IFrame Sandbox does not allow popups or new browser windows with sandbox="allow-popup allow-top-navigation"

Confirmed Issue #6728574


Mar 1, 2016
This issue is public.
Reported by 5 people

Sign in to watch or report this issue.

Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

Create page with iframe and sandbox.
Inside the iframe place <a href="http://microsoft.com" target="_blank" />.

Expected Results:

Expected would be, that the browser opens a new tab.

Actual Results:

Dev Channel specific:



0 attachments

    Comments and activity

    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Rico M.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Rico M.” to “Justin R.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Fixed”

      Changed Status from “Fixed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Justin R.” to “IE S.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. At the current time, we do not plan to release a fix for this problem. We are considering a solution for a future build.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

    You need to sign in to your Microsoft account to add a comment.

    Sign in