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  • I am currently using Opera 44.0.2510.857 (PGO) on my Laptop with Win 8.1.
    I also still have Opera 12 loaded on the hard drive.
    An analytical software program informed me that Opera 12 was running in the background and slowing down the computer even as O 12 does not show as "running" in Task Manager.

    Question: Can I un-install Opera 12 without effecting Opera 44?

  • Can I un-install Opera 12 without effecting Opera 44?


  • As Leo says, you can as they are completely different and independent programs.
    I am puzzled as to why Opera 12 would be running when you're not using it though!
    You say it's not listed as a running task, but that doesn't mean that it isn't running as a background process.
    If you look at the running process list in the Windows Task Manager, is opera.exe listed there?

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