External links in jira issues to open in new tab/window

We need to have external links in Description / Comments in jira issues to open in new browser window. But it opens in same window.

How to achieve this in jira?

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I think that's not possible in JIRA.

There is a related issue in Atlassian's JIRA. Vote it so it raises in popularity. Maybe they will fix it in future.

There is also a related question here

Very true Kostas,i was already aware of that.

Could you also please look into another issue i raised with the subject line " Macros/Automation in jira mail handler".

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