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When Clicking on links in the editor, multiple tabs open at random


#1

When I am in the Webflow Editor (not Designer) and click on a link to an external source, multiple tabs with that link open. Sometimes 3 tabs, sometimes 5 tabs at random. This also happens when my client clicks a link.

Again, this only happens in "Editor" Mode.

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https://preview.webflow.com/preview/camerata-cantabile?preview=7badddde50ebc963ec01bb3cab165b99


#2

Hi @henrymcgillis

Thank you for posting and for bringing this to our attention! This definitely sounds like strange behavior.

I attempted to reproduce the behavior in a new site and with your site, but was unable to.

When did it start occurring? Is it occurring with more than this site?

Can you please try the following:
(1) Try to reproduce the error while being logged into Webflow using Incognito mode with browser extensions turned off: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95464?hl=en
(2) If the problem persists, please take a screenshot of your Console and send it to me: https://developer.chrome.com/devtools/docs/console

Thanks in advance and I'll be standing by for your response!


Client website opening up 3 tabs simultaneously after clicking hyperlinks?
#3

Hi @Brando

Sorry for the late reply. Apparently the problem solved itself! It does not seem to happen anymore...
I'll let you know if it comes up again!

Kind regards


#4

This is happening with our sites as well. To narrow it down it happens when using an external link being pulled in from a collection and clicking on the link while using the Editor. Also, if you are using a browser that has a heavy pop-up-blocker, it shows up as four links being blocked.


#5

That is definiltey strange @spinellc

I tried to reproduce the behavior following the steps you provided but was unable to do so.

Can you please share your Read-Only link :slight_smile:


#6

Here is our read only link: https://preview.webflow.com/preview/impact-fluid-solutions?preview=7f312077788a6e19155a9e9be19a39dc

The problem isn't in the designer mode, it is while using the editor mode.
If I keep the console open, I can actually see a common theme of 4 duplicate pages being stopped when navigating around in designer mode.


#7

Thanks so much for reporting this information @spinellc

I was able to reproduce the errors. I will file an issue for this and post back here when we find a solution.

Thanks again for your help with this issue!


#8

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