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Detect website being accessed in a new tab
<script>
// helper function to set cookies
function setCookie(cname, cvalue, seconds) {
var d = new Date();
d.setTime(d.getTime() + (seconds * 1000));
var expires = "expires="+ d.toUTCString();
document.cookie = cname + "=" + cvalue + ";" + expires + ";path=/";
}
// helper function to get a cookie
function getCookie(cname) {
var name = cname + "=";
var decodedCookie = decodeURIComponent(document.cookie);
var ca = decodedCookie.split(';');
for(var i = 0; i < ca.length; i++) {
var c = ca[i];
while (c.charAt(0) == ' ') {
c = c.substring(1);
}
if (c.indexOf(name) == 0) {
return c.substring(name.length, c.length);
}
}
return "";
}
// Do not allow multiple call center tabs
if (~window.location.hash.indexOf('#admin/callcenter')) {
$(window).on('beforeunload onbeforeunload', function(){
document.cookie = 'ic_window_id=; expires=Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 UTC; path=/;';
});
function validateCallCenterTab() {
var win_id_cookie_duration = 10; // in seconds
if (!window.name) {
window.name = Math.random().toString();
}
if (!getCookie('ic_window_id') || window.name === getCookie('ic_window_id')) {
// This means they are using just one tab. Set/clobber the cookie to prolong the tab's validity.
setCookie('ic_window_id', window.name, win_id_cookie_duration);
} else if (getCookie('ic_window_id') !== window.name) {
// this means another browser tab is open, alert them to close the tabs until there is only one remaining
var message = 'You cannot have this website open in multiple tabs. ' +
'Please close them until there is only one remaining. Thanks!';
$('html').html(message);
clearInterval(callCenterInterval);
throw 'Multiple call center tabs error. Program terminating.';
}
}
callCenterInterval = setInterval(validateCallCenterTab, 3000);
}
</script>
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