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

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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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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-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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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....