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Make Discussion Links Open in Own Window

edited October 2015 in Vanilla 2.0 - 2.3

Vanilla automatically modifies the links in discussions and comments (that users add) to add target="_blank" to the anchor tags which forces all links to open in a new page.

How do I get Vanilla to stop doing that?

I have an embedded forum and I would prefer all links open in the parent window (target="_parent") but this behavior by Vanilla won't allow me. I have tried adding to the page head using a Pocket, but the links are still opening in a new window.

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