Open a tab

Open a URL in a new tab

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How to Use

The Open a Tab brick can be used to open a new tab, optionally with URL parameters. After adding the brick, add the URL you want to open in the ‘url’ field. You can add additional parameters to this URL be setting the ‘params’ field type to object properties, where you add each parameter as a property. You can also set the URL encoding to either percent or plus, which controls how characters that can’t be in URLs are handled, like spaces.



Name Required Type Description
url string The URL
params object URL parameters, will be automatically encoded
spaceEncoding string Encode space using %20 vs. +


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ID @pixiebrix/browser/open-tab
Author @pixiebrix
Version 1.7.0
Created Aug. 17, 2021
Updated June 23, 2022

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