Internet Explorer - Automatically open popups in a new tab

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Internet Explorer - Automatically open popups in a new tab


If you don't want to manage multiple browser windows, you configure Internet Explorer, to automatically open popups in a new tab.
  • Open Internet Explorer.
  • Click on Tools > Internet Options > General.

In the "Tabs" click on the Tabs button.
  • Under "When a pop-up is encountered" select "Always open pop-ups in a new tab".
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