Save preferences ignored following update
147adelaide last edited by
Since the last update, whenever I go to download something, Opera brings up a 'Save as' dialog.
My preferences were set (and indeed still are if I check) to download directly to my Downloads without a dialog box.
Any suggestions on how to fix this?
Update stream: Stable
System: Windows 8.1 64-bit (WoW64)
l33t4opera last edited by
Hi @147adelaide, go to the address bar, and paste
opera:flags#show-save-file-dialog-on-risky-download, press Enter, select "Disabled" from the drop-down, and press the "Relaunch Now". Additionally, you can also disable the
Please be aware, that disabling these flags will weaken the browser security, and also increase the probability of exposure to malicious code, that could be potentially included in some executable files.
laylahnajwa last edited by
I'm having this trouble with *.pdf files, which are not executable... or are they? Every kind of file opens a 'Save As' dialog.