Google maps full screen is a handy Opera add0on which adds a button to make Google Maps full screen.
Sometimes, especially when you want to make a screenshot of a region or route, Google maps' interface just gets in the way. This extension adds a button to the site that allows you to hide all but the navigation elements.
Google maps full screen's preferences let you set whether Google maps should default to full screen and how opaque the remaining elements should be.
This extension is also available as a userscript from http://extendopera.org/userjs/content/google-maps-full-screen-button The latest extension version can also be found there.
Google maps full screen is cross-platform and it works on Mac OS X, Windows and Linux.
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Distance measuring button (a Maps labs feature) now fades correctly
· Button and full screen now work when identifying as Firefox, necessary when using the Google earth plugin.