Maxthon 2.5.2 Beta 4 Released

By | June 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

Maxthon 2.5.2 Beta 4 ReleasedBeing the second most popular web browser in China, Maxthon has released a fourth beta of its 2.5.2 series.

The following release fixes various reported bugs and focuses on optimizing the anti-freeze window framework.


– Fixed some IME input problems and IME window position problems
– Fixed a flash full screen display problem
– Fixed a webpage layout problem under IE8 when script plugin is auto started
– Fixed problem that dropdown list and menu item cannot be selected under IE6
– Fixed problem that middle click on link does not work after page zoom under IE8
– Fixed a password input problem of an online bank using custom activex control
– Fixed a Send Page by Email and Send Page Url by Email problem
– Fixed problem that external download manager does not work for float button
– Fixed IME text selection window position problem under split view
– Fixed some webpage transparent problems (see windows below)
– Fixed problem that anti freeze stop working after certain shortcut key operations
– Fixed problem that close all tabs may cause crash of maxthon
– Improved mouse cursor responsiveness

– Fixed problem that Force Open in New Tab may open certain ads in new tab
– Fixed some session saving problems
– Undo closed tab also restores scroll position now
– Fixed some float button position problems under IE8
– Fixed some dialog focus problems when windowsblind is running
– Fixed problem that maxthon does not get focus when clicked
– Fixed webpage position problem when external link is opened while hidden by boss key
– Fixed popup window size problem when popup is not opened as tab
– Fixed maxthon position problem when task bar is on top or left of screen
– Context menu skin support is temporarily removed for stability issues

Float Button
– Fixed problem that wrong file path is opened after Save As is finished
– Fixed problem that webpage lose focus when menu is right clicked

– Fixed problem that multiple tasks are shown in task manager

Known Issues
– Windows title bar is not yet available
– IE plugins are temporarily disabled
– Flickering (focus switches rapidly) under certain circumstances
– Webpage transparent problem (windows/background behind visible) when switch skin
– Mouse cursor sometimes position incorrectly when input text


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