Opera web browser 70 was released a day ago improvements to existing features and tools.
Opera 70 release highlights include:
- The history and bookmark panels now has wider search field.
- Search in Tabs feature now include recently-closed tabs section.
- Search in Tabs now searches both title and content of open pages.
- More Workspace icons
How to Install Opera 70 in Ubuntu:
The Opera team offers official snap package (runs in sandbox), available to install directly from Ubuntu Software:
Also the native Ubuntu
.deb package is available for downloading at the link below:
Download Opera for Linux
.deb package, and double-click to install it.
You may also add the official apt repository via following steps to receive future software updates.
1. Open terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run command to add the opera repository:
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://deb.opera.com/opera-stable/ stable non-free" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/opera.list'
2. Get the key:
wget -O - http://deb.opera.com/archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
Finally either install Opera via following command or upgrade the browser via Software Updater:
sudo apt update sudo apt install opera-stable
For the Opera snap package, simply remove it from Ubuntu Software.
For the Opera apt repository, launch Software & Updates and navigate to Other Software tab.
To remove traditional opera package, either use your system package manager or run command in terminal:
sudo apt remove --autoremove opera-stable