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Opera is a Free Cross Platform Browser with great features!
« on: March 21, 2008, 08:39:49 PM »
Opera is a Free Cross Platform Browser with great features!

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Opera is no ordinary Web browser.
Fast, safe, secure and synchronized!
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The Opera Web browser offers several new features for functionality, security, usability, customization, searching, saving, taking shortcuts and accessing Web content. Whether you're going to work, working from home, developing Web sites, or just looking for a quick, solid browser that can help you quickly access the Internet, Opera delivers a superior Web experience for every aspect of your online life, with lots of tech tools for power users. And Opera is free, so download it now!
New in Opera 9
Speed Dialâ„¢

Now you have a new way to access your favorite Web sites. Just open a new tab to get your Speed Dial. It's easy to populate and addictive to use. demo
Find out what other people are putting on their Speed Dial. Click here.
Fraud protection

Opera's advanced fraud protection protects you against web sites that try to steal your personal information. Watch the demo to learn how to enable this feature. demo

BitTorrent

You don't need a separate BitTorrent application to download large files. Simply click a torrent link and start the download.
Add your favorite search engines

Right-click on the site's search field and select "Create search" from the menu.

Site preferences

Want to view a site in a different way or deny certain cookies? Want to block pop-ups on certain sites only? Right click and select "Edit site preferences".
Widgets

Small Web applications (multimedia, newsfeeds, games and more) that make your desktop experience more fun. Use the Widgets menu to discover new widgets and access your favorites. Visit widgets.opera.com to learn more.

Thumbnail preview

It is easy to have many tabs open at once in Opera. But exactly which tab had that video you wanted? Hover your mouse on any tab to see a thumbnail preview.
Efficient surfing
Transfer manager

View download progress and access all your downloads from one simple transfer manager window.
Tabbed browsing

Surf the Web easier and faster by opening multiple Web pages within the same application window.demo

Password manager

The password manager remembers your usernames and passwords so you will not have to. demo
Integrated search

Search Google, eBay, Amazon and more with our integrated search field. You can also search directly in the address field using keywords (for example "g" for Google). demo

Mouse gestures

Opera supports mouse gestures, allowing you to perform certain movements with the mouse to access commonly used features.
Fast Forward

Fast Forward will detect the most likely "next page" link and greatly simplify navigation in multi-page documents such as search results and image galleries. demo

Notes

Notes can be kept in conjunction with a Web site you want to refer to later, or remind you of any particular information you may like to review again. demo
Voice

The voice feature allows you to control Opera's interface by talking and to have documents read aloud. Voice is currently offered in English and runs on Windows 2000 and XP.
Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts - like mouse gestures - make your browsing faster and more efficient. Read more about all the keyboard shortcuts in Opera.
Customization
Skins

Skins can give your browser the look you want. Make the browser your own by giving it the icons, colors and style of your choice. demo
Language

Opera is translated into a multitude of languages, and the language can be changed on the fly. Go to Tools > Preferences > General.
Special features
Full-screen mode

The F11 key toggles Opera's projection mode, using the whole screen for browsing and, if a projection style sheet is present, displays 'slides' suitable for presentation.
Kiosk mode

Opera supports kiosk mode - a lock-down mode in which the browser can be used for unattended computers in public places.
Mail and Chat
Opera mail

Our built-in POP/IMAP E-mail client is a combined e-mail program, news reader, mailing list organizer and RSS/Atom newsfeed reader.
Web development
Standards support

We take pride in supporting all major Web standards currently in use, including CSS 2.1, XHTML 1.1, HTML 4.01, WML 2.0, ECMAScript, DOM 2 and SVG 1.1 basic.

http://www.opera.com/
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