Last updated on: 23/12/2013 by Parveen Singh
Opera is a free, domain-leading and powerful web browser that packs in some really wonderful features to give new dimension to surfing. It blends standard and advanced features to rank among those few leading the domain. Some of its foremost features are, tabbed browsing, pop-up blocking, and integrated searches, and so on. Its advanced functions include IRC chat, RSS news-feeds and e-mail application.
Opera gives users the freedom of customization where its look and content can be tuned to suit own needs, and that too, only with few clicks. The Speed Dial apart, it enables Search Shortcuts where a quicker search is allowed by letting user post the queries in the address bar. Its Trash Can allows the immediate re-opening of the just closed tabs.
Opera enables Mouse Gestures, thus letting mouse-driven web navigation. It allows data synchronization facility, lets users find anything searched earlier via Quick Find. Previewing a feed in a clean and multi-column layout is a possibility for users. And above all, it enables customizable web search where users are given smooth and fast access to popular sites like eBay, Amazon etc.
Available for free, Opera has extensive usages in private and professional domains alike where smooth navigation is needed by users.
Supporting the OS like Windows XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8, it suits amateurs and professionals alike for enriching them with features and easiness of a domain-leading web browser.