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Running Opera in Ubuntu [closed]

I am a newbie to linux and Ubuntu but I managed to install Opera in Ubuntu 13.04 but I can't see any way to execute it(no icon or button on the desktop) ....any hints here?? Thanx in advance Dan
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How to make Opera open magnet links?

I have Transmission 2.52 and Opera 11.64 x64, when I try to open a magnet link from The Pirate Bay, Opera says it cant recognize that protocol, how to set up?
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How can I uninstall Opera from Xbuntu?

I have downloaded opera from the website (deb package) and installed it. Now I want to remove it but I don't know how. I tried sudo apt-get remove opera but it didn't work.
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Are there “portable” versions of Opera for Linux/Ubuntu?

I want to use the latest Opera browser, but v12 does not have opera-unite anymore. So, I would like to use a "portable" v11 Opera (v11 has unite). (By portable I mean a program with all files within ...
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How do I download and install Opera in 12.04?

I've heard that we can use it. Then how can I install it because I dont see it in the Ubuntu Software Center.
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Very Strange 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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Opera doesn't load Google always

Sometimes my Opera loads for ever Google. If I wait some time and try again it may work. Google is my most used website so this is bit annoying. I'm using Opera 12.16 on Ubuntun 12.04 Internet ...
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can't use flash in ubuntu 13.10

Since I upgraded to ubuntu 13.10, my flash isn't working anymore in firefox or opera. It only works in Google Chrome as it is included in the browser. I did check that I have flash plugin for firefox ...
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How to install last version of Opera without losing opera-unite?

Opera unite is a feature in the Opera browser that was abandoned in Opera 12. In Windows, keeping Opera 11 and installing v12 on top of it, or upgrading, opera-unite stays into the browser. In ...
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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???
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Integration Opera and Transmission with Unity

How to integrate Opera and Transmission with Unity? I try this: http://askubuntu.com/a/41228 https://github.com/kriomant/transmission-unity-launcher but isn't work. I mean integration like number new ...
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ibus 1.4.1 doesn't work with Opera 12

Environment: Ubuntu 12.04 Opera 12 ibus 1.4.1 I've installed ibus-qt and add the two lines below in /usr/bin/opera, but it makes no difference: QT_IM_MODULE=xim XMODIFIERS="@im=ibus" As some say ...
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Firefox cannot save Adobe Flash Player settings

When I visit a Flash based site the Flash Player tab pop-ups, as usual. Everyone knows that is not working (under Unity), so I tried to set things on Adobe's site. The only problem is that the Flash ...
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I have the newest Adobe flash player, but it still wont work!

I have the newest flash player, but I cant get it to work on the website pogo.com. it says: Your Adobe Flash Player is out of date No need to panic, you just need the latest version of Adobe Flash ...
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Remove Opera's system tray icon

I installed Opera on Lubuntu 13.04, and Opea places an icon in the system tray. Really odd and unacceptable behavor. Is there a setting in Opera which allows you to remove the system tray icon?
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Synchronize bookmarks between firefox and opera among many computers

Right now I'm using Xmarks to sync my firefox bookmarks among some computers I use (namely home and office). Is there a way to sync these bookmarks between opera and firefox, so that I can use opera ...
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having troubles launching some applications in unity?

Every time i try to launch application (opera, skype) they don't show at the desktop or any other place, if i change to lubuntu desktop it works fine. If i delete .opera folder then it runs again but ...
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How to make Opera to ignore system palette in Lubuntu

I have black background in Lubuntu and in some GUIs Opera show me black font on black background. For example, in Notes - I can see name of the note only when I select it: Any solutions?
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why cant i download opera [duplicate]

I followed many links and forums but still can't load Opera. Even in the preferred way using download center, for some reason there comes an error message, while in the terminal way I just cant get ...
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Ubuntu equivalent of system restore? Does it exist?

Ubuntu n00b here. I have created several disasters of the first order already. I am getting ready to try to install opera - it is a very long and arduous process. I am afraid - no - I am absolutely ...
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Adding repository

The official documentation page to install opera says to add this: deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ stable non-free Somehow this: http://deb.opera.com/opera/ ended up in the url field of ...
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How to install Opera?

I am new to Ubuntu and don't know much about computers. I switched from Windows yesterday so when I use sudo in the terminal I am just copying and pasting from google search results - so I really ...
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Installing Opera from deb froze software center, synaptic package manager, and update manager [duplicate]

I downloaded the opera Debian installer and it froze the software center. It is blank and has little circles that make a circle in the middle. The little circles aren't moving. I tried synaptic and ...
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How do I overcome the problem with Opera I have screenshot in the body?

The problem is that I can't see a thing when I try to edit preferences because of the following screen: Click on the image to open a full resolution version. I am running 32 bit 12.10 and using ...
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How do I enable cookies in Opera?

