Open a new page for external link and not go off my site to another site.

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Hi any idea how I can stop when a customer clicks an external link on my site moving off my web page but make it open a new page. It happens with both Chrome & IE. I have used other web sites and it opens a new page keeping their one open but now on mine. Sure it is an easy answer. Many thanks Henry
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Henry Marks

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Hello Henry,

<a href="http://{othersite address}" target="_blank"></a>
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Hello Henry

We have added this feature to the Link Editor as well when you create text and picture links. When you add a link, the Link Editor dialogue box will give you a checkbox option at the bottom, saying "Open in new window". If you check that box, your link should be opened in a new window or tab (depending on the user's browser settings).

For detailed instructions on how to create links please see our tutorial Creating links.