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Old 05-29-2006, 11:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Opera Mini is missing some serious functionality

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What's up with the lack of functionality with the Opera Mini for the BlackBerry? Do RIM not have a very open API?

What's up with having to click "select" in a text field, to be taken to a fullscreen textarea view to input data? And the inability to save images directly from the browser?

You have to use the clickwheel 2 to 3 times more in Opera Mini than with the native browser. It's a major drawback.

Opera Mini is a great browser that will save you on your data costs, so I hope they'll be able to produce a more integral browser in the near future.

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Old 05-29-2006, 03:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I noticed the same thing... Also, I can't set my own home page... but it comes in handy. Omni loads pages the BB browser wont.
Old 05-30-2006, 09:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I tried the previous version of mini then I tried the new version in hopes that the problems you speak of would have been corrected. I deleted it after a half a day of use. The stock BB browser is mucho, mucho better!
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