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How do I make menu items open in a new tab/page instead of replacing the current page?

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  • Go to Appearance > Menu
  • click screen options (near top of page)
  • tick "Link target"

Now, when you click a menu item drop down, you can choose what the link target is (you want to choose New window or tab)

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Exactly what I needed, thanks! – barrycarter May 10 '11 at 1:53

Admin > Appearance > Menus > Screen Options (Top right of the screen) Add a check to Link Target

Now you can set the Link target for your menus.

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Randomly chose anu for the checkmark, but thanks. – barrycarter May 10 '11 at 1:54

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