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Opera default search engine settings

I recently purchased a new laptop. The language was initially set to UK English, but I am in South Africa, and so it should be South African English. Anyways, I changed it accordingly, and also ...
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Opera 20 - bookmark importer option greyed out?

Does anyone know how to enable Opera 20's bookmark importer? It's in the main Opera dropdown, but it's greyed out. I have already enabled the bookmarks bar in Opera > Settings.
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Spell checker suggestions does not appears in context menu

In Opera and Google Chrome, when there is a typo, placing caret on the incorrect word and pressing context-menu key on keyboard does not show suggestions and I have to right click by mouse. Is it a ...
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Facebook's search input is incompatible with Opera 12

I try to use the search input in Facebook with my Opera 12.16 but I can't click in, it refuses to get an input focus, it just opens the search options. I checked the source code and saw that FB uses ...
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Is it possible to achieve the Opera 12 interface with Firefox or Chrome?

Maybe not Chrome, but I read somewhere that it's possible with Firefox and extensions (Someone said that in a comment). Does anyone know what extensions do I need for that? Basically I'm trying to get ...
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Why didn't Opera release Opera Browser version 13 and 14? [closed]

I'm really curious why Opera didn't release version 13 and 14, they skipped directly to version 15. Could you tell me why did they skip?.
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Is there a way to disable Ctrl+Backspace behavior in Opera 21.0.1432.0?

In the version 21.0.1432.0 of Opera, Ctrl+Backspace removes the last directory of the path component of the current URL (and I'm leaving the current page when using this shortcut). So I can't use ...
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Firefox ctrl+1, ctrl+n to open tab from speed dial

I'm trying to migrate from Opera to Firefox, and I've found several add-ons to make it happen, but there is still one thing missing. Opera had the speed dial, so anywhere I was, if I hit Ctrl+1, it ...
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Re-importing Opera 12 Bookmarks into Opera 19, 20 etc

I'm setting up a new laptop and installed Opera 12 and Opera 20 (since Opera 20 doesn't properly support bookmarks yet, and I have several thousand in Opera 12). I installed both versions of Opera ...
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getting Opera 19 to open new tabs maximized [duplicate]

in Opera ver 19, when I ask link to "open in new tab", it opens the new tab minimized. Thus forcing me to sweep cursor to top of screen and click that minimized tab to view the content. How can I ...
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Transparent regions of pasted png display as black in Inkscape

If I copy and paste, for instance, this image from Chromium or Opera webbrowsers into Inkscape, the regions which should be transparent are rendered as black, like so: How can I avoid this?
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Google Chrome on Windows 8.1 in VirtualBox on OS X 10.9 looks funny

I am running VirtualBox (4.3.6) on Mac OS X (10.9.1). I just upgraded my virtual machine from Windows 8 to 8.1 (Enterprise). I installed Google Chrome in the virtual machine, but when I launch it, it ...
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Opera does not want to update one RSS feed

Opera for linux, 12.16 The feed: http://radiofrance-podcast.net/podcast09/rss_13364.xml No matter if I suscribe to it or simply open the page as a web page, the most recent item I find is from ...
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Enabling a browser to display content before loading assets

I moved recently and still have no internet connection, so I'm trying to live with 3G somehow for a few days. It's really frustrating to browse the internet loading things at 8kbps(that's how it works ...
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Browser automatic zoom in on high-dpi screens

At work I use two displays, I have a full hd (1920 x 1080), 24 inch monitor, and I have the display of my laptop, which is also full hd, but its physical size is only 15 inches, so its DPI is higher. ...
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How to import bookmarks from Chrome or Safari into Opera 19 for OS X?

I’ve just installed Opera 19 on OS X Mountain Lion and I don’t find how to import my Bookmarks from Safari or Chrome. On Windows menu the voice “Import Bookmarks” is deactivated
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Is there a tool to open certain webpages from Chrome in Opera?

I want to use Facebook exclusively in Opera. I dislike that FB tracks me and extensions like disconnect.me are good but they also break other sites and are more like a ratrace. I have been using ...
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How to customize the list of spell checkers in Opera 12.x

How to customize the list of spell checkers in Opera 12.x without having to set these languages as preferred languages sent to the servers in the HTTP request header(s)?
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Opera 19 FPS mini window

Opera 19 has a very irritating black colored mini-window in top right corner that displays FPS. It obstructs some important part of a web page. How to remove it ? Currently I am on 19.0.1326.59 , ...
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How do I fix a strange browser issue in Windows 8, where only Chrome works?

This is extremely strange. I like Firefox. I have a strange issue where the only browsers that seem to work are Google Chrome, IE (the latest), and Maxthon browser. When I try to use Firefox, ...
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Setting a custom search engine as default in Opera

I would like to use DuckDuckGo as my default search engine in Opera. Opera versions 17+ come with a search engine manager (Menu Settings > Search > Manage search engines...), where you can add custom ...
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virtual link between file

I have couple of Chromium/Opera versions, and I would like that all of them use same certain files and folders from user profile (like bookmarks, passwords... files and maybe extensions, themes, ...
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Avoid Blurry texts when having 150% of normal DPI (windows 8.1)

(yes, it is a common problem but the found solutions are not acceptable for me) I am using one screen 1920 x 1080 and 125% of normal DPI is even little for me and prefer to have 150% on windows 8.1. ...
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Is there an Opera Browser extension that will press a button on a popup window

I have a webpage I visit frequently that has a chat room. After a few minutes of not typing anything it pops up a window specifiying that you have been idle and to hit a button the page to re-enable ...
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Nothing is shown after logging into Goggle Play Developer Console in Opera

When I try to log in to Google Play Developer Console, it asks for my email address. In the past, when I entered it, it showed the menus and I could access everything. Since a few days, when I've ...
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text-only bookmark bar in Chrome or Opera

The only reason why I'm still using the old Opera 12 is that it allows text-only bookmarks and folders on the bookmarks-bar: But there are already a bunch of websites out there, which are not ...
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Converting base64 encoded database

I have a dadabase whose structure is really simple. <ws> <e> <k>base64_encoded_string</k> <v>base64_encoded_string</v> </e> ...
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How can I get Opera to accurately populate the Speed Dial portion of the taskbar context menu?

