How To Download PDF Files In Opera

When I clicked on a PDF link on a page, it downloaded, but now it opens in Opera first. This change came after an update. I want it to download. Here’s how to change it back.

In the address or URL bar type: opera://settings/content/pdfDocuments and press enter. On the page that opens, turn on Download PDF files instead of automatically opening them in Opera. Just click on the little switch to the right. 

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Terry is a self-taught computer aficionado, who after being exposed to Windows 3.1 in the early 1990's devoured every book and magazine on the subject he could get his hands on. A published author with over 20 years' experience building and servicing computers for friends and family he started his first website in 2002 at Hit Any Key.

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