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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