So, today we are guiding all such people on how one can uninstall Opera Browser and delete stored files from the Computer. As the author is using the Windows OS so, the below steps written are according to uninstalling Opera Browser in Windows.
You know even if you Uninstall Opera Browser and then reinstall it the old files will remain inside your computer. It is a strong chance that even if you reinstall Opera Browser there will be issues and bugs same as before. It’s important to delete files along with uninstalling them. So, you can get a fresh and new product on your computer.
Everybody knows how to install Opera Browser on Windows or MacOS or other OS. But, there is a very less number of people who know how to uninstall Opera Browser from Windows PC or Macbooks.
How to Uninstall Opera Browser and Delete Stored Files on Windows
Time needed: 5 minutes.
- Uninstall Opera Browser From Start Menu
Go to the Windows Start Menu, and Search the Add or Remove Programs.
Select the Aforementioned setting from the option that appears in Windows Search.
It will take you to the list of apps that are being installed on your computer. Find Opera Browser among all apps.
Right-click on the Opera Browser and Click on Uninstall option.
After due time the app will not be available on your computer
- Stop Opera Browser Background Process
Launch Task Manager on Windows using Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys.
Switch to the Details tab in Task Manager and select the Opera.exe file.
Click on the End Task option to terminate the process. Please make sure that close all the Opera Browser Process that are ongoing.
Next, switch to the Processes tab and expand the Background Process section.
Choose the Opera Browser and click on the end task.
- Delete Opera Browser Program Folder
Go to the Windows Taskbar and launch File Explorer from there. Access Opera Browser Folder under Program Files from the File Explorer.
C:\Program Files (x86)\Opera
Select the Opera folder, and right-click to open the context menu.
Click on the Delete optiom.
That’s all what you need to uninstall and delete Mozilla Opera Browser files completely.
- Delete Opera Browser User Data
Launch File Explorer via the Start menu just as you done above in the first step.
Enter the following location of the AppData folder location in the address bar and hit Enter.
Make sure to replace UserName from the above address accordingly.
Delete the Opera Browser folder present inside the Mozilla folder.
Final Remarks on Uninstall Opera Browser and Delete Stored Files
Opera Browser is a kind of Program that deserves to be a part of your Computer Software. A brilliant and impaccable software that is also best alternative to Google Chrome.
We tried to explain the procedure in an easier way as possible. So, i hope that you will understand easily. If you have any question ask us freely.
This was the best way to uninstall Opera Browser as others like Command prompt and file explorer ways are difficult.
Likewise, if you want to install Opera Browser Freshly and newly, its existing files could end up conflicting with the process of new ones. Even if the installation process is complete, Opera Browser will still use the old configuration and settings files of previous version.