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Questions tagged [links]

Or Hyperlinks - a reference to data that the reader can directly follow, or that is followed automatically.

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How can I link to a specific event in a public calendar so others can view without signing into Google?

I would like to share an event in a public Google Calendar. When I click the event, it pops up with the description, but doesn't change the URL to copy. If I click Options > Publish Event > Copy Link ...
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How to automatically expand “Continue Reading” links on a profile page in Facebook?

Facebook tends to collapse lengtheir posts into either See More or Continue Reading label. While one can expand the former, it is not possible to do with the latter. One is forced to click on the link ...
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Back reference in Wikipedia

Say an entry A has a cross-reference pointing to entry B. Is there any chance that given entry B, we can know it is referred by entry A (any probably other entries)?
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How to link a Google slide to a slide in an old version of another presentation?

I have the Google Slides document Sa. It has the "draft" version (older, let's call it Sa_draft) and the "final" version (newer, let's call it Sa_final). Now, I want to create a new Google Slides ...
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Is there a way to ban a domain in Google Docs

I used to write blogs for a B2B client in a niche field. Those blogs did really well (#1 SERP for a lot of crucial words in our industry.) Now, I'm writing for a new client in the same sector and ...
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YouTube link opens only from its origin, not available if copied and pasted into new tab?

So, this is really driving me crazy, I have this playlist: http://psaiahf.com/mobile/horses/yt_mobile/get_videos/PLKxn7tBLpTTmstBQYTS6fb56b8rlILVyH/2018-PSAIAHF---Classes-AND-Championships if you ...
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Bookmark Gmail conversation

I would like to get a bookmark (permanent url) for a Gmail conversation, for myself (not to share with third parties). The url displayed in the Browser contains information related to the current ...
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Is there a way to link to server docs from draw.io

I'm making a process manual for our company and am using draw.io to create a flow chart. I'm wondering if I can link each box on the flow chart to its associated document from our server. Can I do ...
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Firebase Dynamic Link service — I can't understand exactly what it's about [closed]

I read the news that Google has shut down his short linker service goo.gl and the fact that FDL APIs will be used instead. And I've watched a video about the matter. However, I still can't comprehend ...
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Can't email a link copied from Facebook

When I paste a very long URL to a Facebook group, it is no longer displayed in full. For example, https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/abskal271_N782HsnaksLK (link is made up) becomes https://drive....
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Script to call the sheets sharable link

Is there a script for google sheets that calls the sharable link of that specific sheets? I'm using the Mailapp.sendEmail function to send emails to our manufacturer whenever there is a revision to a ...
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MediaWiki plural links

I have quite a lot of pages with plural named titles, eg widgets. If a mention a widget and want to make it a link I have to put [[widgets|widget]]. I know there is a pipe trick to give a singular ...
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Is there a way to put an aliased hyperlink in the confirmation message of Google Forms?

I'd like the message to look like: thanks for your answer, please click here while the word "here" is clickable and directs to a URL. I've tried wrapping the hyperlink with quotes, and these ...
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How to change the default link color in Google Slides?

I have a presentation in Google Slides. Every new link is colored cyan by default and all existing links have this default color as well. How could I change this default color that determines the ...
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Programmatically create an internal hyperlink

I need to programmatically create a large number of links in a Google Sheets that point to a specific range in another sheet of the same document. I tried to use named ranges for that but for the ...
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Identifying Defunct YouTube links

Suppose we have stored a YouTube link in our favorites or folder, without anything to identify what the link might have been, as the link at YouTube has now removed/unavailable after some unknown ...
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How do you add a link to slack bot button?

I've created a slack bot, and it sends messages to a channel. I've added a button, and what I'd like to accomplish is having the button redirect the user to an external website. Is this possible? ...
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What URL escaping does GitHub markdown expect?

I have a markdown file checked into GitHub, and in this file I want to link to the following URL: https://query.wikidata.org/#%23 Diplomatic missions with no operator.%0ASELECT DISTINCT%0A%09%...
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Email link target changed in mailinator

I have generated a mail from my website which has some link with target specified as _blank <a href="http://foo.com" target="_blank">foo</a> but when i checked in mailinator, it was ...
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How can I create a link that I can give to someone which creates a copy of a Google Sheet, which based off of an existing sheet?

So I'd like to give my customers a link which they can click on. When they click on it, it automatically creates a new Google sheet which is based off of a template I've created. Down the line I'd ...
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How to add a separate permalink icon/button on Tumblr blog page?

I have added permalinks to my photographs. When on my Tumblr blog page these are accessible when you click on the timestamp, which is OK, but if a non-Tumblr user visited the blog, he/she would most ...
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Blogs added under the Blogger Gadget, “Blog List”, will not load

I have a blog called "Sociological Inquiries" and I've tried to add other sociology related blogs using the "blog list" gadget in Blogger but after I've added them, half of them will work and half ...
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How to set the Title of Form in a popup of Google Spreadsheets as a link?

I have changed the sheet keys below for confidentiality. How to I set the Title of Form in a Popup of Google Spreadsheets as a LINK. What which was the Popup that created by me? Attempt 1 :      THE ...
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How can I link to revision history overview of a (word) document on Google Docs?

Is it possible to link directly to the revision history of a document in google docs, in particular a word document? I need to link to the revision overview, not a specific revision. I tried to ...
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How do I format links in Google's My Maps location descriptions?

