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  1. #1


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    Windows 8

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    I have a stand alone version of opera and since it's not installation
    it wont show in the selection window, but it also since its windows 8 it wont let me browse

    is there any other way i could "force" opera stand alone being default browser?

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  2. #2


    Try the Control Panel - Default Programs - Set your Default programs. Browse down the list and, if you can see Opera, set it as the default. Ok the window and out.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 6
    Windows 8


    as I wrote i use opera stand alone version
    means it isn't installed so it doesn't appear in the list
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  4. #4


    Ah, you mean it's a portable edition. As I understand you can't assign file associations to a portable application, no matter which one it is. foobar2000, for example, also doesn't offer this if you choose to install it as a portable application.
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