The taskbar recent documents lists are a very handy feature in Windows 7+. Opera 18.0 uses a variation on this, showing pages from your Speed Dial instead. Groovy! Except the documents shown are ...
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In Opera 18 how do you bookmark a page?

In Opera 18 how do you bookmark a page? I red here it used to be Ctr+D but that didn't work. I notice there's an "add to stash" icon but I have no clue what stash is. How can you remember a page so it ...
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How to force browers to store favorites in C:\Users\John\Favorites

IE use C:\Users\Jhon\Favorites to store favorites of user named John. If other browsers use this folder in a similar manner, my favorites are sync across all installed browsers and there is no need ...
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How can I switch to new tab on open?

How do I force Opera to switch over to the tab I opened when I click on 'Open in new tab'? (I am opening a new tab because I want to see the content - opening it without switching to it seems useless ...
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Opera on IP TV - cross network access to LAN

I am working on a software involving IPTV which has the following requirements: The browser is Opera loaded on Philips TV. The browser has "Enable Cross Network Navigation" turned off. The homepage ...
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Disable ipv6 in Opera? (windows)

How can i disable ipv6 in Opera? Windows version. Disabling ipv6 in Windows or using other browser are not acceptable options.
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Why mini browsers are faster? [closed]

There are Opera Mini and UC Browser Mini both loads webpages faster than any other. What is the science and coding behind it? I know its lightweight doesn't have many features as the full version ...
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How to minimize active tab on click and change back to the last used tab in Chrome

I like to use Opera, and it provides the feature of clicking on the active tab minimizes itself and changes back to the last used tab. Very handy feature. When I had to use Firefox, I eventually find ...
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How can I edit cookies in Opera Next 18.0

I want to edit the cookies of a website in Opera Next 18.0. Is it possible? I'm open to extensions, plug-ins... Even digging into the system.
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Google Calendar erroneously identifies Opera as mobile

I am a happy user of Google Calendar across different machines, browsers. However, when I am working with Opera 12.16 on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine, opening Google Calendar will automatically select the ...
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How to disable fake SSL check in development phase for Opera 17+ and Chrom 30+

During the test, we are configuring our web server(Tomcat) to be connected to with test SSL When we try to connect to this site with IE, we face this error: There is a problem with this website's ...
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How do I uninstall an addon in opera (for Mac)?

Decided to give the Opera browser a try today, since I do believe that competition between different browsers is a Good Thing. Anyway, I managed to mess up a bit and installed the wrong "ad-blocking" ...
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Putting Opera tab manager on the most top? (Chromium engine-based Opera)

My question is like this one: Putting Opera tab manager on the most top?, except I'm asking about the Chromium engine-based Opera. How do I do this?
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Opera Portable puts a blue Downloads folder in my User's Favorites folder when the browser starts up

I just installed Opera Portable 12.16 on my flash drive from PortableApps.com. When I start it up, a blue Downloads folder is created in my User's Favorites folder. I have set up the Downloads path ...
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Java applets not running

So I have tried for a long time to get my problem fixed but without result. I can't run most applets in a browser - need it to log into my bank account. I have removed all java versions by using the ...
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Unable to start Opera 12

After installing Opera 16, I could not start Opera 12. I get this error: Error initialing Opera: module 11(prefs) I reinstalled Opera 12, but the error appears yet.
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Location of streamed temporary file

I watch TV online on a Windows 7 machine in an Opera browser window; the stream runs through the VLC plugin. I notice that the longer I watch without any interruption, the less free space remains on ...
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In Opera how to open a link from a private tab in a normal tab?

There are search engines I don't trust, which is why I keep searches inside private tabs. Is it possible (and how) to open a normal tab from a private tab? I.e. so that if one of the search results ...
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Opera 12.16 & Fedora/Ubuntu

I need to install opera 12.16 on ubuntu 12.10 (gtk 3.6.0) & fedora 19 (gtk 3.8.2). When I start Opera at both systems as "strace opera" , I have the same error: http://codetidy.com/6507/ If I ...
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How to disable google SSL in opera?

I want to use google in opera in normal http to speed up search; how can I disable google SSL in opera?
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How to run/create multiple instances/profiles of Opera 12/15 under only one Installation (at the same time)?

Asus Laptop Windows 8 32-bit 1.) How to run/create multiple instances/profiles of Opera 12/15 under only one Installation (at the same time)? 2.) Also, is this also possible in StandAlone ...
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Why do I need disable DNS prefetching / network prediction in Firefox, Chrome for them to be usable?

I've installed the latest Firefox and Chrome on my Windows 7 64 PC (using a wifi connection to my ADSL2+ router) recently. In both cases loading various commonly visited sites such as wikipedia, ...
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How can I transfer the contents of my portable Firefox into the installed Firefox in my laptop?

I have a portable Firefox installed in my USB stick. Also, I have the real Firefox installed in my laptop. I usually use my Firefox portable inside my USB stick at my workplace, I know that all ...