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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #38,876
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 37.26 days
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Average installed length: 202.39 days


15.0.1147.18 100.00%

Opera next 15.0.1147.18


Opera next 15.0.1147.18 is a software program developed by Opera Software ASA. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named launcher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 81.42 MB (85,373,859 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 17% of users of Opera next come from the United States, it is also popular in Russia and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.opera.com
Help link: www.opera.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Opera Next
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Opera Next\Launcher.exe" /uninstall
Estimated size: 81.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Opera next 15.0.1147.18

Program executable:launcher.exe
Name:Opera Internet Browser
Path:C:\Program Files\opera next\launcher.exe
Additional files:
  • opera.dll - Opera Internet Browser
  • opera.exe
  • installer_prefs.json

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • opera.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Opera Next\opera.exe'.

How do I remove Opera next?

You can uninstall Opera next from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Opera next 15.0.1147.18, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Opera next.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.24%
Windows 10 20.95%
Windows XP 8.11%
Windows Vista 2.03%
Windows Server 2003 0.68%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.84%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.49%
Windows 7 Professional 10.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 8.78%
Windows 8 Pro 7.43%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.73%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 17.01%
  Russia 14.29%
  India 8.84%
  Germany 4.08%
  Egypt 4.08%
  UA 4.08%
  Brazil 2.72%
  DZ 2.72%
  Iran 2.72%
  Saudi Arabia 2.72%
  France 2.04%
  IQ 2.04%
  MA 2.04%
  Sweden 2.04%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.67%
Hewlett-Packard 22.22%
Acer 15.56%
ASUS 12.22%
Lenovo 3.33%
American Megatrends 3.33%
Samsung 2.22%
Sony 2.22%
Common models
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.91%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.91%
Dell OptiPlex 745 ... 2.91%
Sony VPCEH3AEA 1.94%
TOSHIBA dynabook REGZA PC... 0.97%

About Opera Software ASA

Opera Software is known for its Opera sets of web browsers with millions worldwide users.
Publisher URL: www.opera.com


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