Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Sep 2009 15:31 UTC, submitted by KLU9
Opera Software After a long gestation period, Opera has released version 10 of their browser, which comes packed with a whole lot of improvements and new features. It's got a completely new interface, a turbo mode for those days of bandwith drought, automatic updates (finally!), and lots more.
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iliks
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2008-07-08

WereCatf, platform shortucts are pain in a... Opera has much better alternative - I cycle from tab to tab using 1/2 keys on keyboard. No f-ing Ctrl-Alt-Shift-....-Tab.
Just 1 - go left, 2 - go right. Fits left hand perfectly.

The same for back/forward - Opera uses Z/X. Instead of STUPID Alt-Left, Alt-Right where you need TWO hands to press it!! (eg. many smaller notebooks don't have right alt)

P.S. You have to enable 'one key shortcuts' in settings for this to work.

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WereCatf Member since:
2006-02-15

WereCatf, platform shortucts are pain in a... Opera has much better alternative - I cycle from tab to tab using 1/2 keys on keyboard

Thatt is better for you, does not and will not work for me though. I am often f.ex. writing something on some form and have to switch tabs, check something on another and switch back..but if the shortcut is only one key it'll get entered in the form instead. And as I also said, cycling tabs is slower than jumping directly to the tab I want.. As such, Opera doesn't suit me.

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