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@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Jun 18, 2020

New in this release:

More options for userscripts

Userscripts let you extend Min and add features like Vim keybindings or a dark theme for websites. Starting in this release, you can give your scripts names, specify which sites they should run on, and run scripts from the context menu. See the documentation for more information on creating scripts, or open an issue if you need help.

Reader mode improvements

  • Reader mode now has an improved UI, and can be translated into multiple languages (by @idAlencar)
  • Once you open a page in reader mode, it will automatically open in reader mode when you navigate back to it in the future.

Translation Updates

User survey

After you upgrade, you'll be prompted to answer some questions about how you use Min so that we can continue improving it in the future. If you don't receive the notification, you can take the survey here.

Other improvements

  • You can now start a search in Min from the command line using the -s parameter.
  • The browser command list now shows all available commands.
  • Focus mode now shows all open tabs in the current task.
  • The task overlay now shows icons for pages inside collapsed tasks.
  • Improved the reliability of the reader mode button.
  • [Security] Fixed a potential sandbox escape issue.
  • Various other bug fixes.
Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this May 15, 2020

New in this release:

UI Improvements

  • You can now turn off dark mode at night (by @labtorie).
  • Updated app icon (by @labtorie).
  • !clearhistory will now also clear cookies.
  • The menu bar will now stay collapsed on Linux even when "use separate titlebar" is enabled.
  • Improved site suggestions on the new tab page.
  • Improved the accuracy of full-text search results.

Translation updates

Bug fixes

  • Mouse buttons no longer duplicate actions on Linux.
  • The find-in-page bar no longer disappears while dragging the page scrollbar.
  • The !screenshot command now works correctly.


  • Min will no longer generate search suggestions based on the page content.
  • WebSQL is no longer enabled.
Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Apr 28, 2020 · 119 commits to master since this release

New in this release:

Improved Linux UI

On Linux, the window controls now take up less space and fit in more closely with the rest of the browser:

If you prefer to have a separate titlebar, you can re-enable it in settings.

1Password Integration

In addition to Bitwarden, Min now lets you connect to your 1Password account to autofill passwords.

Translation Updates

New languages:

  • Uzbek (by @avazkhan2808)

Updated languages:

Other Improvements

  • Added support for sites that use HTTP authentication (by @NikSays)
  • You can now customize the keyboard shortcuts for creating new tabs and tasks.
  • Improved the tab opening animation.
  • Fixed an issue where the scroll position of the tab bar would be lost when opening the searchbar.
  • Min will now restore your previous scroll position when you close and reopen a tab.
  • You can now drag a tab onto the "new task" button to create a task with that tab.
  • Made it easier to drag the window on Windows and Linux.
  • Improved the performance of the content blocker.
Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Mar 16, 2020

  • You can now give websites permission to access your camera and microphone, or to send notifications.
  • Added an option to copy images to the page context menu.
  • When a tab is duplicated, the new tab will now be scrolled to the same place as the original tab.
  • Reduced disk activity from session restore.
    • [1.13.2] Fixed an issue that could cause session restore data to not be saved.
  • Updated Russian, Portuguese, and Ukrainian translations.
Assets 9
Mar 15, 2020

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Mar 6, 2020 · 23 commits to 1.13.x since this release

Password Autofill

Thanks to @cog1to, Min now supports filling passwords from Bitwarden. After installing the Bitwarden CLI and enabling autofill in the Min preferences, you'll be able to sign in without having to type your password manually or switch to another application.

Support for other password managers will be available in the future.


Picture-in-Picture mode is now available for most videos. To enable it, right-click on a video, and choose "picture in picture".

Translation Updates

Other Changes

  • Added !enableblocking and !disableblocking commands to quickly toggle content blocking on a site.
  • Reader mode now shows the date that an article was published.
  • Search history will now be autocompleted.
  • Added a button to view all bookmark tags.
  • Improved the accuracy of full-text search results.
    • Added an option to provide feedback on the quality of search results.
  • Fixed an issue where text would be converted to lowercase while typing in the search bar.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented <iframe> elements from being blocked by content blocking.
  • Fixed an issue that caused context menus to be positioned incorrectly on touchscreen devices.
  • Tab icons are now aligned correctly with the tab title.
  • Fixed an issue where the window could open offscreen when using multiple monitors.
  • Hiding the menu bar on Linux now shows the menu button.
  • Upgraded to Electron 8 / Chromium 80.
Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Dec 26, 2019

Note: This release will migrate your history database to a new format, which will cause Min to restart the first time it is launched after the upgrade.

Improved bookmark management

Bookmarks can now be organized with tags to make it easier to find things you've saved. When you create a bookmark, you'll now see an option to add tags to it:

From the bookmarks list, you can filter results by tag:

...Or add tags to items:

As you add tags, Min will begin to automatically suggest tags for new items, and when you search for a set of tags, you'll see suggestions for items that are similar to your search.

You can also now import (!importbookmarks) and export bookmarks (!exportbookmarks) to make it easier to switch between Min and other browsers.

Translation updates

Other changes

  • You can now set Min as your default browser on Windows.
  • The menu button is now visible on Windows even when the searchbar is open.
  • Added Raspbian build (by @lee-yunseok)
  • You will now be prompted to set Min as your default browser after installing on Linux (by @lee-yunseok)
  • Added an option to keep Min on top of other windows.
  • Reader view now works on more sites.
  • Improved reliability of session restore.
Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Dec 17, 2019 · 9 commits to 1.12.x since this release

Note: This release will migrate your history database to a new format, which will cause Min to restart the first time it is launched after the upgrade. Before installing the beta, it's a good idea to make a backup copy of your history, which is located in one of the following locations:

  • ~/library/application support/min on macOS
  • \users\username\appdata\roaming\min on Windows
  • /home/username/.config/min on Linux

  • Added an option to tag bookmarks
  • Added bookmarks import and export
  • Added a setting to keep the window on top
  • Min can now be set as the default browser on Windows
  • Added Raspbian build

Full release notes will be available once the final version is released.

Assets 9

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Nov 6, 2019 · 404 commits to master since this release

  • Fixed an issue where some pages would display incorrectly on Windows while dark mode is enabled.
  • Includes a fix for a security issue in Chromium.
Assets 8

@PalmerAL PalmerAL released this Sep 17, 2019 · 448 commits to master since this release

New in this release:

  • Fixed an issue where some pages wouldn't display correctly when dark mode is enabled on Linux.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause Min to not install correctly on some Linux systems.
  • Search suggestions now appear more quickly in the searchbar.
  • !movetotask now inserts a new task after the current one, rather than at the end.
  • Added Ecosia as a built-in search option.
  • Added a quit menu item on Linux.
  • Fixed a memory leak when closing the main window.

Updated translations:

  • Polish
  • Turkish
  • Portuguese
Assets 8
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