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Started by brynn, August 26, 2013, 04:04:28 PM
Quote from: Mick. on August 26, 2013, 04:56:15 PM@brynn, use the parser of that mod for the current SMF version. It will show the edits you need to do to your actual SMF installation.
Quote from: Illori on August 26, 2013, 05:11:47 PMif you were to use iurl tags for internal links it would not open in a new tab, but most people dont use them.
Quote from: brynn on August 26, 2013, 05:22:19 PMLucky you, [email protected]!If I could make it so I myself could avoid the new windows, again, that would be a start. But that's only for me, not for all my members.
Quote from: Arantor on August 26, 2013, 05:24:03 PMOK, let's sort this tangle out.1. Why does SMF do it? SMF has always done it, for the reason that if you're putting links in, you're almost always linking off site and if you're doing that, you kind of don't want people to leave your site, you want them to go offsite but be trivially able to come back again. This is by design.2. If you want internal links, use the iurl bbcode instead of the url bbcode. This is for 'internal URL' and won't link to a new tab/window. Again, entirely by design.3. None of this behaviour is new. SMF has done it for 10 years.4. It's always been up for debate as to what the 'proper' behaviour is and all the camps are pretty vocal about it, and the best compromise thus far has been to leave it as is, because you're given the option as to which you want out of the box.