Windows 10: Trying to set Opera as web browser in default app Solved


  1. Posts : 42
    Windows 10 Professional 64X
       28 Jul 2016 #1

    Trying to set Opera as web browser in default app


    For the last two hours I have been trying to set Opera as web browser in default app under Default Apps in Settings. The only web browser is working with Microsoft Edge not other web browser. I am not sure how can I make Opera as default and rather use this not Microsoft Edge. Any idea how to get this browser work as default?

    Thank you,

    John
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  2. Posts : 42
    Windows 10 Professional 64X
    Thread Starter
       28 Jul 2016 #2

    I fixed it by this method: Start -> Settings -> System -> Default Apps -> Set Defaults by App, click on Opera, then click "Set this program as default".

    After that Windows 10 remembered my setting and used Opera as the default browser.

    That's the trick to fix.

    John
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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