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

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How can I set the (tel:)phone handler in Gmail?

Gmail is smart enough to turn telephone numbers into links (most of the time) and so they make them available to click on: They are a standard telephone link in the format of: <a href="tel:323-...
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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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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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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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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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Why did Facebook blacklist my website?

I have a site helpmen.org which I use to sell domain names. I used to link to it from my Facebook page, but now it's blacklisted and all posts featuring it have been automatically removed. Since my ...
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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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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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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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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 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 can I add linkable anchors to Markdown headers on my Tumblr?

I'd like Markdown headers, like thus, ### Important stuff! -> <h3>Important stuff!</h3> to compile with HTML id properties, so they can be linked directly to: ### ...
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How can I convert all URLs in a Google document into links?

When I type a URL (such as http://www.domain.com) into a Google Drive document, it will automatically be converted into a link that you can click. But when I copied the contents of a text file ...
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Bug/feature preventing renaming link preview

Before sharing a link on Facebook, I could click on the title of the link preview to rename it (the uppermost point here describes what I mean). But now I tried to do this and clicking on the title ...
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How to link to a specific comment in Blogspot?

I need to link to a specific comment in Blogspot. Say we have this blog: http://www.blogger.com/comment.g?blogID=27481991&postID=8840732060462210463 And I know the ID of the comment (...
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Images from Tumblr Link Posts

I noticed Tumblr seems to have added a feature that captures a story image (or link preview) when a link post is made. This is not unlike how Facebook and other social media sites capture an image ...
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How do I stop Google Docs from opening document-relative links in new tabs?

Similar to How do I stop Google Docs from opening documents in new tabs?, how do I open internal links within a Google Doc in the same tab? Specific scenario -- I've manually created a link to a ...
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Finding public sharing link to other's Facebook album

If you own a Facebook photo album, it provides you with the public URL at the bottom that works even when not logged in. Are any methods available to determine such public URL links to albums posted ...
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Can't see any shared links in Facebook when I filter my news feed by a friend list

I have 1000+ friends on Facebook who make 10K posts each day. I have a friend list with about 100 people and when I select this list on the news feed, I can't see the links they shared. I can see the ...
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How to remove media from a specific individual 'experience' / job role entry on user's profile in LinkedIn?

I attempted to add a web-link to a specific experience entry (i.e. job role) on my profile on LinkedIn and now I want to remove it, but I can't see where to delete when editing that experience entry. ...
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Create a hyperlink from two columns, one with title and one with links, then retain only the hyperlink without losing the references

Demo sheet here. Say I have two columns, one with string literal names, and one with links (in text form) A B Restaurant 1 http://www.link1.com Restaurant 2 http://www.link2.com ...
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Automatic link to OneDrive

I created a program that creates some word * .doc files and then transfers them to OneDrive; authorized persons are able to view and modify these documents and the changes are immediately visible to ...
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Convert Non google URL image links in a Google Document with actual images

I am trying to do something very similar to another thread (Convert all links to images in a Google Document with actual images) but with non google stored URL links. DriveApp only works for google, ...
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Plain text and a hyperlink can be combined in a cell - but I don't know how

This is possible--but I don't know how I did it. When I typed formatted text followed by a URL into cell E2 in the spreadsheet shown below, it magically formatted in a way I didn't know Sheets was ...
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Auto Create New Google Sheet With Column Headers Based on List of Names

I'm trying to create a VERY basic CRM tool. I want to create a running list of customer names. Once I enter a name in Column A I'd like a new Sheet automatically created with pre-set columns I can ...
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Export PDF link sheet ID auto change

I have the link for export as PDF a specific range on a sheet =HYPERLINK("*****export?exportFormat=pdf&format=pdf&gid=962914045&range=A1:H68&pagenumbers=false&gridlines=false&...
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How can I succesfully create a correctly linked pdf from a complex Google Docs

I have a similar problem as TL;DR, reported here: Can’t download/export a large Google Docs document as PDF (what are the limits on Google Drive?). (n.d.). Retrieved 12 May 2019, from Web ...
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Direct YouTube link as background video not working

I have video banners using the direct mp4 link to YouTube videos using the solution posted by 'ale' here This worked perfectly yesterday however when viewing the site today, none of the videos load ...
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Using a cell value, to dynamically create a formula, that links to a cell in a different sheet (tab)

Ok. This is a bit complicated, but I will do my best to describe the problem. All of these elements are located in multiple Sheet pages (Tabs) within one singular Google Sheet (Workbook). Sheet 1: ...
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How do I insert different cell data from a table into a hyperlink?

I have a table of different cell data that I want to insert into different hyperlinks for each item: =HYPERLINK("https://www.otcmarkets.com/stock/CELL DATA TO BE INSERTED/security","SECURITY") Cell ...
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How to stop Google Drawings from changing links when exporting as SVG

When I create a Google Drawing and add links to different elements, upon exporting the drawing as a SVG Google changes all of my links to point to a Google search redirector instead of using the links ...
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Can I get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on videolectures.net?

How I can get a link to a specific slide in a video presentation on http://videolectures.net/?
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Creating a hyperlink from same cell as text entry

The following code, from its original state, would let me enter a text value in column4, and the code would convert the entry into a hyperlink from what was entered. I tried to take it one step ...
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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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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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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 create a Windows Vista shortcut to a specific Hotmail message?

When I open a message in Hotmail and create a Windows Vista shortcut to that specific Hotmail message then click the created shortcut I see a list of messages in the folder, not the specific message I ...
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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 ...