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  • @l33t4opera, you're a wizard, your tips works for videos, just not for Flash, but I don't mind. As now YouTube, DailyMotion and Facebook videos works, that's enough to me (before, only YT was working).

    Thanks for the hint. After getting back to Firefox for some times, I could notice it's slower than Opera, to the point Facebook Messenger is clearly more usable on Opera than on Firefox.

  • The memory leak can be checked in the following page (VPN On).

    It has a embeded youtube video. try to seek repeatedly.

  • Had no problems at all,
    but, maybe it's necessary to say that I'm in W10 Anniversary update without any other update.

    • W10 Anniversary update
    • nVidia 520M
  • I've tested the video with Opera Stable and Opera Beta, in both cases VPN - Memory works fine.

    (Firstly just checked with Stable version, the discussed problems are with Stable and Dev)

  • I've tested the video with Opera Stable and Opera Beta, in both cases VPN - Memory works fine.

    I've also tested with Opera Stable, it exceeds 1GB by seeking.

    Windows 10 x64 version 1607(OS Build 14393.953), Opera x86

  • Tested with the integrated GPU and no memory problems either.

    • Opera Dev 45
    • W10 Aniversary Update
    • Intel HD 3000
  • The memory leak can be checked in the following page (VPN On).

    I couldn't reproduce here.

  • I couldn't reproduce here.

    What can I do for you?

  • v45.0.2539.0 still has memory issue.

  • The mouse icon for resizing video popup seems not be in right place.
    It can be checked in left, right, bottom.

    bottom, left, right

  • New update - Opera developer 45.0.2539.0 😉

    The change log,
    and the announcement.

    "This developer update brings you more Reborn, and ad block improvements, as well as some security, and performance changes.

    Reborn project continues

    In today’s version, we added a menu button, which will allow you to log out from your sidebar communicator without needing to visit the communicator’s website. You can also mute your communicator notifications from the menu.

    Also, Opera now brings you a new pop-up, when adding bookmarks, which includes the “Finished” button. This option gives a clearer way of adding bookmarks for users, who missed the confirmation that a new website was already added to the bookmark folder.

    For Windows 7 user we are working on a big update.

    Ad block anniversary improvements

    Last week, Opera’s native ad block celebrated its first anniversary. Now, this feature has been given a refresh, with some new, handy options.

    Opera automatically reloads a page, when toggling ad blocking on, or off for that page. It’s especially useful if you want to quickly flip the switch, and it gives you much more control and comfort while browsing with ad blocker.

    Also, we have added some important changes to the block list management. Now, you have control over which block lists are loaded. Easylist, and EasyPrivacy are turned on by default.

    Other lists, including regional and custom lists, can now be managed through the “Manage Lists…” dialog. Let us know, if there are any other lists, that you would find beneficial.

    Apart from that, Opera now offers support for more advanced CSS selectors, which help you block more ads.

    Performance and security changes

    H.264 video works in Windows 8.x again, and it now has the same hardware support as Windows 7 and Windows 10, both given in the last developer release (DNA-60041).

    Opera adds in-form warnings for sensitive fields, when the top-level page is not HTTPS. Whenever you start filling in your password, or credit card number on a page, which is not HTTPS, the warning will appear."

    Known issues:

    – Changed configurations are not reflected instantly – a reload is needed.

    – Unchecking all of the lists doesn’t work as expected – turn off ad blocker, to disable any blocking.

    The Chromium has been updated to version 58.0.3029.6.

    ☕ \m/ :cheers:

  • 🆙

  • Every time I start Opera it pins itself to the taskbar now.

    Version: 45.0.2539.0 (PGO) - Opera is up to date
    Update stream: developer
    System: Windows 7 64-bit (WoW64)

    Steps to reproduce:

    1. Open Opera
    2. Close Opera
    3. Unpin Opera from Taskbar
    4. Open Opera
    5. Close Opera
    6. Find pinned icon on the taskbar.
  • Since Opera promotes adblocking, is there a plan for Opera to promote micropayment?

  • Some icons of Opera Developer was changed in ver.45.0.2545.0. I think this icon of private window is not good. Because I think many users can't understand what this icon means. Is this icon glasses? or binoculars?

    And I'm sad to remove the Speed Dial animation when hovering mouse over the tiles. I like this animation! Because I am easy to know where mouse cursor. And this animation is fun! So, please adopt this animation again!

  • New update - Opera developer 45.0.2545.0 😉

    The change log, and the announcement.

    "This week starts with a fresh update to Opera 45 in our developer channel. It brings you further Reborn aesthetic improvements, an ad block redesign, and important bug fixes.

    Reborn with completely new icons

    Our work on the Reborn project steadily continues. Recently, we added a menu button, which allows you to quickly log out from your sidebar messenger. Now, it’s time for a complete icon overhaul. New icons are even more refined and elegant, and some of them change colors, when active. We have carefully optimized the icons for various DPIs in order to make them look perfect.

    In this update, we have removed the Speed Dial animation effect, when hovering your mouse over the tiles, and also added a new animation, when opening private mode.

    Windows 7 native look and feel

    This particular improvement has been one of our priorities, as many of you requested a deeper integration of the Reborn interface with Windows 7. The new interface respects Windows 7 look and feel, as we have brought back the window frame support for Aero.

    Bug fixes

    Last week, we gave you more control over ad block lists. Now, selecting, deselecting, and adding lists to the ad blocker are working correctly and take effect immediately, as we fixed it, and other related issues from last week.

    Amongst this bunch of fixes, last week’s top crasher – “Crash when showing desktop notification requests” – is gone.

    Stay tuned for more changes!"

    The Chromium has been updated to version 58.0.3029.19.

    ☕ \m/ :cheers:

  • Since 45.0.2545.0, the Opera menu and contextual menu, are surrounded with a big black frame: is this on purpose or is this just something happening to me?

  • Hi @hibou57, it's known issue, which is confirmed by few users (including myself). For more details, please have a look here, and here.

  • If the icon of Private Window of Opera Dev 45 is sunglasses, I think better to change like this image↓↓

    Because this icon doesn't looks like sunglasses. If the icon of Private Window of Opera Dev 45 is normal glasses, I think better to change motif. Because If the icon is normal glasses, I think almost users wouldn't understand why this icon means "Private Window".

  • @l33t4opera, thanks for the details. I also noticed the scrollbar sometime disappears. Unfortunately, I don’t know the cause, so I cannot tell about anyway to reproduce it. On the same site, it may be there, and sometime not. That’s on my own forum, so I know there is nothing which attempts to hide it. This was already the same with the previous version.