I guess it’s no new news that opera mini 4.2handler and 5.2handler do download mp3 files, mp4 files, themes, pdf, 3gp, avi, smf, etc.

However, i am sure to you, it’s unusual to download jar files with opera4.2 and 5.2handler.

Well, if your opera isn’t downloading any of the above files (mp3, mp4, 3gp etc), please do kindly inform me using the comment form so that i can post the tutorial based on that. But for now, we will be talking on jar files.

First, i believe it will be of great benefit if we could understand what these extensions (mp3, mp4, 3gp, etc) describes.

mp3- mp3 signifies a quality music file. N.B: This is different from amr

amr- are also music files but are recordings, mp3’s are of more quality.

how to download jar files with Opera mini 4.2

mp4- most people think mp4’s are same as 3gp but thats not true, the fact that both are videos do not make them thesame.. Have you ever imagined why mp4’s are always higher than 3gp’s when compared to memory? Thats because mp4’s are two files in one (music and video), and the other isn’t..

nth- this are theme files for mobile phones (nokia and others)

zip- this is a zipped file,works basically with symbian (s60) phones

jar- as in java, this are applications for java phones

sis or sisx- this are applications basically for symbian phones

NOTE: all extensions comes after a .(dot) sign i.e music.mp3, or wizkid.mp3, or holla at ur boy.3gp etc..

Now to the main point:

Before the dream of downloading jar files with operamini can be realised, certain tasks needs to be in place.
Download ‘blueftp’ from sharemobile.ro
Now search for the file you want to download, click on the download link, it displays ‘open’ as the only options(using opera4.2handler).. Do not click on it because thats only going to exit your opera and asks to use web browser.
Still on the ‘open’ option, press #7 , it shows ‘bookmark’, just click into the link, click on option and click ‘mark all’ then ‘copy’.. Now go back and enter www.t9space.com, paste the copied link into the box provided and click ok..

Am sure by now your download must have started. After downloading exit your opera. Locate your ‘blueftp’ under your applications, lauch, locate the downloaded file and rename to .jar

Now, get a china phone send the jar file using bluetooth and send it back to your phone.. It now comes in as application, save and Enjoy!

Please do share this info. With your friends on facebook or twitter by clicking the ‘share button’ at the right tab of this blog.

You can add me on facebook: www.facebook.com/iamsamueladeniyi
and twitter: www.twitter.com/iamsammyadeniyi

For comments, questions and contributions, please use the comment form below:


  1. tnx alot 4d advise! I no longer c dat error mssg,afta seting it2 'ask everytym', bt it stil cant dwnload evn 5kb pics! D blue column inside d 'dwnloading bar', only moves 'to n fro' b/w d xtremes, wtout any dwnload! Any pssible soln? Tnx again 4efort!i

  2. Before you launch your opera5.2, make sure the opera is highlighted as if u want to open it but instead click on option or menu then application settings or application access then choose ADD and EDIT, then set to Always ask, then save. Now launch your opera and enjoy downloading, let me know how it went

  3. hi! Pls i cant download anything wit my nokia3110 phone ie pics,music,videos etc. It usualy says 'ur phone is set 2 nt allowed', i am using opera5.2. Wat culd b d problem?

  4. Am using a bb curve2 buh ma opera doesn't download applicatn nd themes buh it downloads mp3,mp4,3gp.it gonna refer me to d bb subsciotn stuuf nd I avnt subscribe wat can I do?


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here