How Do You Hyperlink in Word?

How Do You Hyperlink in Word?

To create a hyperlink in Word, highlight the text or picture that you want to make a hyperlink, click the Insert tab, and then click Hyperlink in the menu. When the Insert Hyperlinks properties box opens, select Existing File, Web Page, or E-mail Address, and then enter the location of the file, the URL or the email address in the Link To box.

  1. Select what you want to make a hyperlink

    In your document, select and highlight the text or picture that you want to make a hyperlink.

  2. Open the Insert Hyperlink properties box

    To open the Insert Hyperlinks properties box, click the Insert tab, and then click Hyperlink in the drop-down menu.

  3. Activate the hyperlink

    In the properties box, choose Existing File, Web Page, or E-mail Address. In the Link To field, type the file name, the URL or the email address to which you're linking. Click OK to create the hyperlink.