I have just noticed that in the MusicBrainz’s community I am a member of (page source code says it’s
I do have the setting “Open all external links in a new tab” set on my account ().
When I go to one of my posts where I have later added a link on, clicking its links opens a new tab but clicking those same links in the History popup (the upper‐right 1 ✎ pencil icon), they will replace current window, not open a new tab.
() on a side‐note, it seems that I had to completely reload or logout/login for that setting to completely take effect, when I set it in the beginning.
Sorry if it has already been said, I have looked it up first with no match.