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Images and Hyperlinks in Word Forms

by borat / December 31, 2004 5:14 AM PST

Hello,

I'm a newbie working on creating some form based templates based on some existing documents. So far the text-only parts have been no problem, but I need help with a couple of things:

1. I need an editable field that outputs a hyperlink
2. I need an editable field that outputs an image.

Thank you for your help!

Matt

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Explain more pease
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 31, 2004 7:55 AM PST

What do you mean by, "outputs a hyperlink"?

Same for images.

What exactly are you trying to do?

To insert a hyperlink into a Word document, goto Insert > Hyperlink.

Similarly, to insert an image, goto Insert > Picture > From file.

But somehow I don't think that's what you mean.

Mark

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by borat / January 1, 2005 3:22 AM PST
In reply to: Explain more pease

Hey...thanks for replying despite my un-clarity...

I'm creating templates based on a couple of existing documents. One of the documents contains a couple of hyperlinks, the other contains space for an image.

For the text I have used text form fields. What I need is to create a field that works the same way as a text form field (i.e. editable after the template is locked). One field for a hyperlink, the other for an image.

I assume there are some macros involved, or maybe I'm overlooking a very simple solution.

Thanks for your help, and happy new year!

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