source) – 15th April 2013

  • Try again to fix bug with message URLs

Version 2.1.1 (source) – 15th April 2013

  • Try to fix bug with message URLs in messaging

Version 2.1.0 (source) – 15th April 2013

  • Add a new settings page for the extension
  • Allow users to choose forum post colours
  • Allow users to change 23andMe’s background colour
  • The home page widget can now be hidden
  • DNA Relatives pending invite dates are now permanently stored, not just cached per session
  • Enhanced messaging now enabled by default

Version 2.0.2 (source) – 13th April 2013

  • Rename Relative Finder to DNA Relatives in the homepage widget

Version 2.0.1 (source) – 13th April 2013

  • Make forum posts wider, more readable, and adjust the font

Version 2.0.0 (source) – 6th April 2013

  • Updated to work with new 23andMe site layout / navigation
  • Many bugs fixed, primarily in messaging
  • External library updates (jQuery etc.)

Version (source) – 27th August 2012

  • No changes – new version number purely to facilitate migration to Chrome web store

Version 1.8.7 (source) – 25th August 2012

  • Update for Relative Finder changes
  • External library updates (jQuery etc.)
  • Update to new Chrome manifest version

Version 1.8.6 (source) – 13th November 2011

  • Update for forum changes
  • Add option to hide the new feature box on the homepage
  • Update jQuery to 1.7

Version 1.8.5 (source) – 24th September 2011

  • Workaround 23andMe changes that broke display of flags (and other images)

Version 1.8.4 (source) – 21st July 2011

  • Fix a bug affecting RF popups

Version 1.8.3 (source) – 18th July 2011

  • Fix a bug that could potentially allow stale data to be returned in RF

Version 1.8.2 (source) – 9th July 2011

  • Handle the user changing the new matches per page option

Version 1.8.1 (source) – 4th July 2011

  • Fix a bug I accidentally introduced just before release of 1.8.0 affecting MRCA range for x to distant cousins.

Version 1.8.0 (source) – 3rd July 2011

  • Updates for Relative Finder v2
  • Cosmetic improvements to RF
  • Hide empty boxes (tags) in RF caused by users not entering names/places correctly
  • Don’t highlight user’s own surnames in RF
  • Fix bug affecting display of flags and surname highlighting if user doesn’t go to the home page after login
  • Update to jQuery 1.6.2
  • Update to DataTables 1.8.1
  • Minor bug fixes and optimisations

Version 1.7.1 (source) – 23rd June 2011

  • Disable RF features on RF upgrade date (30th June)
  • Tidy the messaging table so that dates are always on a single line
  • Add a link to Family Inheritance Advanced on the FI page
  • Highlight users in Genome Sharing who aren’t sharing any profiles back
  • Optimise as directed by JSLint
  • Update to jQuery 1.6.1
  • Minor bug fixes

Version 1.7.0 (source) – 16th May 2011

  • Ensure inbox is reloaded after a message is archived
  • Calculate age from birth year on profile pages
  • When messaging features are enabled, this is now global not per-profile
  • Add bulk archiving capability to the inbox
  • Extend messaging enhancements to Sent and Archived boxes
  • Add 23++ version number to homepage widget

Version 1.6.1 (source) – 1st May 2011

  • Add error handling to Inbox
  • Ensure proper Inbox refresh when new messages received

Version 1.6.0 (source) – 1st May 2011

  • Replace the Inbox with one that’s sortable and searchable
  • Fix typo on profile page
  • Add shared cM to Relative Finder matches alongside DNA percentage
  • Add MRCA year range to Relative Finder discovery view
  • Update to jQuery 1.5.2
  • Minimise JavaScript files for distribution; unminimsed source now distributed separately

Version 1.5.0 – 23rd April 2011

  • Fix broken post highlighting in community threads (caused by 23andMe profile page changes)
  • For users with multiple profiles, confirm which user they’re posting as in the community by the response box
  • Add a new section to the home page widget to tell users if any important notification settings are disabled (checks settings for new message and RF sharing notifications)
  • Add a small advert for 23andYou to the sidebar (there’s no affiliation, it’s just useful)

Version 1.4.7 – 8th April 2011

  • I forgot to fix the surname note and sort button on the profile page…

Version 1.4.6 – 8th April 2011

  • Fixes to accommodate 23andMe profile page changes
  • Make the text boxes on the new profile page bigger
  • Estimated common ancestor birth year in Relative Finder is no longer based on the user’s year of birth, as this is no longer reliable since it cannot be kept private

Version 1.4.5 – 3rd February 2011

  • Another fix to handle changing release versions, this time affecting the new message icon

Version 1.4.4 – 30th January 2011

  • Work out the country flag location automatically from the 23andMe release version

Version 1.4.3 – 30th January 2011

  • The country flags moved again…

Version 1.4.2 – 22nd January 2011

  • Forgot that we need to re-retrieve the user’s profile after they change their birth date; this is now fixed.

Version 1.4.1 – 22nd January 2011

  • There’s a bug which means we can’t get the user’s birth year if they haven’t entered their full birth date; the extension now handles this gracefully.

Version 1.4 – 21st January 2011

  • New feature as suggested by a 23andMe user in the community – in Relative Finder the estimated birth year of common ancestor is shown.

Version 1.3 – 7th January 2011

  • Fix to cope with 23andMe changing the location of their country flag images
  • New button to alphabetically sort surnames in user profile

Version 1.2 – 1st January 2011

  • Updated surname extraction code to not separate on spaces or apostrophes
  • Fixed bug which was preventing threads from being highlighted after a user posts to them during a session

Version 1.1 – 26th December 2010

  • Support for multiple profiles
  • Better extraction of surnames from user profiles to aid matching

Version 1.0 – 24th December 2010

  • First release