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How to Download and Install Opera on Windows

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Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to install the Opera web browser onto your PC.

1 Install Opera

We will use the built-in Microsoft Edge browser on your computer to download and install Opera.

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
    Microsoft Edge
  2. In the address bar at the top, type https://www.opera.com, then press Enter on your keyboard.
    Edge browser with address filled in and highlighted.
  3. Select Download Opera.
    Opera page with Download Opera highlighted
  4. Select Run to download and start the Opera Installer.
    Run Opera Installer
  5. Once the installer opens, select Install.
    Opera installer with Install highlighted

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In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to install the Opera web browser onto your PC.

We will use the built-in Microsoft Edge browser on your computer to download and install Opera.

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
    Microsoft Edge
  2. In the address bar at the top, type https://www.opera.com, then press Enter on your keyboard.
    Edge browser with address filled in and highlighted.
  3. Select Download Opera.
    Opera page with Download Opera highlighted
  4. Select Run to download and start the Opera Installer.
    Run Opera Installer
  5. Once the installer opens, select Install.
    Opera installer with Install highlighted