HOW TO: Remove Underlines from Hyperlinks in FrontPage 2000

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This article describes how to remove an underline from a hyperlink in FrontPage 2000 by editing the HTML source code for the hyperlink.

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Remove the Underline from a Hyperlink

To remove the underline from a hyperlink, you must use the text-decoration cascading style sheet (CSS) attribute to the hyperlink. To do this, follow these steps:
  1. In FrontPage, click the HTML tab at the bottom of the FrontPage window.
  2. Locate the code that looks similar to the following:
    <a href="">underlinedhyperlink</a>
  3. Insert the style tag with the text decoration=none attribute after the anchor tag, so that your code looks similar to the following:
    <a style="text-decoration: none" href="">nonunderlinedhyperlink</a>
  4. On the File menu, click Save.
These steps only remove the underline from a single hyperlink. You can remove the underline from all hyperlinks in a page by adding a <STYLE> section to the page.

Remove the Underline From All hyperlinks on a Page

  1. Open the page you want.
  2. Click the HTML tab.
  3. Place the following HTML code before the <BODY> tag:
    A	{text-decoration: none;}
  4. Click the Preview tab.
Your hyperlinks no longer contain underlines.


Article ID: 240972 - Last Review: October 22, 2013 - Revision: 2.0
  • Microsoft FrontPage 2000 Standard Edition
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