Yahoo! Mail Watcher is a Firefox extension that checks Yahoo! Mail at specific intervals ( 5 min, 10 min, 15 min, 20 min, 30 min, 1 hour, 2 hour, 3 hour, 4 hour or manually).
Can select to alert by sound, by notification window or by blinking icon.
No unnecessary action take. Simple is the rule.
High security. No need to input username and password. Nothing storage.
This extension use Browser cookie to get information. So, security level is the same as Yahoo! Mail website security.
This extension work only after you log on at the Yahoo! Mail website. As long as you stay log on, this extension still work.
If you log out from Yahoo! Mail website, this extension log out too !
Private browsing mode compatability. "Yahoo! Mail Watcher" will not leave any traces after you stop private browsing.
Trustworthy because "Yahoo! Mail Watcher" is the open source extension. You can check it by yourself that there is no backdoor or any harmful things inside.
"Yahoo! Mail Watcher" has been tested in the Softpedia labs using several industry-leading security solutions and found to be completely clean of adware/spyware components. It has been selected and added to Softpedia's database of software programs. To assure user that "Yahoo! Mail Watcher" is clean, Softpedia have granted Yahoo! Mail Watcher with the "100% FREE" Softpedia award.
How to Use:
Left click at the icon on the status-bar to reset counter and open Yahoo! Mail website.
Right click at the icon on the status-bar to open popup menu to change options.
Middle click at the icon on the status-bar to check email now.
Toolbar button can be activated, especially useful when the status-bar is disable. Please goto View --> Toolbars --> Customize (or right click at the blank area on address bar) and drag the button to the browser toolbar area that you like.
Toolbar button do the same as status-bar icon except that there is no unread email counter. If you want to know how many unread emails, move your mouse on the button and the tooltip will show you information. Blink alert on toolbar button is also useful to tell that there is(are) unread email(s) or not.
· Mozilla Firefox
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· add locale ru (Thank to TiRANiD)
· add support seamonkey (version >= 2.0)
· If you think that this extension should be translated into your language. If you think that you know what this extension does, you know about UTF-8, xhtml and you want to volunteer to translate. Please contact me by email at email@example.com