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is it possible to change browser tab with javascript

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hi,

Is it possible to change browser tab with javascript? i have a website checking every 2 second if a new message have arrived, and want to change the browser tab to this site if another tab is open. How would i do this? or is it even possible?

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Stian
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Roger Baklund earned 1500 total points
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No, that is not possible.
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No, that would be a privacy problem.  The tabs should be outside the scope of the web page.
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ok, thank you for your time.
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