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Questions tagged [hyperlink]

Reference to data that can be followed, usually of a webpage, but can be within a document

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Adding a hyperlink freezes Outlook 2016 (Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016)

When trying to create a hyperlink in a new email, the corresponding form pops up but then freezes Outlook on Windows 10 for several minutes. Eventually it continues normally. I've found a number of ...
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How to create URL link to the specific section of the PDF file?

I am trying to create a pointer link to a specific section of the PDF file which is in my local directory. Normally I create hyperlinks to the pages like that. xyz.pdf#page=4 But I cannot figure ...
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Hyperlink Column after macro paste using a worksheet event

Sorry, change of question, I was able to fix the macro error, was a stupid rookie mistake, worksheet was protected. Update on the question, I have used the hyperlink macro to create the below ...
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Counting cells with hyperlinks in Excel

Basically, I have a column of cells that all contain text. Some of them contain hyperlinks within that text, and I want to count how many of those cells I have. Concept wise, my idea was to detect ...
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Outlook hyperlinks - Your organization’s policies are preventing us from completing this action for you. For more info, please contact your help desk

Inside Outlook, clicking on hyperlinks produces the follow error dialog: Your organization’s policies are preventing us from completing this action for you. For more info, please contact your ...
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Hyperlink to a cell reference in the same work book using a formula

Can I use the formula HYPERLINK to link to a place within the same workbook. I can use it to open another document but I want to just move between sheets. So in cell A1 on sheet 1 I would want ...
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Redirect download to a different place but keep the URL

I am trying to figure out how to put a link on my website that allows a visitor to download a file, e.g https://www.website.com/file.zip but that actually resides at https://255.255.255.255/...
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Can't open web links any more in Thunderbird

I recently had techs install an SSD in my laptop. Now in Thunderbird, I can't open links to web pages. I've tried making changes in the Thunderbird Config Editor, but this didn't help. When I click a ...
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Excel: Click on hyperlink calls URL three times

When clicking on a hyperlink in Excel, the ressource will be called three times (or two times, if the URL was visited before). First and second time hidden, third time as expected in a browser. ...
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Apps are starting firefox the wrong way

I use Firefox as the web browser on a Debian (*) system. I had installed a recent firefox version manually, under /opt; used the alternatives mechanism to make that the default; then uninstalled it ...
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Slack: how to display a intRAnet hyper link as its title?

It seems Slack does not support <https://site|title> or [title](https://site) I know Slack can automatically show the link's title if you just input a link itself: https://www.google.com ...
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excel UDF resulting in hyperlink as text

All of the UDFs to display hyperlinks (that I have seen) only work where the hyperlink is a URL but they do not work where the hyperlink is another cell in the same workbook. Can anyone help me find a ...
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Quickest Way To Inset a Link Into an Outlook Message

I send links to network files very often through outlook. Sometime 10 at a time. I find it very cumbersome to currently add a Hyperlink into Outlook: Copy network address and Paste into Outlook Copy ...
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I would like to hyperlink several headings with different styles to the TOC without the style changing?

I want to link the chapter headings, sub headings, etc, to the TOC in my Word doc but the hyperlink turns the headings underlined blue. Modifying the hyperlink style makes all of my heading styles ...
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Excel Reverting from Shared drive to UNC path and then losing links

Got an issue with a user getting the following error. Random Excel sheets lose their links to other sheets on the shared drives. However when they lose their links they also revert from X:\Folders\...
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Monitor 1000+ websites for changes for one month [closed]

I need to monitor 1000+ specific links for about one month to see if their content has changed, and I wonder if I can automate this somehow. One idea was to simply download these websites now and ...
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Excel Hyperlinks against Outlook Hyperlinks?

I have some Excel Hyperlinks to a website. I log in to the website. When I click the Hyperlinks in Excel they go to the Login page of the website. When I cut and paste the links from Excel into ...
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How to click a cell in A5:A10 in “Sheet 2” and have that clicked cell value be inputted in cell C3 in “Sheet 1”

I have a workbook with two sheets, labeled Sheet 1 and Sheet 2. In Sheet 2 I have a range A5:A10. I'd like to be able to click a cell in that range and have its contents be inputted into a cell in ...
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Extract URL from a cell having =Hyperlink() formula applied to it

I want to fetch the URL from a cell which has this formula applied to it. =HYPERLINK(CONCATENATE("https://loremipsum.com/#/Advertiser/",[@[Customer CID]],"/.html"), "View") The formula has a ...
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Moving Excel document breaks hyperlinks URL format

Scenario: I am creating an Excel spreadsheet with file locations and using hyperlinks to open either the file or directory it is stored in. Problem: I noticed when I hyperlinked a file it used ..\..\ ...
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MS Word hyperlink to heading goes wrongly to table of contents

I have a document with a Table of Contents automatically created from headings. Within the body of the doc, I'm trying to hyperlink to several of these headings that are the basis of the TOC. In the ...
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Click on chart to activate hyperlink EXCEL

Is it possible to use a mouse click on a chart to trigger a hyperlink ? (the hyperlink will be to a place within the document) It can be done on images and shapes, so can this also be done on charts ...
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How to copy in Excel 2016 a cell with hyperlink from one sheet to another using formula?

I am automating an excel based report and need a formula that will take cell A2 with its hyperlink from Sheet2 and copy it to another column in Sheet 1. Hyperlink points to external web address. When ...
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Why do my hyperlinks in Excel change to a roaming folder?

