Frequently asked questions

What do I need an account for?

If you just want to surf around and read articles, you're welcome to do that without creating an account. However, if you're interested in posting in the forums or submitting your own articles, you will need to create an account.

Can I log in using my existing My Opera username and password?

Yes, you can log into Dev.Opera using your existing My Opera account.

I have created an account but can't log in.

Make sure that your browser has cookies enabled and that you spell your username and password correctly. If this does not help, delete your browser cookies and try again. If you still have no luck, visit the Lost password page to generate a new password.

I have forgotten my password!

Visit the Lost password page and fill in your e-mail address in the form. We will then generate and send a new password to you.

I have changed my e-mail address.

You can update your e-mail address on the edit profile page.

I need help with my Opera browser.

You can get help about the Opera browser in the support section, and in the My Opera forums.

How about privacy and security?

Your privacy and security are our utmost concern. We will not share your details with any third party. Please visit our privacy policy page for more details on privacy.

How do I add an avatar at the top of my forum posts?

You can upload your own avatar on the edit profile page.

How can I contribute to making Dev.Opera a better site?

You can contribute by writing and submitting articles, either to give us feedback on the articles, or other topics if you wish.