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  • I can’t make my image link open in a new window.
    I managed to do it with a normal text link by inserting the code target=”_blank”, but when I insert this code to my image link, it just disappears.
    This is the site:
    Kitchenaid Stand Mixer

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  • @mercime


    Volunteer Moderator

    You’re in luck. I just saw the plugin Open Picture Window, nice one. Cheers.

    Thanks mercime.
    I actually came across this plugin, but it opens in a new small window (like a pop-up) which could be offensive to some people.
    Perhaps I should have made it clearer in my first post. What I need is for the link to open in a new tab (and for browsers that don’t support tab, a new window).

    Have just downloaded and attempted to instal this and I got the following message when I activate it:

    Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '}' in /home/ribs4u/public_html/wp-content/plugins/ald-openimagewindow/ on line 5

    All i did was removed line five – it was a commented line s wasn’t actually needed – and it worked.

    Hello Kitchenw,

    Yuo can set as image to open in new window via below metnioned steps:

    1) Insert image in write post from add media section.
    2) Select inserted Image from post area.
    3) Click on insert/edit link [altr + shift + A].
    4) Enter Image URL and select the option upon requirement for open the image like open image in new window, open image in same window.
    5) Apply and save changes.


    Sandeep Gandhi

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