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Feature Request: Allow Ushahidi users managing incoming messages to open links in a new tab by default #3621
Not an Error exactly. More of a feature request.
Expected (Desired) behaviour
A user clicking on a link in a message (sms/twitter) would have that link's destination open in a new tab. (Preserving the Ushahidi window they just clicked in)
Actual (Existing) behaviour
On the platform (at least the deployments I've worked on) clicking on a link in a message (SMS / Twitter) doesn't open that link in a new browser tab, but uses the Ushahidi tab. This means the platform has to reload when they click back. Sometimes things to wrong in that tab on the new website and the user can't click back. (redirection) Sometimes the user closes the (other website) tab and loses their
Steps to reproduce the behaviour/error
Click on messages
(now the browser window is not showing Ushahidi, it is showing the new website).