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Vivaldi web browser released version 2.3 today with great new features, performance improvements, numerous bug-fixes.

Vivaldi 2.3 release highlights:

  • Option to automatically create a tab stack: ‘Settings → New Tab Position → As Tab Stack with Related Tab’
  • Add an option to show frequently visited pages in the URL Drop-Down: “Settings → Address bar → Address Field Drop-Down Menu → Include Frequently Visited Pages”
  • Custom screenshot file name
  • Save webpage as MHTML is enabled
  • Spinner favicon when a tab is loading
  • Passwords should be viewable in Settings
  • Add confirmation dialog on exit
  • Middle-click on tab Trash pastes buffered text into History search field
  • See the release note for more details.

How to Install Vivaldi 2.3 in Ubuntu:

The official Ubuntu .DEB packages are available for download at the link below:

Download Vivaldi (DEB)

Grab the deb matches your OS, then install it via Ubuntu Software or Gdebi package manager. Or run command in terminal:

sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/vivaldi-stable_2.3*.deb

In addition, after installed the .deb package, you can enable Vivaldi apt repository (Softare & Updates -> Other Software) to receive future updates through Software Updater:

Vivaldi web browser released version 2.2 yesterday with more tabs management functionality, more configurable toolbars, and other new features.

Vivaldi 2.2 release highlights:

  • Add ‘Save select tabs as Session’ in context menu.
  • Add numbered accelerators to elements in main Window menu
  • Middle clicking in Back/Forward history drop-down should open the page in new tab
  • Add search box in speed dial.
  • Show a list of closed tabs using Quick Commands by typing “Show Closed Tabs”
  • Enable pop out video (Picture in Picture)
  • Better ‘Netflix’ support for Linux
  • Add a new ‘Customize’ context menu for any button on the toolbar.
  • Mute all other tabs via the tab context menu
  • For more, see the relese note.

How to Install Vivaldi 2.2 in Ubuntu:

The official Ubuntu .DEB packages are available for download at the link below:

Download Vivaldi (DEB)

Grab the deb matches your OS, then install it via Ubuntu Software or Gdebi package manager. Or run command in terminal:

sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/vivaldi-stable_2.2*.deb

In addition, after installed the .deb package, you can enable Vivaldi apt repository (Softare & Updates -> Other Software) to receive future updates through Software Updater:

Vivaldi web browser 2.1 was released today with focus on Quick Commands improvements and various other changes.

Vivaldi 2.1 release highlights:

  • Enable support for AV1
  • Quick Commands improvements including:
    • Notes search
    • UI Zoom and support for command line parameters
    • Open items in a new tab via modifier keys
  • Numerous fixes, Updated translations, and Upgraded Chromium to 70.0.3538.77
  • For more, see the release note.
  • How to Install Vivaldi 2.1 in Ubuntu:

    The official Ubuntu .DEB packages are available for download at the link below:

    Download Vivaldi (DEB)

    Grab the deb matches your OS, then install it via Ubuntu Software or Gdebi package manager. Or run command in terminal:

    sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/vivaldi-stable_2.1*.deb; sudo apt -f install

    In addition, after installed the .deb package, you can enable Vivaldi apt repository (Softare & Updates -> Other Software) to receive future updates through Software Updater:

    The Vivaldi web browser reached the new stable 1.14 release earlier today.

    Vivaldi 1.14 features:

    • Vertical reader mode for users of Chinese, Japanese and Korean languages.
    • Add Markdown support to Notes
    • Add the ability to customize the order of the Web Panels in the sidebar.
    • Ability to change order of search engines
    • Also various bug-fixes. See release note for details.

    How to Install Vivaldi 1.14 in Ubuntu:

    The official DEB binaries are available in the link below:

    Download Vivaldi (DEB)

    Grab the deb matches your OS, then install it via Ubuntu Software or Gdebi package manager. Or run command in terminal:

    sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/vivaldi-stable_1.14*.deb; sudo apt-get -f install

    NOTE that for those prefer upgrading Vivaldi from its official apt repository, Vivaldi 1.14 is held back due to a proprietary media support issue, read HERE for details.

    Vivaldi browser has reached the new stable 1.13 release with improvements to download and tabs functionality.

    Vivaldi Browser 1.13 features:

    • Warning dialog if a download is incomplete
    • Ability to pause and resume downloads
    • Download speed displayed in the progress bar
    • Window Panel and tree-style tabs functionality

    Download / Install Vivaldi Browser:

    For Ubuntu, it offers the DEB package available for download at the link below:

    Download Vivaldi Browser

    For those who have installed a previous release, and enabled the Vivaldi Linux repository, upgrade the browser via Software Updater:

    To manually add the repository, run command to edit the source file:

    gksudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list.d/vivaldi.list

    When the file opens, un-comment or add (if empty) the following line and save it:

    deb http://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/deb/ stable main