How to make Opera as default browser: Windows, Mac, LInux

How to make Opera as default browser: Windows, Mac, LInux

In this article, we will show you how to set Opera as your default browser on Windows, Mac, and Linux.

How to make Opera as default on the Opera browser?

  • Open Opera
  • Click the Opera icon in the top-left corner. 
  • Click Settings (Preferences on Mac). 
  • Scroll down to Default browser, and click Make default.

How to make Opera as default on Windows 11?

  • Click on the Windows icon on the taskbar to open the start menu.
  • Go to Settings.
  • On the left panel, click on Apps.
  • On the right panel, click on Default apps.
  • Type Opera in the search field, the opera application will appear in the list, click on it.
  • You can find many file types listed and you can individually set the default opera browser all the files you want.

How to make Opera as default on Windows 10?

  • On your computer, go to Start and type "Default app settings."
  • Click Default app settings in the results.
  • Under Default apps, scroll down to Web browser.
  • Change the browser to Opera.

How to make Opera as default on Windows 8.1, 7?

  • On your computer, click on the Windows icon to open the Start menu, then click Control Panel.
  • Click Programs Default programs.
  • Click Set your default programs.
  • In the list of programs, find and select Opera.
  • Click Set this program as default.
  • Click OK.

How to make Opera as default on Mac (Mojave, High Sierra)?

  • On your computer, go to System Preferences.
  • Click General.
  • Under Default web browser, select Opera from the dropdown list.

How to make Opera as default on Linux (Ubuntu)?

  • On your computer, go to Settings.
  • Click Details, then click Default Applications.
  • Next to Web, select Opera from the list.
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