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    332 comments  ·  Sites and Collaboration » Modern Pages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    In modern pages, we open links within SharePoint in the same tab by default, and external links in a new tab. In the text web part, users can specify to open links in a new tab, but that isn’t the default behavior. Similarly, for navigation links, they follow the same rule (within SharePoint, same tab, external to SharePoint in a new tab). This is true of the modern web parts that support linking as well (hero, quick links, images, etc.) This is the pattern we’ve adopted for consistency.

    After reviewing other areas of modern sites, like the site pages library, document libraries, lists, site contents, etc. we did find some different opening behaviors which we’ll review and resolve.

    Can you help us understand if this pattern isn’t meeting your expectation, if we have some inconsistencies within modern pages we’ve missed, or if it’s the other areas of modern sites where…

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    Paul SW commented  · 

    For me, it is the whole O365 experience. There should be an O365 global preference setting that stops your browser spawning new tabs for everything.

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    thinking about it  ·  113 comments  ·  Sites and Collaboration » General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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    Paul SW commented  · 

    Does anyone know if there is an ETA for this yet? I am facing the same repeated calls to purge the Frequent Sites area from deleted sites.

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