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Symantec Endpoint Protection Crash – workaround

We’ve released a Minor Update for Vivaldi 2.9 with a fix. Please update your browser and check if the issue has been fixed. If not, please let us know on Vivaldi.com/bugreport.   When attempting to launch Vivaldi version 2.9 (1705.31), it could fail to startup if any version of Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) is installed […]

Report crashes on Linux

A “crash” occurs when Vivaldi encounters an unrecoverable error and shuts down unexpectedly or a tab’s contents disappear and are replaced with a “dead bird” image. Reporting crashes To report a crash on Linux, create a bug report and describe the crash. Especially useful are detailed steps that we can follow in order to reproduce […]

Update Vivaldi

It’s always good to keep your browser up to date in order to enjoy the newest features and get the latest bug fixes and security updates. Here’s how to update your Vivaldi browser: Windows Update notification will let you know when a new version of Vivaldi has been released. Click on it to view the […]

Report crashes on macOS

A “crash” occurs when Vivaldi encounters an unrecoverable error and shuts down unexpectedly or a tab’s contents disappear and are replaced with a “dead bird” image. Information pertaining to the crash is logged by macOS. Locating Crash Logs Launch the “Terminal” application—open “Spotlight”, type: Terminal Copy and Paste the following text into the Terminal window […]

Report playing video or audio issue with macOS

When reporting a media issue on macOS, in addition to describing what is happening and where, we need more information to be able to follow up with it. Please visit the following site, copy paste its content and share it with us: GPU: vivaldi://gpu And could you visit the following links and tell us which […]

Report spammers, phishing and other scams

In order to block spammers and other scams in Vivaldi Mail, we’ll need a copy of the email header you received. There are two ways you can find this: Option 1 – Using source code Open the email; Click on More button on the top horizontal menu; Select Show source; Copy the content in the […]

Manual setup of the Vivaldi Linux repositories

After downloading a Linux package and installing it our Linux update repositories should be configured automatically for you to receive updates. However, if you wish you can pre-configure the repositories first and install Vivaldi from there. The following is a quick guide. Select your Linux distribution (below). Start a “Terminal” and paste in the commands […]

Install Linux snapshots on non-DEB/RPM distributions

If no snapshot package is provided for your Linux distribution, you can use the Linux snapshot installer script. The install script is signed with the same key used by the Vivaldi Linux packages, should you need to verify that your local copy is an official version. Open a Terminal in the directory where you saved […]

Report a bug in Vivaldi

In this article we’ve put together some guidelines that will help you write a good bug report. A good bug report will help our developers reproduce and fix the bug. Before reporting a bug Before you report a bug, please check the forum. Well-known bugs, updates and temporary workarounds are often discussed there. Also, some bugs […]

Report crashes on Windows

A “crash” occurs when Vivaldi encounters an unrecoverable error and shuts down unexpectedly or a tab’s contents disappear and are replaced with a “dead bird” image. Information pertaining to the crash is logged by Vivaldi. Locating Crash Logs Open the “Run” dialog—[Windows Key]+R Copy—triple click to select—then paste in the following text, followed by pressing […]