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Search bar autocompletion works but entry can't be selected on touchscreen

  • Hi,
    I mentioned this problem previously in a post that is now locked: a workaround was suggested by burnout426 in that post and that workaround worked until the last update (v 69).
    The problem, that appeared with v 65: an a windows tablet, I was having a problem selecting entries from the address field. Auto-completion worked fine, but when I touched the screen with my finger to select the desired entry, nothing happens. If instead I use a mouse to select the entry, it works normally.
    The workaround: goto the URL opera://flags/#reborn-3-dropdown, disable the flag.
    This worked in versions 65-68, but now with the stable version 69, this flag seems to be gone, and the problem has no solution -- Opera appears to be hardly usable with a Windows tablet.
    Is there a new solution that could work for version 69 (and future versions as well)?

  • So, nobody, no developer, to tell us why the address bar in Opera has become unusable for Windows tablet users? Is this feature gone forever ? Since I synchronize Opera among several devices, it would be good to know if this is a temporary glitch (in which case I guess most tablet users would wait), or if it's gone forever (in which case we would regrettably need to move -- neither Chrome nor Vivaldi have this issue).