How To Install Opera Browser In Linux Mint


The popular Opera browser can be installed quickly in Linux Mint  directly from the Terminal.

To do this, open Terminal and type :

sudo apt-get install opera

Enter the admin password and wait till the installation is complete.

The installed browser will show up in Menu > Internet > Opera in Linux Mint.

Installing Opera browser in Linux Mint/Ubuntu

 After installation, a quick way to see where Opera stores bookmarks, cache, plugins etc and the version number is to simply type “about” in the Opera address bar :

Finding version info and other details about Opera in Linux

To install other popular browsers like Google Chrome and Chromium in Linux Mint/Ubuntu, please refer to earlier posts here and here.

Happy surfing.


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