How to open link in same tab from Power App / SharePoint list

iwufjd 0 Reputation points

I have a Power App that is integrated with a SharePoint list and would like to have a link open in the same tab when a user saves their changes or cancels them. I also added a button in the app that goes to a link but it opens in a different tab.

Is there a way to get the link to open in the same tab when a user clicks the button and saves or cancels their edits?

Using Launch(“URL”) works for the button but it doesn’t open in the same tab. Launch(“URL”) also doesn’t work for OnSave or OnCancel, I’ve also tried Launch(“URL”, {}, LaunchTarget.Replace) but it doesn’t open a new tab at all and doesn’t do anything. The current code I have for the app is below:

Button OnSelect:









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  1. ChengFeng - MSFT 5,010 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @iwufjd

    Thanks for letting us know your user experience. According to your case description, I do understand how frustrated you are now.


    When I received the case, I searched a lot of documents did a lot of researches. And I feel regretful to inform you that it turns out to be a by-design one.

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    And I noticed that some end users have also proposed the same request, it is highly recommended that you can vote this ticket. Many features of our current products are designed and upgraded based on customers’ feedback. With requirements like this increase, the problem may well be released in the future. Thanks for your understanding.



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