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Questions tagged [hyperlink]

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 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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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 link ...
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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 OK ...
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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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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 then ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 - Remove the hyperlink from a lookup column in a list view

I've searched the web and found a solution.... IF I WAS USING 2010 or 2007. I have cascading selections referencing two different lists that hold the dependencies as lookup columns. My cascading ...
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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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File:// hyperlink to a shared drive

I have a need to add a hyperlink in a wikipage to open a file in a shared drive. Uploading the file to SharePoint is not an option in this case (due to record compliance, intranet in SP now - document ...
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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 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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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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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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Content Query Web Part does not appear in mobile view

I have successfully created several CQWPs on our intranet homepage to pull announcements from team sites as well as list events on Community calendar. These can all be viewed on the desktop, laptop, ...
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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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SP13: Link to Page on SharePoint Banner

I am not sure this is possible. Is there a way to make the SharePoint that appears in the upper-left hand corner to be linkable? I want users to be able to click on "SharePoint" and take them to a ...
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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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How to increase the number of characters limit in hyperlink column type

I am using sharepoint 2013. I have column type Hyperlink in a list. It is not taking more than 255 characters for the url. Can I increase the limit? How can I do this using js?
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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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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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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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Adding Hyperlinks via Ribbon has incorrect behaviour

My fellow administrators and I are stumped on this one: One of our coworkers (who is a Site Collection Administrator) was trying to add a hyperlink to another page in their departments site ...
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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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Filter Hyperlink field url using SharePoint REST API

I want to filter Hyperlink filed URL using REST API in SharePoint 2013. My URL is like below is working fine https://<siteurl>/_api/Web/Lists/GetByTitle('Pages')/items?$select=NavigateURL/Url ...
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can i add a pre-set subject line in email links

I've recently figured out that I can add email links to a SharePoint page. I was wondering if it's possible to add a default subject line or body text?
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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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Adding a link to a document library in SharePoint 2010

As we all know, you can add documents to a document library (duh). But I was asked if I could create a library where you could add links as well. I immediately thought it was possible, but I did not ...
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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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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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How do I disable “Get a Link” & “Share”

My department is exploring SharePoint as an alternative to fileshares. Typically we create documents, then email links to the document. it seems there are many types of links, which is confusing and ...
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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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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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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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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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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 might ...
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How do you put a hyperlink into a multiline text field?

When typing text into a multiline rich text field, I want to put some hyperlinks in. How do I do that?
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Open links in new window

Is it possible to get extern links in a list opened in a new windows? I only found tutorials for SharePoint (Designer) 2010, but I'm using SharePoint 2013 on Office 365.
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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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SharePoint Modern list Hyperlink column formatting

I have a list I am displaying with the "modern" experience that includes a column of the Hyperlink type that links to a status report. The description of the Hyperlink is the date that the status ...
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Build url of publishing page by lookup id

Got a list with a LookupField to Publishing Pages library pointing on "Title" and additional field "ID". I would like to create a hyperlink by CSOM / javascript without querying FileRef on pages ...
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Can SharePoint link to a bookmark/anchor within a word/pdf document?

I understand linking to bookmarks internally within a document works within both PDF and Word files however is it possible to link to these bookmarks from outside of the document? Ideally this would ...
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Remove Hyperlink for Multi Value look up column in Sharepoint

How can we remove hyperlink from a multi value look up column in SharePoint 2010 list. There are article on removing hyperlink from Single Value look up column. But I am not able to get a way to ...
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how to open hyperlink list item in modal dialog box

I have created a datagrid using javascript. In that I am displaying top 4 items of my sharepoint list. Now I want to open hyperlink list item in modal dialog box on the click of that hyperlink. Please ...
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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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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.