How to set up multiple profiles in Opera ?!
iksxman last edited by
I need to create multiple profiles in Opera to open different websites indipendantly.
Don't tell me "you can open up a private window" cuz I need more than just two independant profiles
burnout426 last edited by
In the Opera program files directory, right-click on launcher.exe to create a new shortcut and place it on your desktop. Then, on the desktop, rename it what you want. Then, right-click on the shortcut, goto properties and then the "shortcut" tab. On that tab, modify the target to add the --user-data-dir command-line switch.
"C:\Program Files (X86)\Opera\launcher.exe" "--user-data-dir=C:\Users\yourusername\Opera2"
(I personally have a "My Program Files" folder in "C:\Users\myusername", so I'd use "C:\Users\myusername\My Program Files\Opera2" for example.)
You can create as many shortcuts as you want with each using a different profile folder.
See http://peter.sh/experiments/chromium-command-line-switches/#user-data-dir for more info.