In order to access some privileges as far as accessing journal articles and other resources that my university allows me I need cookies enabled. I have tried what I can to enable them like going to ...
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Magnet Links in Opera [duplicate]

I know you can open .torrent files using Opera, but not magnet protocol links. I have tried "Opera > Settings > Preferences > Advanced > Programs > Add > Protocol" and typed "magnet", but I don't know ...
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How do I set up an Opera Web Kiosk? [closed]

Is there a way to setup a web kiosk that uses the Opera browser, and is self resetting so that there isn't any chance that someone could hijack it?
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External links opening in the non-default browser

I have set Firefox as default web application in Ubuntu, but external links (like clicking a link in Pidgin) still get opened with Opera. Does anyone have a clue on how to fix this? Thanks.
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Cannot execute new installed program

My ubuntu is 12.04LTS I was used apt-get to install opera and cowsay. I've tried to execute them, but they all said ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ cowsay bash: /usr/games/cowsay: Permission denied ...
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Firefox/Opera password manager

On Windows machines, Firefox and Opera both will fill in and save passwords in the password manager. Why does it not function the same way in Ubuntu?
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Can't watch Youtube Flash videos in Opera Browser on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? i can't watch Youtube videos in my opera browser on Ubuntu 10.04, the page is fully loaded but the space where the player is to be is blank ...
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How to hide the titlebar in Opera?

I just did a fresh installation of Ubuntu 10.10 64-bits on my notebook. Downloaded the Opera 10.63 .deb package (http://www.opera.com/browser/download/) and installed it. Now I want to know if ...
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Various crashes in 12.04 after upgrade and fresh install [closed]

Ubuntu drives me crazy. Since I upgraded from 11.10 64-bit to 12.04 Ubuntu crashes regularly. One time the crash report tells me that Skype is the faulty app, another time it was Opera, and today the ...
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Opera 12 browser extremely slow scrolling

I'm a recent Ubuntu convert from the Windows side and my preferred browser is Opera 12. The problem I've come across is that the mouse wheel scrolling is agonizingly slow on my system, both with ...
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Can't login to facebook using Opera

After typing my details in and clicking login Opera takes me to an error page. This doesn't happen in Chrome, Firefox or Opera on other OSs. The page shows the error: Internal communication error. ...
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apt link is not working in opera browser

Opera web browser is not working with apt: links. Is there any solution for this problem? I downloaded this opera 32 bit deb from their website and my distro is Ubuntu 12.04.
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how to install flash for opera browser? ubuntu 12 04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? for the opera:plugins setting its had been setup as enable to use the flash player .. and also i do trying to follow the instruction from I ...
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Where to find other versions of Opera browser as deb packages?

I used Opera mainly for the Unite feature now to be abandoned. It is missing in v. 12. Some say its features will re-emerge in future extensions etc. Until then, Unite is still accessible in v. 11. ...
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Does Opera work with the global application menu?

I’m curious… Is there a way to get Opera working with the global menu? That would be very nice if it could.
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How to remove (purge) Opera PPA?

I'm completely as a loss as to how to get rid of all Opera packages. I have ppa-purge installed, but don't know what to specify for the ppa.. I have tried the following: sudo ppa-purge ...
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How do I install Opera?

I have installed ubuntu 11.10 Beta version. now I wanted to install opera and I downloaded the .deb package, but it wont work. I also tried the package to open it with Ubuntu Software Center but the ...
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Why won't Opera let me use the Ubuntu font?

This is driving me crazy. I'm using monochrome rendering for fonts and this causes a few problems in my browser so I wanted to make Ubuntu the standard sans-serif font. I changed it in the preferences ...
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Why does myPhpAdmin open in a different browser to the one that is set as default?

I have 3 browsers installed on my Ubuntu 11.10, Chrome, Firefox and Opera. First I had the problem that Software Center did not respect my default browser choice. I fixed that by running: sudo ...
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How do i install and run Opera browser on Ubuntu 10.04?

I have been trying to run Opera on Ubuntu but wine is installing the application but not running the application, any suggestion and how to approach the problem?
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What happened to the opera-next package?

A week ago I noticed opera-next package in New in repository Synaptics' filter. So I installed it to test some HTML. Today I noticed that it has replaced x-www-browser alternative and tried to ...
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How do I set Thunderbird to open links in Opera?

Because it's almost obvious that either Thunderbird or Firefox freeze my whole system after some time, I'd like to not use FF at the moment and let Thunderbird run only for a short time as long as I ...
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Why does my Opera window not show up in Unity?

So, I got a new computer (to work on it), and installed Ubuntu 11.10 on it. As my home computer is not strong enough (I'm using some strange mix of Xubuntu/Ubuntu/Kubuntu there), this was my first ...
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How to import settings of opera from windows 7 to 11.10?

I want to import all the settings including bookmarks,speed dial, etc from opera in windows to Ubuntu 11.10. Tell me how to do so.
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Starting Opera after suspend leads to a failure message [closed]

When starting Opera after resuming from suspend I get the following message: When restarting the computer I can start Opera without any problem. Any ideas how to solve the issue?
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Which is Opera Next's directory?

I recently installed Opera Next via tar. I saw it, "played" with it, and now I want to uninstall it. Where can I find it's directory? The package is neither in Ubuntu Software Center, nor in ...