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Using PowerPoint 2003 and saving a document on the fileserver. Within the document there is a hyperlink to a document located on another location on the same file server.

My original hyperlink:


After I save the PowerPoint document, it's rewritten to:


I know relative paths is usually better than absolute, but I need this to be an absolute path. The document will be published to different recipients by email, and with relative paths the hyperlink is worthless.

Help me please... :)

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Guess I found the answer myself.

In Options and Web Settings I unchecked a Update links on save option and it works like a charm....

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