View Full Version : Opera 9 Final

20th June 2006, 07:27

Lots and lots of render adds and fixes :)




-BitTorrent support
-Better content blocking
-Tab Hotkeys are now identical to FireFox (even though Opera had them first)
-Native RSS/Atom feeds
-Better scripting support, plugin support, etc.


20th June 2006, 09:03
looks good, they've fixed a few issues with some particular sites :)

21st June 2006, 02:13
Inported IE bookmarks automatically and completely - much better than Firefox. Firefox didn't import any of my Chinese bookmarks - without warning.
The font size is similar like IE - larger than Firefox and looks better.

21st June 2006, 05:21
They've also done lots of nice little changes to the mail module - all good so far.

I also like the fact that it upgraded my 8.xx install without fuss.


22nd June 2006, 08:48
Seems pretty good for me.

22nd June 2006, 11:14
Just upgraded, I've been using the weekly beta's since a long time :).

22nd June 2006, 14:02
Works well here. Hope it doesn't get f'ed like 8.5. That was my browser of choice until it inexplicably stopped working and using up all my cpu cycles.

23rd June 2006, 20:00
Denty, didn't you know that's a FEATURE of Opera? It will run great and then suddenly it'll repeatedly lock up while using your whole CPU. They'll blame the bug on flash, claim they can't replicate it... and then miraculously "fix" it for the next version... which will eventually do the same thing.

Sadly, Firefox... pretty much works the same way. I'm back to IE, sadly.

28th June 2006, 09:46
Well, I ran it for almost a week, and now I'm back on Firefox. Firefox is a better browser overall. Find as you type, better text box controls, etc, all add up. There are a few features I like about Opera, though. the FF and Rewind buttons are kind of cool.

28th June 2006, 09:55
Fnd as you type in Opera: hit . or , (latter for links only), F3 to go to the next found item. What do you mean by text box controls?