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<i>Opera 10.0 and lower</i><br>
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==Windows==
# Clicking on the '''Tools''' menu
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How to clear Private Data for current versions of Opera:
# Selecting '''Delete Private Data'''
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# Selecting everything except saved passwords (unless you would like them cleared)
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<ol>
# Clicking on '''Delete'''
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  <li> Click on the <b>Opera</b> menu icon in the upper left corner of the browser. </li>
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  [[Image:OperaUpLeft.png|border]]
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  <li> Hover over <b>History</b> and then go over and click on <b>Clear browsing data</b>. </li>
<i>Opera 10.5 and newer</i><br>
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  [[Image:OperaHistory.png|border]]
#Select the large Opera logo from the upper left
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  <li> Make sure that all three checkboxes are checked off (<b>Browsing history</b>, <b>Cookies and other site data</b>, and <b>Cached
#Select '''Settings'''
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  images and files</b>). Then click <b>Clear data</b> </li>
#Select '''Clear Private Data'''
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  [[Image:OperaClearHistory.png|border]]
#Click '''Detailed Options'''
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  <li> After you've done that, close out of Opera. Once you reopen Opera, you are good to go. </li>
#Select '''Browser Cache''' and '''Browser Cookies'''. You can uncheck everything else.
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</ol>
<gallery perRow="4">
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Image:Opera1.jpg
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Image:Opera2.jpg
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</gallery>
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{{yellowbox|You can skip steps 1 & 2 if you hit Ctrl+Shift+Del|}}
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* For more information about Opera click [https://www.opera.com/ here].
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==Mac==
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#Click on '''Tools''' in your menu bar and then choose '''Delete Private Data'''
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#Choose the top '''5''' checkboxes and then then '''Delete Persistent Storage''' and '''Close all tabs'''
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<gallery perRow="5">
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Image:opera_mac_reset_1.png
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Image:opera_mac_reset_2.png
 
[[Category:Browser Help]]
 
[[Category:Browser Help]]
 
[[Category:HOWTO]]
 
[[Category:HOWTO]]

Revision as of 17:09, 9 December 2019

Windows

How to clear Private Data for current versions of Opera:

  1. Click on the Opera menu icon in the upper left corner of the browser.
  2.   OperaUpLeft.png
    
  3. Hover over History and then go over and click on Clear browsing data.
  4.   OperaHistory.png
    
  5. Make sure that all three checkboxes are checked off (Browsing history, Cookies and other site data, and Cached images and files). Then click Clear data
  6.   OperaClearHistory.png
    
  7. After you've done that, close out of Opera. Once you reopen Opera, you are good to go.


Content.png You can skip steps 1 & 2 if you hit Ctrl+Shift+Del


  • For more information about Opera click here.



Mac

  1. Click on Tools in your menu bar and then choose Delete Private Data
  2. Choose the top 5 checkboxes and then then Delete Persistent Storage and Close all tabs