Opera is a closed source chromium based browser (as of version 15), developed by the company Opera Software.

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opera turbo feature

Is there opera turbo feature available for Ubuntu?windows and other versions have opera turbo feature which enables user to compress the data and thus speed up the browsing experience.if yes then how ...
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Why does does my browser switch to a different window?

enter image description hereIn Chromium and Opera and when using other browsers my screen will switch from one screen to another or randomly close the window. It sometimes opens a different window i.e ...
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Opera will not play Twitter videos (and others)

Here is an example above. It also does the same thing on other sites with other video players, but I figure this is one of the more well known ones. Any help?
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Videos not playing in Chrome or Opera

I recently installed Opera and Chrome again on Ubuntu, but video players on sites will not work...but do work on Firefox It will look like this, but with the audio working fine. If I pop it out ...
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Why is pepper flash sandboxed?

I have been using Opera for a few days with the new Ubuntu 16.04. I was about to log onto my online, work account from home. Our company website uses flash, but after clicking on the login button.......
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How do I install adobe flashplayer in ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering how I can install the adobe flashplayer from this site: https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ I have no experience with the formats that are available there. There is no .deb version of ...
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How can I install the Opera browser from the terminal?

Since this .deb bug is causing a lot of issues, I must resort to install the Opera browser using the terminal. Which is just fine, but I also need to add it to the repository for automatic updates. ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Adobe Flash Player install problem

I have problem with Adobe Flash Player. While using opera, few of pages show me that I don't have flash installed. When I run this command in terminal: sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer, ...
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Opera and Chrome not working

I am using the latest edition of Ubuntu and I tried installing Opera many times but the installation is failing every time, I managed to install Chrome but it would not open when I click on it. ...
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chrome, safari freezing system on ubuntu 14.04.4 64 bit

I have moved back to a dualboot again after a year without Ubuntu, could not live without it! Only problem I have now, when i installed, chromium, chrome or even safari, after I watched a video in ...
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Magnet links opens up Opera error dialog - Yet Opera was removed!

I have an odd problem. I installed a new version of Ubuntu 14.04 and Mate Desktop. Clicking a magnet link opens up a error message form Opera (unable to open profile - you don't have permissions, bla ...
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Browser saves no cookies and always asks to be the standard browser

Since i upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 (AMD64) i have some issues First, my browser dont save any cookies and always asks to be the default browser. and my second problem is that i get a error message ...
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Error after installing Opera

I'm new with Ubuntu, after using another OS for long,i choose to use Ubuntu. So far its good, after installing P-state and thermald, it run flawlessly. Here's the deal, I'm installing Opera, and I ...
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An issue with window in opera

I've encountered an issue in a lot of distributives (Xubuntu, Linux Mint, Ubuntu and etc.) with Opera. It doesn't launch in maximize mode even if you change /usr/share/applications/opera.desktop ...
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Symlink not working

I am trying to link java plugin to Opera. I have tried all sorts of methods. These are Opera's instructions for after JRE's installation: So that Java will be discovered, type the following ...
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Opera was deleted

I was installing Virtual Box from Software Center when I observed that my Opera-stable was deistalled. Why did that happen? What should I do to repair my opera history?
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Opera-stable seems to lack premissions/privileges in 14.04

So I installed the official version of Opera named "opera-stable" in the Ubuntu Software Center. When I run it from launcher, it launches twice and displays a message (Translated to English by ...
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How to get opera logo to show settings menu on Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed opera following OperaBrowser Ubuntu documentation. When I search google, opera help, the menu options will be available from opera logo. But I don't see any ...
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Why does opera keep asking me if I want to make it my default browser when it already is?

Has anyone experienced the same issue? It is already default and even if I tick "not to show this message again"...it still pops up each time I open a new tab. UPDATE: I have already made it the ...
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How can I backup/restore Opera browser bookmarks?

I was wondering if someone has successfully backed up and restored Opera bookmarks on Ubuntu? I dont see any options to do so and I cant find any useful information on the internet either. Cheers
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Opera not redirected with iptables?

I am redirecting my network to my localhost website and it is going fine with all browsers except Opera browser! ...its not being redirected and can use Internet as I am redirecting those unauthorized ...
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Opera Prefers Flash over HTML5 on Youtube

System: Xubuntu 14.04.3 Browser: Opera 33.0.1990.43 I installed Flash using this way. I'm okay with Flash. However, whenever I open up a Youtube video, HTML5 player is blocked by Flash. Then it does ...
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How to hide window decoration (title bar) in Opera 32 and Cinnamon?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and my DE and window manager is Cinnamon (Muffin). Chromium has a nice option "Use system title bar and borders". Opera does not. I tried to add an option --force-native-...
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Opera doesn't open links in other applications

Problem Whenever I click a link in an email from Thunderbird (or any non-browser application), Opera (which is my default browser) will open a new window to speed dial but not navigate to the address....
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Latest opera broken speed dial and rendering bugs

Running opera 32.0.1948.25 x86_64 (latest release) on Ubuntu 14.04.03 LTS. Anybody else getting bugs like these: All my extensions are disabled.
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Opera - open with smooth scrolling

