22 June 2023

Read Next 1.1 beta 2 released!

A second beta release of the next version of Read Next is now available to early adopters and enthusiasts craving the latest and greatest! This is the most stable beta release yet, but users should expect to run into the occasional bug.

Read on to learn more about what's new in this release, and how to get it.

What's New

Here are all the new features coming to Read Next 1.1:

  • New option to automatically close the reading list sidebar when clicking a link
  • Multiple browser tabs can be added to Read Next if they are selected in the tab bar
  •  New in 1.1b2  New option to always open a reading list link in the current browser tab or a new tab when clicking on it

Things You Should Know About

  • The ability to rename a reading list link has been removed in this beta release. This feature may be brought back in a future release.

How to Get It

If you've installed the previous beta release of Read Next, you'll be automatically updated to this release, if automatic add-on updates are turned on in Firefox.

New users can install this beta release by following these steps:

  1. Head over to the Read Next 1.1 beta 2 page on GitHub.
  2. Look for the link to readnext-1.1b2.xpi, and then right-click on it and choose Save Link As. Save the XPI file to a location on your system.
  3. Open Add-ons Manager, then click on the gear icon on the top-right corner of the page and select Install Add-on From File. Locate and select the XPI file.
  4. Follow the prompts to complete the installation.

Read Next 1.1 requires Firefox 102 or newer.

Help and Support

Questions and comments about Read Next should be posted to the AE Creations Help and Support forums, now hosted on Groups.io.

If you find a bug, you may file a bug report on GitHub. Please search the issues list first to confirm that your issue has not already been reported.

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