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How to disable automatic updates in Opera?

some features in opera 25 are changes, with old documentations. I want to disable Opera auto update. For this I read this opera webpage however there is no more "preferences" in opera menu. so how ...
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How to get rid of Opera association with torrent files?

When I click torrent file in Google Chrome browser, I am forced to make two confirmations not to use Opera to open this file. Firs one: Second one: I select it all the time, but it asks again ...
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How do I configure Opera so it selects the new tab when I command-click a link?

I'm trying to switch from Firefox to Opera just to see if I like it. In Firefox, there are options so that when I command-click a link a new tab opens AND it is selected. I can't find that in Opera ...
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Opera high memory usage

The newest versions of Opera are using a lot of memory (certainly when you've got multiple tabs opened) (I'm currently using Opera 24) With only 2GB ram on my pc, it is impossible to open multiple ...
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Add hostname that browser resolves?

My /etc/hosts has an entry similar to: 10.0.1.5 wiki However, whenever I type wiki in Opera, the browser goes searching for the term "wiki". If I include the trailing dot to make it a fully ...
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Firefox won't open websites, other browsers do

So, any website that I try to open up in Firefox just won't load, it's not just particular websites. But all other browsers - IE, Chrome and Opera, do. What I have tried: * Checked Comodo's firewall ...
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PayPal SSL error (ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID) Chrome, Opera, IE

I'm running Windows 8.1 Pro, almost clean OS with Norton Internet Security v. 21.5.0.19 protected. I've strange issue on Google Chrome v. 37.0.2062.124 m and Opera 24.0 while trying to visit PayPal ...
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How a browser manages to execute a command in cmd?

Some time ago while visiting some web site in Opera 12.12 following Windows 7 UAC prompt appeared on screen: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\cmd.exe /c at 13:29:00 /every:T,M,Th,F,W,S,Su wmic.exe nicconfig where ...
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How to enforce blocking of sites if Opera is installed?

With Opera Turbo active, sites blocked in etc/hosts can be still visited. (Turbo takes their content from Opera servers.) It there a way to create (1) blacklist of sites (not editable by users) ...
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Video is not playing on any of browsers

When I am trying to open Google Material Design Spec and click on play button nothing happens. Checked on Chrome, Opera, Firefox. When I am trying to open video url directly, first time - it ...
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Getting errors from a proxy server I'm not using

So many months ago I tried to set up a proxy server, found it too slow for my needs so I unchecked the box in LAN settings marked 'use a proxy server etc..' Now whe. I try to go online I get 'cannot ...
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How to make Opera browser obey the etc/hosts file?

Current version of Opera browser doesn't obey etc/hosts file for domains outside the local network. It looks to me like it is using its own DNS resolver. For example if I create the following ...
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How to turn off Opera security incomplete certificate message?

While I'm browsing the Internet, Opera always pop out a lots of these Server certificate chain incomplete boxes. Several times it pops out tons of them . Even if I click to remember my choice or ...
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Opera Browser: highlight the URL bar

In Opera Browser what is the key combination to highlight the url bar? I tried the F6 key, but doesn't work. I'm using Opera 23, latest build.
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How to manually add a cookie in opera 12.17?

I have to test some functionality on a web page using Opera 12.17. Therefore I need to create a cookie with a specific value beforehand. How can I create a new cookie for a specific host in Opera? ...
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How to access “Mail and Chat Accounts” setting in Opera browser for Windows?

Im trying to use the Chat feature in the Opera browser. When looking up directions on how to set up and use the Chat feature, virtually all the pages mention going to the "Mail and Chat Accounts" ...
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Why are Chrome and Opera not showing content?

So I seem to be having this issue on a couple of sites now and only in Chrome (36.0.1985.125 m) and Opera (23.0.1522.60). Firefox, IE, Safari and even Chrome Canary are working as expected. The ...
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Browsing sessions in Opera are no longer saved on next Opera startup

After a long time of using Opera web browser without any issues, a really annoying one appeared today. I had about 10-15 tabs open for my regular use when I am surfing internet. The setting that I ...
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Why is Opera browser in version 12.16 for Linux and version 22 for Windows?

I noticed that Opera browser is in version 12.16 for Linux version 22 for Windows. Why is there such a dramatic difference in version numbers?
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How to let GUI browser display HTML as soon as possible (dont wait for font/javascript/CSS resources been loaded)?

China CCP government is blocking Google services heavily recently, I can't even use basic Google search service now. So if websites are using Google services like http://ajax.googleapis.com ...
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How to enable Flash player in Opera without installing the Adobe bloatware

I just want to be able to play Youtube videos in Opera 12. I copied np32dsw.dll in Program Files/Opera/program/plugins but it still says missing plugin :( Is there any way to install the Flash ...
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Customize mouse gesture to switch tab with mouse wheel in Opera 22

In the older version of Opera (12), the mouse gesture were entirely customizable, and we had the possibility to switch tab by holding the right button and scroll up or down. Maxthon offers this ...
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Default search in Opera

When I am in Chrome, and I need to do a search by selecting some text in a page, I do Right Click on the selection, say 'some text', and Seach Google for 'some text'. In Chrome I can change the ...
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Windows global shortcut hijacked by Opera

I have Chrome 37 installed as my main browser. Recently I needed to test a design in a new, Chromium based Opera version 21.0.1432.67. This later one hijacked my global shortcuts somehow, so if I ...
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Open Opera without last session tabs open

I am using the following Opera version: Version: 21.0.1432.67 - Opera is up to date Update stream: Stable System: Windows 8.1 64-bit (WoW64) I am aware of this answer but it's not applicable ...
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How to import bookmarks from Firefox into Opera 20 in Windows?

This old question is too outdated to be of any significance - it involves the old version of Opera, and the browser is now very different. So please don't flag this as duplicate. Opera 20 has a ...
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Using Opera 21.9 how do I shut down auto-refresh

I recently switched to Opera. But it does one thing I can't stand. It automatically refreshes a page. Something like Twitter, where I have to scroll through many tweets, getting refreshed and bumped ...
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Synergy keyboard “lock”: Mac OS Server + Opera web browser(?) + Google Apps

Environment Synergy configuration: Server: Mac OS X (Mavericks, 10.9.2), running Synergy 1.4.17 (premium). Client: Windows 8, running Synergy 1.4.17 (premium). Software/apps running when problem ...
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How to download all attachments from sent mail in Opera Mai to certain directoryl?

How to download all attachments from sent mail in Opera Mail to certain directory let's say C:\Opera? Tried many things for few hours. How to deal with that?
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Change “Google.co.uk” to “Google.com”

My Opera uses "Google.co.uk" instead of "Google.com" for searching. How can I change it to "Google.com" as default search engine? (with auto-suggest feature)
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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 [duplicate]

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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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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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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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. ...