About hyperlinks

Office Data Access Pages

  • Navigate to a file or Web page on a network, an intranet, or the Internet

  • Send an e-mail message

  • Start a file transfer, such as a download or an FTP process

  • When you point to text or a picture that contains a hyperlink, the pointer becomes a hand Pointer in the shape of a hand, indicating that it is something you can click. When a site visitor clicks the hyperlink, the destination is displayed, opened, or run, depending on the type of destination. For example, a hyperlink to a sound file opens the file in a media player, and a hyperlink to a Web page displays the page in a Web browser.

    ShowParts of a hyperlink address

    ShowHyperlink subaddress syntax

    ShowExamples of hyperlink addresses