A hyperlink (or link) is a reference to data that the reader can directly follow, or that is followed automatically

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How to Change the Destination of username Links?

In a SharePoint portal, whenever you see a username anywhere, it is automatically hyperlinked. If you have mysites configured, it leads the user profile on mysites. If you don't have mysites ...
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Add “New document” button to home page

I have a fairly simple SharePoint subsite that has two elements: the home page a document library The document library has two content types associated with it. What I would like to do is add a ...
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Link in a visual webpart sharpoint 2010

I am working on a internet site which has all the best practices used in it. I have a simple task but want to make sure that i also use the best possible solution. The requirement is that i have to ...
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LinkFilename - display text from other field

I have document library with column LinkFilename which renders link to document, where text is the name of the file. Is it possible to modify column is such way, that it will still render link to ...
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Sharepoint Issues with Checking Out Documents

We have a unique problem, We have several of our users that can check out signed in documents, although they are in the same permission group as other users. The link that you use to check out the ...
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How to send a Document ID link instead of a general link

I'm not sure if this is possible, but I would like to set up my site so that when users send links to documents, they send the permanent URL related to the Document ID, instead of the standard link ...
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Is there a “URL-Structure” for Users and Groups I can access via Hyperlink?

I have a Custom WebPart which gets credentials from the site into a GridView-Table. The result (user and credential) is shown as strings. I want to create a Hyperlink to the users e.g. mysite, instead ...
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Add a ‘Create New Document Set’ link to a web-page

I've found this page which explains how to add a ‘Create New Document’ link to a page : <img alt="" src="/_layouts/images/rect.gif">&nbsp; <a ...
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Creating semi-automatic hyperlinks to other items in same library

I have created some pages in the 'Pages' library pertaining to certain content. They have an extra field called 'Description' used to store the summary about the page. Now, if the description on a ...
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Outlook downloading files, rather than opening in SharePoint

When I receive an email in Outlook that has a link to a document on SharePoint, the link just downloads the file to be opened by my locally installed Office 2010. I've figured out that this happens ...
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Create a link to a library from within a page

is it possible to create a link on a page to a library within the same page. So for example, I have a small list of 8 categories on my page, when i click on the first category "Governance" I would ...
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Link to “Download a Copy” from a Document Library

I have a Document Library with some exported webparts (.dwp). When I embed a hyperlink somewhere to the document, it opens in the browser (IE8). I cannot change any settings on the site collection ...
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Create external list without link to the item

I've got an External Item List (from a SQL Database source) and it works OK. However, it doesn't seem to matter what I do, I cannot remove the "link to item" from the first column. I'd like the list ...
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Get the URL from the hyperlink column for workflow

I have list with 500+ records. There is a hyperlink column called "TargetURL". As all of us know SP saves hyperlink in ["http://portal.site.com/sitecoll/doclib/Forms/someview.aspx", description ] ...
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How is the bookmark link feature enabled?

For a project I'm working on, I'm trying to setup a glossary of terms in a SharePoint wiki page. I wanted to be able to link directly to terms but when I tried using regular html # section links, a ...
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How do I create a link to the current database because I am doing a partial deployment?

Ok this is what I am envisioning but not sure if it can be done...I would appreciate your input. I am working to create a sharepoint site that has several "sub-pages" I have almost completed the ...
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How to display the URL (from the link) in the search results?

I've added a simple "Link List". When I search, the Search Core Result webpart displays a list from all results. But the hyperlink which is generated points to the LinkItem, not to the real URL. is ...
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Shared Contact List, Outlook create entry failure on 'website' field

I have successfully created a contact list in SharePoint 2010 and linked it into outlook. It all seems to be working as it should except for one issue: Creating a new contact entry that contains ...
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Calculated Hyperlink Column - Lost ID-Field Value Upon Editing

I created a calculated column with the following formula: ="<a href='../X_C03 Staff Members/DispForm.aspx?ID="&ID&"'>View</a>" and included this into a view. The column works ...
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Link to Another Blog Post from Within Modal Window

I have a simple blog on my internal development site which has two posts. I use JavaScript on a custom application page to launch the Post.aspx?Id=3 page in a modal window. Works great. The only ...
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IE7 issue with adding links in table

I'm having issues adding links in a table on SharePoint 2010 with IE7. I'm going to the Insert tab > Links > From Address. This is on a publishing page. Nothing happens when I do this -- and no errors ...
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stop users linking to files in file system from web pages

We are still working on our sharepoint implementation and have had a requirement come in from the powers that be to stop users linking to file system(network drive) documents from their webpages. ...
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How to use a hyperlink column in a workflow email

I'm creating a workflow "Send an Email" action in SharePoint Designer that needs to use a "Hyperlink or Picture" column from the Current Item. Whenever I select the "Hyperlink or Picture" column ...
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sharepoint link not working in IE but working in Firefox

I have a problem with one of the links in a column of my XsltListViewWebpart. It's working perfectly fine in Firefox, but when I click it in IE, nothing happens. The code for the link is: <a ...
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Is it possible to import an Excel spreadsheet, including the comments and hyperlinks, into a List?

