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Opera hack: add/remove search site to toolbar 2

  In the last Opera hack for search sites I showed how to add search sites to Opera that would become available in the toolbar. Opera has created a far simpler way of doing this now so I thought it would be the right thing to do and show you this new method also.   When you are at a site with an input field simply right click on the field and choose "Create Search..." It will automatically know what the code is and give you the option to modify the name of the search, if you want to have a keyword to use, and so on. It really is that easy for almost any page that has a search field. This easy to use method gives you the ability to do more, wth a little know how. These sites sometimes use what's known as a post option to submit your information to the server. For example TinyURL . When you create a search for this page you are actually creating a shortcut that lets you submit a web address to make smaller without having to go to the site first. It also creates a wonderful