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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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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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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Expand text in SharePoint

I would like to have a text, which is expandable (hyperlink) for users when they need it. I've added two pictures to describe what I've planned: 1. Before Clicking 2. After Clicking Can it be ...
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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 https://exchange.server.com/owa/sharedcalendaruser@mydomain.com/?cmd=contents&...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to built a redirect link that redirects you depending on your user group?

I want to built a link that you click and depending on your user group it redirects you to a certain page. Is the same possible for a redirect page?
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Link on wiki page to Excel document that opens in Excel Online

On a wiki page, I would like to create a link to an Excel document stored in the Documents folder on SharePoint, that opens the Excel file in Excel Online. When I create the link using Insert -> Link ...
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How to retrieve list hyperlink field values?

I know how to retrieve items like Title etc. I can query the columns and fetch data. But it doesnt show the hyperlinks. Appreciate if someone can help me out! getListItem.get_item('Link').get_url();
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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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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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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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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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Use calculated column to add target“_blank” at the end of a Web field URL

It appears I cannot configure a hyperlink column to open in a new window. I read in this post that you can concatenate a hard coded url with the title field of an item to achieve this. However, that ...
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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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Add a hyperlink to a list item pointing to a folder that is NOT on a server (Shared folder)

I have modified my list to the point where I can now add hyperlinks to it, but it does not appear that I can simply add my link to the hyperlink field as I had thought. I attempt to enter the address ...
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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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Dynamic link creation for each list item

I want to get the ID of a list item each time an item created. I have a list with couple of columns, one of columns is type Image. I want to have a list view which will show only the column Image, ...
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Dynamically populate page with links to document libraries

The business where I work wants to move from one library with multiple client folders to one library per client. To ease in administration I want to create a page that displays hyperlinks to all ...
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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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Way to Preserve Links when Moving Excel files from File Share to SharePoint?

Is there a way to preserve the links that connect Excel files that are stored on a file share but are moving to SharePoint?
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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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Making sharepoint Url Clickable

I want the URL to be a hyperlink when In the SharePoint Library Settings page. It would be much nicer than copy paste all the time. Is there anyway to do this?
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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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Link/Hyperlink to be Open in New tab?

How can I set to open some particular links in new tab(by default) from Global Navigation bar and Link from Link List app.
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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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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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Create a hyperlink based on list columns in workflow

I have two lists: List B has two columns called [name] and [link] (both single line of text). E.g.: Name: Google Link: www.google.com In list A I want a look-up to the values in list B. So I added ...
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How to set hyperlink field with SharePoint Designer WorkFlow

I'd like to know how to set with a WF sharepoint 2010 and hyperlink column. When i set a value, it's only for url and i can't set description. Do you have a sample or tutorial to do this?
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why don't hyperlinks work in word documents

the hyperlinks within the body of my documents in my Document Library don't work (not external hyperlinks to outside sources or in-document links/references) nor do they display the link when you ...
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Hyperlink Column Link Should Open in Modal

I want the user to click a link and then that link should open in a modal window. I have tried this on a blank page with a CEWP and it works using both of the following codes: <a onclick="NewItem2(...
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How to handle & and + characters in hyperlinks in the search People hover panel template

In our SP Server 2013 environment we have an employee directory. The hover panel that shows up next to a result shows the Department name of an employee. This is a clickable hyperlink. When a user ...
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how can i know the wiki pages that are referencing a document inside my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection and I have two libraries; “Page” which contain the html wiki pages & “Documents” which contain uploaded documents. Now on some wiki pages users ...
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Parsing SharePoint's hyperlink format with JS

SharePoint 2010, at least, has an odd format for storing its lists' hyperlink fields on the backend, namely it uses [URL], [Description] "Well then what does it do about commas in the URL" you ...
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Create Hyperlink or Picture Column with C# (Format URL as Picture)

I am creating a SharePoint list with C# and have created a "Hyperlink or Picture" field like so: myList.Fields.add("Icon", SPFieldType.URL, true); when I add an item to the list in SharePoint this ...
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Using absolute URLs in the Top Link Bar

When I include absolute URLs in the top link bar (i.e. ones that start with a slash), they are treated as relative when using the bar, inherited, in subsites. Is there a way to make it treat these as ...
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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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I cant add a hashtag at the end of a url for a navigation item

Im running SharePoint 2013 with SP1. I need to add a hashtash to the url. As seen below. Everytime I add the hashtag and then Save the navigation settings, the hashtag gets removed. Is this a bug ...
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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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Question about adding javascript:OpenPopUpPage to my SharePoint sites

I have the following problems with showing javascript pop up page I have added a content editor web part inside my team site, then I insert an embedded code snippet with the following code:- <a ...
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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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“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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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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Looking up a Hyperlink for use in custom view

This is for SharePoint Online. I have a lookup list called COURSES, which contains the CourseName and CourseLink. I also have a lookup list called ROLES, which contains organizational roles. The ...
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Do doc hyperlinks not work in the Word WebApp in Chrome?

I have been adding Word documents to my document library in SharePoint and I only recently became aware that hyperlinks don't seem to work when I preview documents in the Word WebApp using Chrome. Is ...
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Link to upload a new document

I have looked to try and link to the "Upload new Document" form for my Shared Documents from my home page but have had a lot of trouble. I am unsure of what other posts are saying when they mention ...
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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 ...