Category: Tips

Opera: Show Full Site Thumbnails (Old Speed Dial)

By | April 12, 2011 | 21 Comments

Opera Speed Dial: Show Full Site Thumbnails (Old Speed Dial)

If you don’t like the way Opera 11.10 displays zoomed in site/logo thumbnails in the new Speed Dial, then here is how to fix this:

Right Click > Reload Every > 30 Minutes (or any other option)
Right Click > Reload

You will now notice that the full site thumbnails are back. However, if you don’t like the distraction by the constantly changing working environment, then click the following:

Right Click > Reload Every > Never

You now have static, full site thumbnails, just like in the older versions of Opera.

Weekly Browsers Recap + Bonus Links, April 11th

By | April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, April 11th

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Weekly Browsers Recap + Bonus Links, April Fools Edition

By | April 4, 2011 | 1 Comment

Weekly Browsers Recap, April 4th

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Opera: Remove/Hide Blue Dots

By | March 31, 2011 | 8 Comments

Opera: Remove/Hide Blue Dots

Here is how you can disable the blue dots in Opera

The easy way:

- Download this Opera 11 skin
- Place it to C:\Program Files (x86)\Opera\skin (or similar location)
- Restart Opera
- Click Shift+F12 (or go to Appearance…), select second Opera Standard Skin
- All set!
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Why Opera Is My Default Web Browser

By | March 29, 2011 | 47 Comments

Why Opera Is My Default Web Browser

Even though I have written a plenty of what someone might call “Opera bashing” articles, the truth is: it’s my default web browser and have been so ever since version 7.

So what could possibly make me choose Opera over any other web browser? A couple of things.

Customization

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Opera: Show Full Address Bar and Hide Web Button

By | March 29, 2011 | 3 Comments

Opera: Show Full Address Bar and Hide Web Button

Now here is something what I have just discovered: turns out, you can “disable” the big Web button near the address bar.

All you have to do is right click on it and check “Show Full Web Address”.

Opera: Show Full Address Bar and Hide Web Button

Job done.

Weekly Browsers Recap + Bonus Links, March 28th

By | March 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, March 28th

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Weekly Questions Recap, March 15th

By | March 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Weekly Questions Recap, March 15th
Don’t forget that you can receive points for asking/answering questions and redeem them for cool prizes.

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How Would You Change Firefox?

By | March 10, 2011 | 30 Comments

How Would You Change Firefox?

The time has come yet again…

How would you change the Firefox web browser to make it better?

Users Advised to Update Graphics Drivers for Firefox 4

By | March 8, 2011 | 5 Comments

Firefox 4According to Mozilla, users will need to make sure that their graphics cards’ drivers are up to date if they wish to utilize hardware acceleration present in Firefox 4.

Benoit Jacob of Mozilla’s platform engineering team explained

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