Install Opera Web browser in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04/11.10/10.04/Linux Mint 14/13/12/Any Ubuntu, Mint or Ubuntu based version
Opera is an independent Scandinavian company that’s been in the business of making web browsers since 1994. Opera founders saw the internet as a way of making information free and available to everyone in the world, regardless of where they lived or how they got online.
Opera is a high-speed browser for computers. Pages and tabs load faster, even on slow internet connections. Opera checks risky sites, alerting you to potential threats. Opera privacy settings also let you surf the web without being tracked. Put all your top websites right on your homepage with Speed Dial in Opera. Add new favorites with one click. With hundreds of options, Opera extensions add useful services to the browser that give you more to discover on the web. Or choose from a variety of colorful themes to personalize the browser window. Store your bookmarks, Speed Dial sites and passwords using Opera Link, and you’ll have instant access to all your favorite stuff on the go – wherever you may go.
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To install Opera in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
- sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ stable non-free” >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/opera.list’
- sudo sh -c ‘wget -O – http://deb.opera.com/archive.key | apt-key add -‘
- sudo apt-get update
- sudo apt-get install opera