Inspired from Mobile OSes Opera software has introduced search popup in Opera 40 for desktop, latest dev update for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms brings this. When you select a text on a page in Opera browser, search/copy popup will appear, if you’ve found it annoying you can turn it off by visiting browser settings, here is how you can do that.
Turn off the search/copy popup in Opera
- Click on Opera menu, select Settings
- Browser > User Interface > uncheck ‘Enable the Search Popup on Selecting text’
- Close the Settings page.
Check this link for full changelog.