tag at the top of your template HTML. For example if you want to open all links in a new window named MyNewWindow then the code will be like this The anchor element has an attribute target. The value you are looking for is blank. link text. It opens a new window (HTML4) or a new browsing context ( HTML5). I have a link that looks like so link(Viewso basically i can open the required invoice from a payments.ctp in an invoices/view.ctpbut it redirect the window.i was hoping for a way to pop up in a new window You can open the link into a new window by using the attribute, target"" here is a basic link example This is the HTMl for a Link The href attribute defines the link "address".