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How to add popup links to a message?

Author sean22
#1 | Posted: 4 Dec 2006 10:19 
Hi! The miniBB is great... but I would like to know if there is a way of adding a popup window to the links on a message. I want them to open on a new window with a customized size and without the browser tools and navigation bars. I will appreciate your help!

All the best,


Author Paul
Lead Developer
#2 | Posted: 4 Dec 2006 10:41 | Edited by: Paul 
It's possible, but will require a lot of practical knowledge and skills... basicly, you need to modify bb_codes.php file and modify the codes for links. You may also set up a different code for pop-up link.

The question is very custom and is not related to our free support. So my free advices are over at this point.

Author Moony
#3 | Posted: 8 Dec 2006 03:48 
Keep in mind that many browsers block pop up windows by default.

Author Paul
Lead Developer
#4 | Posted: 8 Dec 2006 06:01 
They do, but not for the pop-ups which are pre-defined in JavaScript, I think. Pop-up will be blocked when it opens while the page loads, for example, or any other "automatic" way. But if you click on some item, and it opens in pop-up, that does mean security belongs to you, and in most common cases, it will be opened.

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