Open browser window/tab BEHIND current window

Posted on 2014-01-14
Last Modified: 2014-01-15
I guess I am asking for a pop-under solution.  I tried to do'blah')

but that doesn't work at all.

Any suggestions.
Question by:jglazer63
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by:Rainer Jeschor
ID: 39780760
which OS and which browser have you tried?
How do you run this code? onload or onclick event?
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Expert Comment

ID: 39780786
There is no reliable cross browser method of doing this, you may get a bit of luck with this

But not in Chrome,

Author Comment

ID: 39781186
OS and Browser doesn't matter.  I need a global solution.  I have a feeling its not possible.
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Gary earned 500 total points
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There is no global solution, it's a bad practise to start with.

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ID: 39782133
Came to the same conclusion.  Thanks

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