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Omar`

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How could I set it up so, when someone clicks on a link it opens up a window. For example this http://www.imeem.com...ist/?p=UwZGzVjo . I want it so when ever people click on the link it opens up a new window, and doesn't use the current window they have open to browse the link. Can anyone help :) (I have Invisionfree).
The link is located in the header of the site, thanks in advanced! :)

Edited by Omar`, 30 January 2008 - 08:26 PM.

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http://www.pageresou...html/newwin.htm
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Fortunately, people have control over how their browsers react to a link, so any method you use will depend on the Options they have set. They also can right-click and chose from the context menu whether to open a new window or a new tab. Believe me, I have total control over how my browser treats links.

If you just want to not use bad coding like target="_blank" attributes, try:

<a href="URL/file_name.html" title="Link Text Description" onclick="window.open (this.href, ''); return false">Link Name</a>

To properly validate these for HTML Strict or higher, put links in an unordered list or wrap in a block level element (div, p, etc.)

Ron

Edited by Ax238, 30 January 2008 - 10:59 PM.

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