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Why should "forgot password" page open in the same tab?

Essbee's answer is correct and basically covers most use cases. So this answer is just to extend his answer and add an additional concern: Accessibility. Acording to W3C Opening new windows and tabs ...
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Why should "forgot password" page open in the same tab?

One likely reason is — it prevents users from triggering two conflicting workflows at the same time, namely: A change password request A login request with the old password Since these are mutually ...
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