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I recently upgraded my site from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. The first issue I noticed was that the "lookup" columns in "Display view" showed up as the hyperlink instead of the string.

Salesman "< a onclick="OpenPopUpPage('http://sharepoint2010:72/blackbook/_layouts/listform.aspx?PageType=4&ListId={FB9575AE-F747-49F1-9122-D15D095C7D0A}&ID=1&RootFolder=*', RefreshPage); return false;" href="[http://sharepoint2010:72/blackbook/_layouts/listform.aspx?PageType=4&ListId={FB9575AE-F747-49F1-9122-D15D095C7D0A}&ID=1&RootFolder=*">RRH

I fixed it in SharePoint Designer by right clicking on it and "Format Item as... Label". Afterwards my string shows up, but as a hyperlink.

Salesman RRH -> RRH is a hyperlink

The problem is that I have a javascript pushing values of 8 of my columns to a "New Item". All of the "text" and "number" columns work just as they did in SP2007, but the "Lookup" columns send the hyperlink.

Does anyone know how to resolve this?

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