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at August 23, 2006 14:09 by zensir

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// change your domain name:
var yourURL = "";
function outLinks() {
  var outLink;
  if (document.getElementsByTagName('a')) {
    for (var i = 0; (outLink = document.getElementsByTagName('a')[i]); i++) {
      if (outLink.href.indexOf(yourURL) == -1) {
        outLink.setAttribute('target', '_blank');
window.onload = function() {

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If you want your pages to be valid XHTML-Strict, but you also wish to open external links in new window, the following snippet is doing just that—sets attribute target=“_blank” to all external links in a document to keep your code valid XHTML-Strict.  You’ll just have to change variable yourURL. Don’t enter http://www. part of your domain, otherwise something like will be treated like any other external link.

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Setting target=“_blank” to external links and standards

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javascript, html

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