How to Install New Tab Extensions on Chrome and Opera (Next)

Two Methods:Install New Tab Extensions In ChromeInstall New Tab Extensions In Opera Next

Bored with the Chrome New Tab page and/or Opera Speed Dial? Google Chrome Webstore have lots of New Tab extensions, but Opera add-ons doesn't.

Method 1
Install New Tab Extensions In Chrome

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    Download any New Tab extensions (example, Lightning Newtab, New MetroTab, etc.
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    Accept the permissions (appears in popup)
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    Open a new tab and see how it change. If you want to open the new tab, go to chrome://settings to go to new tab page when opening a window

Method 2
Install New Tab Extensions In Opera Next

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    Get Download Chrome Extensions add-on and Custom New Tab Page Addon. This is to force to download extensions Google Chrome Webstore without forcing to install Google Chrome Browser and to disable Opera Speed Dial to open in new tab.
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    Follow the instructions to install new tab extensions in Chrome step 1 and 2.
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    Enable downloaded extensions by go to opera://extensions.
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    In the same page and in a New Tab extension, select "Options"
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    In that page, try to go to the main page of the new tab.
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    Go to opera://settings.
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    Click "Set Pages"
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    Click "Use current pages".
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    Delete pages except new tab first then copy the URL of the new tab page. Usually the URL of extensions have unique code on its url because it is the chrome extensions ID.
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    Go to opera://extensions.
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    In Custom New Tab Page extension, select "Options"
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    Paste the URL in the textfield, then click "OK".
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    Open a new tab and see how it change. If you don't want to open the new tab on a new window, go to opera://settings, click "Set Pages", and delete the new tab page.

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