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Benefits of Workspaces

Workspaces are a great way to keep webpages organized and simplify your browsing.


Keep tabs on related subjects in the same workspace, so you never get lost looking for a tab again.


Switch contexts with one click at the top of your sidebar, or set hotkeys for even easier switching.


Choose workspace icons and names that work for you, as well as hide individual workspaces from view.


Send tabs to different workspaces easily and keep relevant pages all in one place.

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Tidy your browser with separate customizable workspaces

Tidy your browser with separate customizable workspaces

Twitter in the sidebar

Explore and tweet conveniently with a better view on desktop.


Save and collect web content easily, share it visually.

Instagram in the sidebar

Use Instagram in Opera’s sidebar while you browse.

Search in tabs

Work and browse more efficiently with many open tabs.


Organize tab groups in separate customizable workspaces.

Ad blocker

Browse with less distractions and load websites faster.

Lucid Mode

Enhance online videos and images in one click.

Facebook Messenger in the sidebar

Use Messenger on desktop in Opera Browser.

Personal news

A customizable and convenient newsfeed on your start page.

Snapshot tool

Easily capture, edit and share your snapshots from webpages.

Opera Flow

Instantly send files, links and notes between your devices.

Video pop-out

Pop out online videos so they float on top of webpages as you browse.

Import bookmarks

Easily manage, customize and keep your favorite places online.

Free VPN

Browse comfortably with enhanced privacy and security, for free.

TikTok in the sidebar

Browse, watch and upload TikTok videos on desktop in Opera Browser.

Sync data

Synchronize the Opera browsers on any of your devices.

Easy Files

Attach files in one click without digging through folders.

Opera Cashback

Automatically get money back when shopping in Opera Browser.

Battery saver

An easy way to noticeably extend your laptop’s battery life.

Unit converter

Automatically convert time-zones, currencies and units of measurement.

Player in sidebar

A world of music and podcasts at your fingertips.

Aria Browser AI

Chat and create with Opera’s free AI on mobile and desktop.


Browse privately anywhere with VPN Pro.

Opera Wallet

Make secure crypto translations with a built-in Opera Wallet.


Chat in WhatsApp on desktop in your Opera Browser.


Chat in Telegram on desktop in Opera Browser.

Tab Islands

Save space, keep organized, and switch contexts easily with Tab Islands.

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Efficiency with Workspaces

We all get a little over-ambitious with tabs sometimes, opening so many that we lose track of what we’re doing. Then the problems start. The text on tabs is hidden, so we can’t find the tab we’re looking for. Multiple loading tabs slow down the browser. Tabs are forgotten, never to be seen again, and what we were working on to begin with gets lost among the cacophony of open tabs.
This is why Opera has created workspaces, which allows users to organize tabs and keep them in distinct groups. You can create a separate tab group for work (aptly named), a research project, shopping, trip planning - whatever is relevant to you - minimizing the number of tabs in your window and compartmentalizing your projects. Use an existing group or create a new group of workspace tabs as needed. Workspaces exist as customizable icons on the top of your sidebar, so you can switch between them quickly and easily. This smooth transition not only puts an end to awkward managing, searching through, and reordering tabs, but also helps you focus on what you’re doing.

Manage workspaces in the Sidebar setup panel

To manage your workspaces, open the Sidebar setup panel from the three-dot menu at the bottom of your sidebar, where the feature is enabled by default. From there, you can easily create, customize, hide, or delete tab groups, as well as manage other useful tools and features in your Opera browser.

Easy to use

More options for workspaces are in the tab menu, like moving tabs (or a set of tabs) to another workspace. The tab menu is made available by right-clicking on an open tab. The tab options, like reloading all tabs or highlighting duplicate tabs, work within your active window's tab group only. Equally, the visual tab-cycler (Ctrl+Tab) shows you the tabs in your current workspace, so you can continue to focus on the task at hand. Like all of Opera’s features, the Workspaces feature is a quality-of-life browser tool that greatly improves your work, play, and daily browsing.

You deserve a better browser

Opera's free VPN, Ad blocker, and Flow file sharing. Just a few of the must-have features built into Opera for faster, smoother and distraction-free browsing designed to improve your online experience.

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