Ricardo Franco Ricardo Franco - 1 year ago 64
HTML Question

Billion number on Edge turns into a clickable ip

I use the " . " as thousand separator, so when i need to put some billion number on chrome,fox or IE it works fine, but on Edge the browser turns the text on a link.

You can test this making a simple html and opening on diferent browsers.


How can i avoid this on Edge?

Answer Source

Your link isn't a clickable IP, but interpreted as a phone number.

The answer http://stackoverflow.com/a/31867199/2897426 provides a way to disable automatic phone number detection, by adding the following meta tag to the <head> of your html file:

<meta name="format-detection" content="telephone=no">

See the linked answer for further links.

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