I would like to import a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint 2007 List. The spreadsheet contains comments and hyperlinks. Could those also be imported in the List? Comments I know would ...
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HyperLinkField in SpGridView

I have a spgridview with dynamic column. I get a data of a special list and bind to SpGridView. I have a URL SPFieldType, i want show description in spgridview and set url for navigationurl. I use ...
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Opening a document from a link on a web page: how do I allow open for editing?

Most of my users are on Office 2007, my SharePoint installation is 2010, and we all use IE8. I currently have "Require Check Out" on my document libraries set to "No". I have a page in one of my ...
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odd issues with Link regardless of fieldtype

I have a picture library and I am using unc path to very large files (Like engineering autocad files) that I can't store in SP. I added a content Query WP and configured it so pictures are displayed ...
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Gridview for picture library with link

Is there a out of box way to use the picture library on a page that will have grid view with link on the picture?
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“Add document” link missing from ListViewWebPart

I'm adding an ListViewWebPart programmatically to my custom page, so far so good, the problem is that the link "Add document" is missing(Summary Toolbar), and the simple behavior of open the edit web ...
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How to hide/show My Site link on portal in personal menu?

There are some posts claiming to know how to "hide" the My Site link: Hiding MySite Link per site My Site and My Links - Remove and disable in future One method is to simply remove permissions for ...
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SharePoint 2007 unable to display pdf icon in old content

I've an issue on display pdf icon in SharePoint 2007, pdf icon should be display on the hyperlink created in Rich Text Editor. I tried to add the pdf icon (downloaded from adobe ...
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Links to Word documents in email not always working

I set up a document library for a team's weekly status reports, which are standard Word 2007 documents. Instead of emailing the reports to managers in other departments, the team uploads the reports ...
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Making a link from SharePoint site to Excel file on Shared Drive

Even though solution to this might not be SharePoint related, but thought to ask here anyway in case someone has some thoughts. I'd like to make it possible to open certain Excel macro-enabled ...
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JS alerts on leaving SP?

We're going to include links to non-SP web applications in our corporate intranet. For those resources, I'd like to pop up an interstitial dialog/alert to make it obvious to the user that site ...
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InfoPath Dynamic Hyperlink?

I've created a field in a SharePoint list to hold a URL. The catch is that the URL in this field gets updated by InfoPath as the user sets other fields within the list. By the time the user gets to ...
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Document library - problem with document link

I'm trying to create a database of files, which will mostly contain *.zip packages with SCORM. This packages will be stored in remote location and I'd like to provide only links for them. SharePoints ...
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Is there a way to bulk update image links in a blog site?

We're migrating a site collection to a new farm (SP2010 to SP2010, same version). In the old farm, the site collection resided at the root of the web application (http://oldsitecollection/). As part ...
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Adding Hyperlink Property in Visual Web Part in SharePoint 2010

I have added one custom property in my SharePoint 2010 site, which gives me a TextBox to fill values. My requirement is I want one Text with HyperLink on it. How can I add HyperLink Property to my ...
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Collect Data from User in Workflow - custom email - collect data URL creation

When I'm creating a workflow in SP 2010 Foundation, I'm using the collect data from user action. I'm able to add it and by default it sends the default e-mail to the user asking to action the item. ...
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Default documents in search results

In my Foundation 2010 If I search something i get the result as links to DispForm ie: http://myserver/Lists/Orders/DispForm.aspx?ID=6937 but actually my default document to display it is ...
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Automatically/Dynamically Create Links to All Files in a Folder?

I have 45gb of videos and accompanying PowerPoint docs in a folder on our network that I want to make available through our SharePoint site. The videos themselves are 250mb WMVs. From what I've read, ...
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Hyperlinking between two Sharepoint sites problem for external users

I have two Sharepoint sites. These are accessed by users both internal and external to the company. The internal users log in to both automatically, the external users have to login any time they ...
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Migrated site from 2007 to 2010 .. broken navigation links

We migrated an SP 2007 site collection to 2010 by attaching it's DB. However, because the Host Name changed and because we had hard coded urls in the navigation we have broken tabs as expected. Is ...
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SharePoint menu options - how to go beyond 2 levels

With SharePoint 2010, we've noticed that the left-side navigation from the master page limits us to two levels -- "Add Heading" and "Add Link." We'd like to have a menu on the left that has at least ...
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Link to a Document by UNC

I've seen some old discussions about this but nothing current, so thought I'd throw it out there: Using MOSS/WSS 3.0, I'm looking for ways (without Visual Studio) to allow a new Link to a Document to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Document ID Link Opens to Search Page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: DocIdRedir.aspx sometimes redirects to search results instead of document preview I have set up my document libraries (2 of them) to utilize the DocID attribute. I have ...
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Auto-create hyperlink pointing to another Item in the same list - Possible?

May I know if SharePoint 2007 is able to identify keyword that corresponding to another Item in the same list and auto-create hyperlink pointing to this item's description column. (Assuming that there ...
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Do named anchors work in SP2010?

I've been reading that named anchor tags don't work in SharePoint 2010 Server; these are the tags that allow you to jump to a part of a page. In other words, the core.js functionality will prevent you ...
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Custom CQWP itemstyle with link to library

I was wondering if it is possible to somehow create a new itemstyle which has a link to the library where the items in the content query is located? Example: First ListItem Second ListItem Third ...