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Is there an easy way to stop XOOPS from inserting the target="_blank" in custom block?
  Requested and Answered by Carnuke on 2005/3/13 10:29:34     6707  reads 
No this is hard coded into the system.

When XOOPS interpets bb code links it adds target="_blank". So it reads:


and changes it to:

<a href="yourlink" target="_blank">LinkText</a> in html

This forces a new window to open.

It is possible to edit the file /html/class/module.textsanitizer.php. There is a small function in there called &xoopsCodeDecode that handles this. You can just remove everything that referes to target="blank". (Note: always make a backup before editing code.)

The best way to get around this is to make any custom blocks with links that you want to open in _self or _top in html. Then save the blocak as html.

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