Google's My Maps supports the placement and customization of locations in its map edition, including the ability to add a "description" to added locations. However I don't see how to format links ...
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Why does my email have random hyperlinks where there are none?

Just to elaborate on that, I typed out an email on Word and copied it to Yahoo Mail and I noticed that one paragraph had been hyperlinked automatically! There isn't supposed to be a hyperlink there! ...
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How do I prevent auto-linkification in BitBucket commit comments?

BitBucket auto-linkifies some text in your comment comments, like issue numbers after the word "issue" and what it thinks are changest identifiers/hashes. Now, I'm writing this table which has a ...
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Is there a Google Play link that automatically starts playing music?

Main question: At the moment, when I want to play music I have to go here: play.google.com/music/listen#/home And then click the I'm Feeling Lucky icon or another playlist. I would like to have a ...
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What is the the default order of the links returned by “Get sharable links” on Google Drive?

I read here how to get links of multiple files in Google Drive: Get share link of multiple files in Google Drive to put in spreadsheet. This works but the links which are generated are not following ...
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Hyperlink Based Charts?

I know that Google provides tex format mathematical equations: https://developers.google.com/chart/infographics/docs/formulas?hl=en in the form of a hyperlink. If I'm doing a flowchart, does Google ...
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Dropdown lists with hyperlinks

I'm trying to set up sheet1 with a dropdown list. Data validation, cell range: Sheet1!B16 Criteria: List from a range Sheet2!A:A Show dropdown list in cell On invalid data show warning. Data on ...
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Moving a linked site contained in a Facebook post

Several people shared a Facebook link to a temporary site I was running. I will be taking this site offline soon as I have the permanent one in place. Is there any way to get Facebook to update the ...
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How to edit fixed link text in Google Forms

Does anybody know if its possible to edit the link text in the confirmation form of a Google Form? Having enabled the summary of responses, I have the following link text which is set by the form: '...
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Link Windows installer through bit.ly?

I have released a Windows installer as open-source software (it is a well-known software with peer-reviewed article in scientific journal) and wanted to get some download metrics with bit.ly service, ...
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Trello hotkey to turn a text to hyperlink NOT via markdown?

Using the markdown seems to slow me down a lot. I love the way we can turn text to link via Ctrl+L overhere on stackexchange pages. In Trello, I'm looking for a shortcut/hotkey to do so; though seem ...
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How to get direct link of images on Imgur? [duplicate]

It was possible to get the direct link some months ago but now, since Imgur was updated, I am unable to find the direct link. See:
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General bookmark for url link for Google docs

I understand that you can insert a bookmark into Google docs and link to it with the url. Also if you have headings inside the document, each heading has it's own url. My question is: is there a ...
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How to export text from Google Doc as HTML?

I have body of text in a Google Doc containing a large number of links. I need to get the text – and all the links – into my client's CMS. Unfortunately, it seems Google Docs no longer allows users ...
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How to find URL of the current sheet

In Google Sheets, how do I create a hyperlink to this sheet? I have a sheet which I'm about to download as PDF for archive. It would be useful to include a link in the sheet, pointing to itself, so ...
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How to add a hyperlink in Hotmail (live.com)?

I have an email address ending with @outlook.com. I am replying to an e-mail right now and I can't find any button to add a link (or hyperlink). I have the buttons to add an image, to format the text ...
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Can I get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on videolectures.net?

I wonder how I can get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on videolectures.net.
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How does one find the http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=XXX for an MSDN page?

It seems that the go.microsoft.com shortlinks for Microsoft pages are best practice to link to. How do I find the shortlink for a MSDN page, in my case specifically?: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-...
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Extract the link text and URL from a hyperlinked cell

Suppose I have a hyperlink in cell A1: =hyperlink("stackexchange.com", "Stack Exchange") Elsewhere in the sheet, I'd like to have formulas that get the link text and URL from A1, separately. I found ...
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Cannot link to an image from Blogger to Google Drive

I have a simple PNG image on my Google Drive. How can I create a link from a Blogger blog to that image? Here is what I tried: In Google Drive, I changed the settings of my PNG file to "Anyone on ...
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Get share link of multiple files in Google Drive to put in spreadsheet

I've got 200+ jpegs in a folder and need shareable links for each jpeg in a spreadsheet. Is there a way to do this without doing the right clicking thing for each image individually?
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Tumblr - How to link to photo permalink from Tumblr dashboard?

I run a few photo blogs on Tumblr. I also follow a variety of similar blogs. I have noticed that when I click certain photo posts, the images open inside Tumblr as Lightboxes. But sometimes, the ...
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Automatic rewriting of dead links on Wikipedia

A website has been reorganized. Pages that used to be at URLs of the form http://foo.example.com/bar/wibble are now accessible only at http://goo.example.com/baz/wibble (i.e. there's a simple ...
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Automatically create hyperlinks with parameters, based on data in another column

(This question was posted here by Tasos, but then deleted). I quote a part of it: At the moment, I have a cell which used to create a hyperlink on the next column. This is what I have done at the ...
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How to link to object/position in draw.io?

How do I link an object in draw.io to other objects? For example, I want to make my text a link to the other object/text/position in the same draw.io diagram, so that clicking it would move me to ...
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How do I mass click on a link to save time?

I know of linkclump, but it doesn't work on the "remove" link as shown in this gmail screenshot. I hate having to individually click on each "remove" link. What's a way to solve this problem?