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In Microsoft Project, when you type a path to a file (such as C:\mydocs\Project1.mpp) or a Web address (a URL such as www.microsoft.com)into a text field such as Text1 or Notes, the text may not automaticallychange into a hyperlink.
This problem occurs when you type the path or Web address without a prefix,such as file: or http://.
In text fields Text1 - Text30 and the Notes field, Microsoft Projectrequires a prefix such as file: or http:// to distinguish the text as ahyperlink.
To work around this problem, type a prefix such as file: followed by thepath to the file. For example, type file:C:\mydocs\Project1.mpp.
Microsoft Project recognizes and changes the following prefixes intohyperlinks:
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