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    for Confluence Server 4.0 - 5.10.6
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    Keep your current view when opening attachments and external links – they’ll open in a new tab

    Keep your current view when opening attachments and external links – they’ll open in a new tab

    Open attachments in a new browser tab or window

    Open external links in a new browser tab or window

    Define a CSS class to style external links

    Choose whether Confluence opens all attachments in a new browser tab or a new window.

    Choose whether Confluence opens all external links in a new browser tab or a new window.

    Set a style using a CSS class to show if an external link has been visited or not.

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    Depending on your browser settings, the External Link add-on changes external links and attachment links to open either in a new window or in a new browser tab. This allows the user to keep their current view. This function can save time and prevent frustration.

    Features:

    • external links and attachment links automatically open in a new tab or new browser window
    • style external links using a CSS class

    Also give it a try in combination with the bitvoodoo Enterprise Theme!

    User reviews

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    by Mike Scott [Administrator] on 2016-05-03
    Add-on works, although it is not a macro. That part's unclear. Considering Atlassian refuses to upgrade the link macro, this is a fine alternative. Mike
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    by Michael Brinson on 2014-07-17
    bitvoodoo makes every plugin that Atlassian should have bundled with the core to begin with. I continue to be impressed with each additional plugin by bitvoodoo that I find. I love their PanelBox macro, as well as their NaviTabs macro.
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    by Steffen Clausjuergens on 2014-04-17
    Very helpfull. It adds a missing feature.
    0 out of 1 found this review helpful
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    Support

    bitvoodoo ag supports External Link Add-on. You can visit the support site to get help.

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    Versions

    Version 1.2.5 Confluence Server 4.0 - 5.10.6 Released 2016-09-14

    Summary

    Minor bugfixing in the network tab of the user

    Details

    EXTLINK-4 After following a person (clicking "Follow" on the network page) the "People Directory" page is displayed inside the network page.

    Installation

    1. Log into your Confluence instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Add-ons. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate External Link Add-on via search. Results include add-on versions compatible with your Confluence instance.
    5. Click Install to download and install your add-on.
    6. You're all set! Click Close in the Installed and ready to go dialog.

    To find older External Link Add-on versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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