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

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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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Stop sharepoint from reformatting html

I have a site page where I am trying to add a link to a particular calendar in outlook web access. The URL is ...
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How to make the “Web Address” link in List Settings clickable

On the "List Settings" page of any custom list that we make (or OOTB list for that matter), there are 3 fields that show at the top at all times: "Name", "Web Address", and "Description" (sample ...
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Remove link border from around image

For SP2010, how do you remove the ugly blue border from images that have a link on them? I've tried adding style="border:0" on the anchor tag but to no avail. Thanks.
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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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How to add a hyperlink anchor in a Sharepoint wiki-page

In Sharepoint (2010) wiki pages it is easy enough to add a hyperlink, but how can one add a hyperlink anchor without editing the messy html? You can see here that, although I've got a link and typed ...
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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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Make Link to a Document more user friendly

The way Link to a Document works is that I need to go to the place where I want the link to appear. Click this content type and then provide the URL to the document in some remote location. This makes ...
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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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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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Is there a way to change the hyperlink column to allow for non-http?

I have a client that has a Links page in SharePoint 2013. On the page is a column called URL that is set as a hyperlink column, but they want the column to accept pw://example.com/... instead of just ...
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Link to specific PowerPoint Slide in a library

I want to create links at a Sharepoint page that open a presentation at a specific slides. The presentation is hosted at Sharepoint and I can save it in any format (pptx, ppsx, html, .. ), so no ...
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How to turn off the function that converts single line of text into mailto: link

Does anybody know how to turn off automatic text conversion into mailto: links inside basic single line of text fields? It is confusing a little bit. Our customers stores server configurations in ...
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Add (replace) hyperlink to pictures in a Picture Library Slideshow Web Part

On our team site we have added a web part that is a "Picture Library Slideshow" web part. Currently clicking on the images that scroll in the slideshow directs the browser to just the image's URL. I ...
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Is there a link checker for SharePoint 2010?

I'm looking for a program, feature or timerjob that checks links on SharePoint 2010 Publishing-Sites and Hyperlink-Lists if they are alive. The Out-of-the-box link scanner of SharePoint checks only ...
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How can you create a back button link in the top menu bar?

How can you create a back button link in the top menu bar. My SharePoint is kind of tedious and I'm not sure I know all the rules about what code can be used. Sorry if this questions has been asked ...
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Create a hyperlink to open a New List Item Content Type in modal View in SharePoint 2010?

I have been researching this for a while now and no where can I find a solution that works perfectly in a list with multiple content types. I needed to create hyperlinks on a page where the user could ...
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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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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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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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CEWP - Adding links to a File on File Share. But link wont open

I have a Wiki Page where I have a Content Editor Web Part. I have added a link to a file share. When I hover over the hyperlinked text I can see it's pointing to the correct location and file. But ...
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Adding bookmarks to wiki links

when linking wiki pages on SharePoint you use the [[page name]] syntax but is there a way to add a #bookmark to that wiki page link so that the user is taken straight to the desired section of a wiki ...
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Page Viewer Web Part navigation

I have a Sharepoint page with a page viewer web part plus multiple web parts. The page viewer web part includes a PowerPoint graphic with hyperlinks. I want to use the the PowerPoint presentation as ...
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Link to share folder using link list not opening in Chrome

We use link list to create hyperlinks to share folders. I've never had a problem accessing them from Chrome, but with some browsers like Chrome and Mozilla it does nothing. I assume it is how these ...
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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 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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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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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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Add a hyperlink by the side performance point scorecard

I am using PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer for SharePoint 2013. Data are coming from SSAS 2012 cube. Is it possible to add a hyperlink (Summary) by the side of Scorecard's title? I tried to edit ...
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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2010 is changing my url in hyperlink column

I have a SharePoint 2010 web application "myapp.test.com" and I have extended this application to myapp-edit.test.com I also have configured the following two alternative access mapping urls: ...
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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 ...
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Icon doesn't show for Publishing Hyperlink

I've got a list with a Publishing Hyperlink column. A couple of the records point to PDFs, and I've tried checking the "Display icon" checkbox. No matter how many times I check the box, it shows it as ...
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Can I create a link that when clicked creates a new list item.

I dont have access to SharePoint designer :(. My goal is to make a button that says something like "Create new item" and when clicked pulls up the form to create a new item in a list. Is this posible? ...
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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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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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Rich text editor column stripping URL from hyperlink pointing to network location

I have a list with a rich text column. When I add a hyperlink (using the toolbar) that points to a network location, SharePoint is stripping the URL from hyperlink. Hyperlinks with URLs to web sites ...
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Displaying Calculated Column hyperlinks as text in filter drop downs

I have a list which has employee IDs as a field. I then have a calculated column which takes this field and uses it to link to our company-wide employee directory. This means I can hide the employee ...
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Hyperlinks in SharePoint 2010

I'm a novice SharePoint user and am trying to re-build a 2007 SharePoint site in 2010. Within the 2007 site, I had 'Content Editor Web Parts' where certain words hyperlinked off to documents or ...
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Semicolon is replaced by %3b in links

I have a url http://example.com/?q1=abc;q2=123;q3=xyz When I try to add a link to this url on a SharePoint page the semicolon is replaced by %3b. What can I do to add the correct link?
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How to separate Title and Url from hyperlink field?

I have created a column which is of type Hyperlink or Picture. I want to display the list of links in web part, in such a manner that title should appear as text and the Url should be bound in that ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, ...