Don't allow popups during page unload (removed)

Pages may not use the API to open a new page during its unload. The popup blocker already prohibited this, but now it is prohibited whether or not the popup blocker is enabled.


Established standard

Status in Chromium


Removed (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 72
  • Chrome for Android release 72
  • Opera release 59
  • Opera for Android release 59

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • Public support
  • Public support
  • Shipped
  • No signals


Last updated on 2018-11-30