Version 9 (modified by Martin Scharrer, 9 years ago) (diff)


Open 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 [download:externallinksnewwindowplugin 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

16394 by rjollos on 2017-03-25 09:20:58
Remove eggs
15265 by rjollos on 2016-02-11 04:29:08
Remove unnecessary svn:mime-type on js and html files

svn:mime-type was set to "plain" for many files.

15264 by rjollos on 2016-02-11 04:22:34
Remove unnecessary svn:mime-type on py files

svn:mime-type was set to "plain" for many files.



Author: martin_s