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Windows 7: Internet Explorer 11 opens window in new tab but also changes original

07 Oct 2016   #1

Win 7 64bit
Internet Explorer 11 opens window in new tab but also changes original

I am experiencing an issue with IE 11 where I click on a web link that is supposed to open in a new tab, it does but the original window also goes to that page. I have tried looking in the tabs section and nothing is out of the ordinary. I have gone though the advanced settings and nothing is out of place and I have fully reset IE without correcting the issue. I loaded Firefox and went to the same web page. Firefox also acts weird in that it leaves the original page alone but rather than open it in a new tab it opens the page in a new window. So does anyone know why this is happening and what would effect both browsers but manifest in a different manner in each.

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