How To Configure VPN Bypass Rules In Opera Browser

Opera browser comes with a built-in VPN through which you can connect and browse through public IPs of different regions. When enabled, a blue VPN badge will be visible. Clicking on it will show the region through which it is connected and the on/off button. This built-in VPN now also allows you to add bypass rules. What this means is you can add websites that you would like to browse through your...

How To Disable PDF Viewer In Opera Browser

Opera browser by default opens all the PDF documents instead of downloading them. This can be changed so that all the accessed PDF documents are auto-downloaded to the local downloads folder. Here is how: Open Opera, and in the address bar, type:  opera://settings/content This will open the Privacy and security section. Scroll down to the Content section. Then, expand Additional content settings. Over...

Enable Opera Browser Notifications When Closing Tabs And Windows

Opera browser can display notifications/warnings when closing the current window with active tabs and also when closing new windows with active tabs. Here is how to access these settings: Open Opera and click on the menu icon. Then choose Settings. Expand the Advanced section from the left pane. Then click on Browser. From the settings shown on the right pane, scroll down to the User interface section. Enable...

Organize And Share Ideas Using Pinboards In Opera Browser

Opera has a useful feature called Pinboards. With this feature, you can pin images, websites, and links to different boards which can then be shared with anyone. All of this does not need any account or external service to use. Creating Pinboards: Here is how to use it: Click on the Pinboards icon next to the Opera address bar. Alternatively, from the Opera menu, choose Pinboards. This will launch...

How To Use Easy Setup In Opera

Opera browser has an option of Easy setup by which you can quickly configure the browser settings. To access this feature, click on the Easy setup button on the right. There are three sections when using this: Appearance Start Page Privacy & Security Appearance: Change the browser theme and other options like displaying the sidebar and bookmarks bar from here. Start Page: Change the wallpaper...

Set Custom Wallpapers As A New Tab Background In Opera

The new tabs in the Opera browser can be configured to display different wallpapers as a background. These wallpapers can be selected from the default ones or the Opera add-ons page. You can also add your images as wallpapers. To do this, click on the Opera menu and choose Settings. Alternatively, in the address bar, type in the following: opera://settings Then scroll down to the Wallpapers section. By...