I can launch opera manually from the CLI with smooth scrolling enabled like so: /usr/bin/opera --enable-smooth-scrolling However, if I launch opera through synapse or the unity launcher, opera will ...
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Problems Updating Flash Player in Opera

i just cannot update flash player in opera, i'm a new Ubuntu user and i'm not that good with computers anyway so i could really use some help here. Could you please tell me how to do it step by step, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Opera browser flash player not working [duplicate]

I cant open videos from websites other than youtube. I got chrome with integrated flash + pepper. What shall i do?Pepper flash plugin DOESN'T HELP!
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Opera 31 and Plasma 5.3: graphical issues with opera menus

My system config: OS: Kubuntu 15.04 x64 Plasma: 5.3.2 (installed from kde backports PPA) Notebook: Asus X200MA-KX242D Graphics: Intel HD Graphics (without proprietary drivers) QT Style: Breeze GTK+ ...
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opera 12.16 will not open certain web pages (https)

I am using linux noob using Xubuntu 14.04 with Opera 12.16. Opera will not open certain webpages, seems like it's only pages with https in the address. here is the error text I get: Unable to complete ...
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How to set the configuration in opera to display chinese character?

root@debian:/home/debian7# locale LANG=en_US.UTF-8 LANGUAGE= LC_CTYPE="en_US.UTF-8" LC_NUMERIC="en_US.UTF-8" LC_TIME="en_US.UTF-8" LC_COLLATE="en_US.UTF-8" LC_MONETARY="en_US.UTF-8" LC_MESSAGES="en_US....
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xdg-open: chrome/chromium/opera

I have written an application that makes use of the pocket API. Currently the login is done inside a custom webframe of the application itself. But I want to use the default browser for this. ...
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How to update Opera browser?

No update of the Opera package. Opera 30 Ubuntu 12.04 sudo aptitude -f install gives me: Es werden keine Pakete installiert, aktualisiert oder entfernt. 0 Pakete aktualisiert, 0 zusätzlich ...
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Email links don't automatically switch to Opera

Swapped to Opera because Firefox is currently very buggy (and slower). However, although I've got Opera set as default browser, and clicking on a link in Thunderbird opens the link in Opera, the ...
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Flash plugin doesn't appear in Opera

I use Opera, I have the latest version, and I just installed flash, it says to go to the Plugins menu and click 'Enable', however there is no Flash plugin on the PLugins menu. I found some answers ...
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Opera apt link on Lubuntu? [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to use apt links on Lubuntu with Opera? I've found tutorials that work on Opera Ubuntu and Firefox Lubuntu, but none for Opera Lubuntu. Thanks
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smartphone-like / touch-device behavior in Chromium 41 and Opera browsers in VirtualBox

I use Chromium and Opera browsers in my VirtualBox v.4.3.26 (Ubuntu 14.04 Gnome), but few days ago (not clear, whether after an update or I inadvertently changed some settings) they started to behave ...
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I can't install .deb-packages

When I'm trying to install Opera browser, it just tells me that amd64 is the wrong architecture. What does that mean? WHat can I do?
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Can't remove Opera and Chrome

I'm that kind of user who likes to have different browsers, media players, etc. Today I just wanted to try out Opera and Google Chrome, but I don't want to use them anymore so I thought that I remove ...
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Opera and Safari installation [closed]

How do I install Opera and Safari on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit? Can anyone help? Opera I downloaded but could not get it installed. On the other hand I did not try Safari, even I don't have any idea if ...
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default package: tar .xz or tar .bz2?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit, 2 GB of memory. Which default package should I select when asked before downloading an application like the Opera Web Browser?
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Opera directory at “/usr/lib” is missing

I just installed Opera, just to give it a shot. I encountered the usual inconvenience with Flash Player. According to Opera documentation, I need to download the tar file from Adobe, then extract it ...
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How to install Opera 24 for Ubuntu 12.04?

I installed Opera Browser (Version 12.16) on my Ubuntu 12.04, but I couldn't find the Turbo Mode in it. So I am planning to install Opera 24 Developer version. Can Opera 24 Developer be installed on ...
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Opera Developer gets wrong (red) icon when launched from terminal

I have Opera Developer installed in Ubuntu 14.04 When I start Opera-developer from the dash it starts and has a blue icon in the Application but when start Opera from the terminal (for example with ...
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I just down loaded Opera browser why is it no longer pinned to my menu the next day?

I just down loaded Opera browser yesterday. It worked all day but then today there is no longer a icon pinned to the menu? Where did it go? How can I get it back?
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How do you install opera on Ubuntu (13.04 32 bit)? [closed]

I'm struggling to install, if someone would give me a tutorial, then I would be grateful. I'm guessing this is the same for all Ubuntu versions.
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Opera 24 Developer for Linux will not launch

Today I downloaded the much anticipated, for me at least, Opera 24 for Linux. Very unfortunately I get an error and cannot launch Opera unless I do it as root. The following is returned unless I run ...
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problem with updating (confilting distribution: deb.opera.com)

When I run update-manager I have this message: W:Conflicting distribution: http://deb.opera.com testing Release (expected testing but got stable), W:Failed to fetch http://deb.opera.com/opera/dists/...
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Rendering problem on multiple browsers

Toshiba Satellite P870 (has multiple compatibility issues already, including touchpad not working and no control for keyboard backlight. I believe many of the problems may have to do with the bios, ...
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Ubuntu Opera works only with root rigths

Opera doesn't start if I don't start it with sudo opera. Which can be the problem???