How To Reduce Battery Usage When Using Opera Browser

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surgeprice.display("ihaveapc.com_336x280_abovepost"); Opera browser comes with a built-in battery saving feature. This is a great feature to have when using a laptop that’s unplugged or if want to conserve battery. When battery saving is enabled, Opera will reduce the background activity of open tabs and also limit reloading or auto fetching of web scripts thereby consuming less power. To...

How To Enable Search Box In Opera Browser

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Opera browser by default doesn’t have the search box enabled. Here is how to enable it : Access settings by typing in the address bar : opera://settings Next, choose Settings > Browser. From the User interface section, select Enable search box in the address bar.The search box will now be visible next to the address bar. By the way, Opera has some cool  features too like free built-in VPN...

How To Use The Convert Currency Feature In Opera Browser

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Opera browser has a built-in currency converter that can scan numbers with currency symbols on web pages when that text is selected and display it’s equivalent value in another currency. This feature is enabled by default but it displays the output currency value based on the location during installation of Opera. To change this : Access Opera settings through (Alt+P) or Menu>Settings.Go...

Enable VPN Mode When Using Opera For Better Privacy

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When using a browser directly to surf websites, location as well as IP details can be identified. A VPN  (Virtual Private Network) connection masks this by using a virtual location and an IP address which is different than the actual one. Opera browser offers a built-in VPN feature that can be enabled to surf the web without installing any external add-ons separately. Also, there is no data limit...

Browse Websites Safely Using Badge List In Opera

In Opera browser, website badges are icons displayed before the URLs that determine whether the visited web pages are secure, are blacklisted/malware in nature, are whether local pages and so on. Whenever any website/web page is accessed, Opera checks it’s authenticity and safety ratings against a database of known malware and phishing websites. If the specific webpage or website is of suspicious...

How To Enable Full URL Display In Opera Browser

Opera browser by default does not display the full URL in address and search bar. So, a site like http://example.com or https://example.com will simply be shown as example.comIt can be useful to know the complete URL address when a site is accessed.Here is how to turn this setting on : Go to Opera settings by either clicking on the “Opera” icon on top left of the browser window or by...