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64 views

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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2answers
953 views

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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1answer
216 views

Opera torrent download uses whole memory - no guilty process found

I'm downloading torrent with StackExchange data dump. There was about 40% done, today when I clicked resume, the computer hanged and was practically unusable for about 30 minutes. After a few ...
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1answer
492 views

How can I upgrade Opera 32-bit to Opera 64-bit and keep all my profile settings?

I've been using Opera for years and have my preferences set exactly as I want them. How can I upgrade Opera 32-bit to Opera 64-bit and keep all my profile settings?
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1answer
194 views

Some pictures aren't viewable within a browser - instead they want to be downloaded first

For example lets take the images of this link. The first PNG can be viewed in Chome 24 or Opera 12 simply by clicking it. But the third PNG can not be viewed with the browser. Instead both browsers ...
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4answers
3k views

Cannot use Alt code for Unicode character insertion any more

I've been using the Alt code for the ellipsis, 8230, for some time now, in several applications. A few days ago it stopped working, and & is displayed instead of … when pressing Alt+8+2+3+0 (on ...
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2answers
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How do I set it so that my computer won't go into auto-standby/sleep mode while Opera is downloading?

How do I set it so that my computer (OS is Windows 7) won't go into auto-standby/sleep mode while Opera is downloading a file? (Without disabling Windows' auto-standby/sleep setting.) I'm thinking of ...
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1answer
569 views

Opera 12 crashes on clicking outgoing links on Facebook

My problem is as follows: Since my Update to Opera 12 (from Opera 11.6x) the browser crashes every time I click a link on Facebook that leads to another website. As I have about 80k mails in Opera ...
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2k views

Determine which Opera tab uses 100% CPU?

Sometimes a tab gets stuck at using all CPU time it can get. I know theres a way to check which one for Chrome or Firefox -- is there a native method and/or extension to do this in Opera? Checking ...
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319 views

Turn off opera mouse gesture hints

In the latest opera there's a big black circle that appears whenever i hold down the right mouse button. I know how to use gestures and the hint is freaking distracting. Any way to turn it off? ...
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1answer
146 views

Make Opera stop displaying each tab on the taskbar

I just switched from Chrome to the newest version of Opera, which I really like, except that in Windows 7, it does the same thing as IE does and acts like every tab is a separate window. I find this ...
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Windows 7 64-bit: icon does not appear on taskbar

I have installed the Opera browser on my Windows 7 64-bit. since it is my main browser, I pinned it to the taskbar. however the opera icon does not appear, instead the default Windows icon is show. I ...