I have created some hyperlinks in a workbook, Using CTRL + K. They worked as intended and opened the new workbooks when clicked. A few hours later, the links have changed and they now link to a ...
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How to get address returned by formula in Excel

I have a sheet where the data shown is based on combobox selections. The values are calculated using a formula like this: INDEX(INDIRECT($Q61),SUMPRODUCT((INDIRECT($O$5)=$B$1)*(INDIRECT($O$6)=$B$2)*(...
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Excel 2016. HOw do I make a hyperlink cell into text?

I have a column of text which are all hyperlinks. I want to copy the text and url into seperate fields. For Example Cell(A1) has "Apple" (hyperlink to http://www.apple.com) I want to put the values ...
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Excel VBA to extract Hyperlink from Hyperlink Formula

I am trying to write VBA code to validate links on spreadsheet. I have it working well until I encountered Hyperlinks created from formula. For example =Hyperlink(A1,"Link1") or =Hyperlink(A1&A2,"...
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Linking between two word documents in a folder than doesn't have a static location.

I'm working on a training guide using Word 2016 and I have other word files I want to link to with important information on them, however the location of the directory isn't guarenteed to be in the ...
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Unable to open the Hyperlink in the powershell output outside Server

I am using the PowerShell Code below which is working fine . Only part which was not working is the Hyperlink part . Though it is working fine and giving me the output , I could not open the ...
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Auto-replace within hyperlinks in a Word doc

I have a Word document with a lot of hyperlinks in it. I need to replace the "http:" in all of their addresses with "https:". Is there a way to do that automatically in Word 2013, or am I stuck ...
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Hyperlink or jump to another row in same column?

Is there a way to 'jump to' a certain row in the same column without having to manually set up each hyperlink or formula (meaning I can copy/paste), and set it to change accordingly whenever I insert ...
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MS Word and Shared Hyperlinks

I have a big Word document with over a hundred references to about a dozen documents. They want every mention of a document to be linked, but our website is being redesigned, so some of the URLs may ...
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How to create mouseover preview of linked page view in Adobe Acrobat (DC)

I frequently use the "create link" tool in an Adobe PDF document to link text to a page view of something the text refers to. For example, the text may say "...as seen in Figure 1 of _____", which is ...
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How to go through Wikipedia articles using arrows?

I am interested in increasing my general knowledge by going through a lot of Wikipedia pages, either by going through pages by subject or by going through pages alphabetically, such as in this page. I ...
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Relative Hyperlinks for MS Word Document - involving subfolders

Question: I am working in MS 2010. I have several word documents with hyperlinks. The hyperlinks are linked to pdf files that are embedded in the following file tree RR (root) ---> subfolder --...
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Open Chrome Webpage and Press a button to “vote” using a .bat file

So basically I have this code start chrome https://www.bbc.co.uk Then I want it to click on the main headline. I want to do it in a .bat file. Can anyone help? Thanks
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Possible to create a link in an Excel cell surrounded by other text?

Is it possible in Excel (2010) to create a hyperlink for a specific word in a cell that is surrounded by other text (as in, the link won't be the only thing in the cell). I have noticed you can do ...
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Error on hyperlink in Excel

I take a url that works fine entering it manually in a browser, and make a hyperlink from it on an Excel sheet. Then I click on that hyperlink in Excel. It goes to the browser but goes to an error ...
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Hyperlink on portable cd

I would like to burn a printable document such as microsoft word to a cd that includes other files and make a hyperlink in the document that would refer to a different file on the same cd and work ...
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Reset a Hyperlink In Excel

So when you click a hyperlink in Excel, the font goes from Blue to purple, How does Excel know when a link has been clicked ? And secondly, how can i reset it so that it returns back to blue (...
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What's the point of “waiting to redirect” pages?

I noticed that many website, when they redirect you, they show a "redirecting in 5 seconds" page before the actual redirection. What's the purpose of that? I am currently implementing a links ...
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Excel - Change hyperlinks

I have a bunch of pictures names hyperlinked to picture locations. So if a user clicks the picture name it opens the picture. I need to send this excel file to clients and I do not know where there ...
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Hyperlinks blocked in Office 2013

Office 2013 gives me the message "Your organization's policies are preventing us from completing this action for you. For more info, please contact your help desk." whenever I try to click on a ...
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How to open hyperlink on a sheet, and save images folder wise

How do I open hyperlinks on a worksheet and save each image in a different folder? I am working in Excel. I have 7 sheets of 1000 records each. In each sheet there are eight columns of hyperlinks (...
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Several table of content's items not showing in the hyperlink menu

I want to hyperlink to a certain chapter somewhere in my book. It works fine for some chapters but for some reason Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4 and 7 are not shown. Here's the original table of content. ...
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Disable URL auto-complete in Microsoft Word hyperlink

As part of a common workflow, I might write a sentence like "group makes announcement." I then double-click on the word "announcement" to select that word, CTRL+K to bring up Insert Hyperlink, CTRL+V ...
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How to open JavaScript “onclick” links in new browser tab [duplicate]

Some websites, for reasons I'll never understand, implement links using JavaScript in the onclick event, like this: <div onclick="document.location='/target_url';"> This doesn't allow me to ...
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How do I format all hyperlinks in a Word document?

I have an MS Word document which has several links that don't show up as links. Hovering over the text shows the target URL, and if I right click to Edit Hyperlink, I can see the URL and the text ...
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Hyperlink Using Full File Path for Internal Reference in Excel 2016

I am working in an Excel file and trying to link a table of contents to other cells on the sheet – easy enough. The issue I am coming across is that all of the hyperlinks that I put into this document ...
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How can I add hyperlinks without underlining or changing text color?

Whenever I use Microsoft Word's "insert hyperlink" tool, it automatically switches my text to a hyperlink font style. (blue, underlined text) While I usually find this helpful, sometimes I want to ...