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For a Microsoft Access 2002 version of this article, see 289530
When you click a hyperlink, you may receive the following error message:
Unable to open <HyperlinkName>. The Internet site reports that the item you requested could not be found. (HTTP/1.0 404)
When you click a hyperlink, Microsoft Internet Explorer may start, and it displays a message similar to:
Sorry, there is no <ServerName>.com Web page matching your request.
It's possible you typed the address incorrectly, or that the page no longer exists.
This behavior occurs if the following two conditions are true:
Type a valid value in the Hyperlink Address property of the hyperlink control.
When you type an invalid value in the Hyperlink Address property of a hyperlink control on an Access form or report, Microsoft Access has no method by which to validate the value before using it. When you open the form or the report and you click the hyperlink, you will encounter one of the two possible results that is mentioned in the "Symptoms" section of this article.
Steps to Reproduce the Behavior