Version 7 (modified by martin_s, 6 years ago) (diff)

Added TOC.

Opens external links in new windows (XHTML conform)


This plugin uses a simple javascript file to open all external links on TracWiki pages in a new window or, depending on your browser and its settings, in a new tab.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for ExternalLinksNewWindowPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


Download the zipped source from here.


You can check out ExternalLinksNewWindowPlugin from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.


Use can easy_install this plugin:


If you use Subversion 1.5.x you might get an error, then just try:

svn export externallinksnewwindowplugin
easy_install externallinksnewwindowplugin

Afterwards you can remove the externallinksnewwindowplugin folder.

On some Linux systems you might need to run easy_install using sudo, e.g: sudo easy_install ....


To enable this plugin put the following into your trac.ini configuration file:

tracextlinksnewwindow.* = enabled


Click on any external link and see how it gets opened in a new window. :-)

Recent Changes

[8544] by martin_s on 2010-08-30 23:57:30
Added encoding meta-comment and declared SVN keywords as unicode to avoid issues with non-english locales.
[8419] by martin_s on 2010-08-23 13:11:29
Removed outdated variable rev from setup file.
[8395] by martin_s on 2010-08-20 15:23:36
Removed import of source revisions to avoid installation issues.


Author: martin_s