A reference (link) from one point in an electronic document to another document or another location in the same document (the target).

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Hyperlink tool use in ArcEngine

I'm having some difficulties using the hyperlink tool (ControlsMapHyperlinkTool) in ArcEngine. Does anyone have any experience with it? It looks like it behaves correctly except that every time a ...
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How to add multiple relative hyperlinks to single point in ArcGIS for Desktop with Basic level license?

It may be a very obvious one, but how do I add more than one relative hyperlink to a point feature class in ArcGIS for Desktop with a Basic level license? The Basic level license eliminates using ...
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How to load raster data with hyperlink path in ArcGIS MXD?

I have a problem/question and hopefully someone of you is able to help me: I have thousands of georeferenced raster files which have corresponding polygons (outer borders of rasters) with a hyperlink ...
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Relative hyperlink paths in ArcMap 10 Map Document Properties?

Is there a way to use relative paths (instead of absolute paths) in the "Hyperlink base" field in Map Document Properties for an ArcMap 10 map document? (I have "Store relative pathnames to data ...
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Why to use Add Attachments (Data Management) and not Hyperlink field?

Why should I use Add Attachments and not a hyperlinked field? What are the advantages in case of a lot of layers with a lot of attachments at the GDB? What are the best way to manage attachments for a ...
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Can Hyperlink be based on two fields for path and file name separately?

I need to create a hyperlink field. I have one field with the file name, and another field that contains only part of the file path (the real path is unknown). The table contains 14,000 records with ...
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Resources to integration with external web service at desktop level

I am using ESRI based GIS software, I looking a way to integrate ESRI solutions with external web service of other information system. For start I would like to join feature class to external tables ...
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How to create a clickable hyperlink in a QGIS form?

I have a hyperlink field in my table. I wish I could go to those addresses without using actions. I want to go directly from the form by clicking on them as happens in a hyperlink. It is possible? ...
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Field-based hyperlinks in an ArcMap map package (.mpk)?

I have a point shapefile where each point has multiple hyperlink fields in its attribute table as per How to add multiple relative hyperlinks to single point in ArcGIS for Desktop with Basic level ...
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How to configure AGOL popup to open local files (PDF\JPEG)?

I'm trying to enrich my AGOL application by adding a hyperlink to ancillary documents that I have, on a permanent path at my local machine. The question is this: Is it possible to configure AGOL ...
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Relative Hyperlinks in QGIS without end user's software dependency

I am trying to work out how can I add a relative path hyperlink to a shapefile in QGIS. I have found several great tips on various forums but only one has so far potential to be implemented. The ...
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Geoserver Link to External MS-Access Database

Is there a way that I can link a shape (as a polygon, with a LINK_ID = 12345) from Geoserver and have it open or link to the specific information (LINK_ID_DB = 12345) within an online Web Microsoft ...
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How to avoid pop-up when having multiple hyperlink layers in ArcGIS

In ArcMap 10.0, I have a layer of country polygons and a layer of city points. Both layers have a hyperlink setup, and it all works as expected. The only drawback is that when I select a city, it ...
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Hyperlink relative paths to files in points layer in QGIS?

I would like to add hyperlinks to each point in a points layer in QGIS 1.7.0 running on Mac OS X 10.6.7, but I have several requirements: (1) Each hyperlink has to be a relative path to the linked ...
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Is there an equivalent of ArcGIS Hyperlink script editor in QGIS?

I am trying to find similar functionality in QGIS to ArcGIS Hyperlink script editor. In ArcGIS I can parse VBScript from a selected field in an attribute table. The script would execute on mouse ...
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Using ArcPy to verify paths of Hyperlinks?

I've recently come across an issue where some of our hyperlinks aren't working. I'm familiar with python and have made similar scripts before, but I would first like to ask for your assistance to ...
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How can I save a QGIS project with hyperlinks?

I have already created an hyperlink project using actions, it works, when I click on one point of my shapefile it opens a photo, but when I re-open the project, the action is gone and I have to create ...
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Batch Set Layer Hyperlinks Field ArcGIS

Is there a function of arcpy that will set the layer's hyperlinks (as set in layer properties display tab) to a given field? Or another method I might set this for many layers at a time. The field ...
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Annotating images on QGIS or using widgets?

I've georeferenced an old map on qgis and layered it on top of OSM, I want to do a class project and for it I would like to pinpoint certain areas on the map of which I have old photographs. I would ...
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Setting particular program for opening hyperlink in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have some hyperlinks set up in ArcGIS for Desktop which, when accessed, open a small mobile mapping JPEG file. Currently the images open in the default windows photo viewer but I would like for ...
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Creating shapefiles with attached/hyperlinked PDF forms in ArcMap?

What is the best way to attach pdf forms to point shapefiles to fill out while out in the field? I know how to create a hyperlink to the specific folder but is there a way to have the shapefile ...
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Linking URLs through actions in .url format for QGIS?

I need to link some DWG files. Normally I'd do that with a simple cmd /c start ""[% "Link_DWG" %]"" where "Link_DWG" is an attribute containing the URL of the file. My problem is that I need to ...
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Creating Mapbook with Hyperlink texts in PDF using QGIS Atlas?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.1 Atlas and creating a mapbook using a grid layer that has an attribute with a URL in it. I want to use the URL in the attribute to be a hyperlink in the PDF once its published. ...
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How to detect broken hyperlinks with arcpy?

I have zero experience with python but am trying to search for broken hyperlinks in a large gdb (temporarily converted to a shapefile)- Used code from a previous question (Hyperlink broken path - ...
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cartodb linked to sharepoint

has anyone tried linking a sharepoint excel spreadsheet with cartodb? my spreadsheet has a url like it would from google drive or dropbox and it is shared with editing and viewing privlidges for ...
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Hyperlink Not Accepting '&' Symbol

I am using Esri's Operations Dashboard and trying to insert a hyperlink into the Feature Details widget. The problem appears to be the '&' symbol. When the hyperlink is clicked, the '&' sign ...
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How to link pdf to a shapefile?

I know that a lot of people asked already that question, I read all of the answers and have also seen all the videos, but I still don’t understand how to link a pdf file to an object. I have a huge ...
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Exporting PDF with Hyperlinked Attributes from ArcMap

I'm using ArcGIS 10.1 and would like to export a map to a pdf, preserving feature's attributes. I would like to be able to identify, for example, a point feature from the map on pdf with its ...
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How to create a hyperlink in one point?

I started to use Quantum GIS 2.0.1 Dufour and I'm still trying to understand how to work with it. I have a shape layer in QGIS made of points, and I want to attach a different hyperlink to each of the ...
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Hyperlinking Access db to ArcMap

I am trying to hyperlink from MS Access to ArcMap to view specific features. Within MS Access, I have 1400+ lines catalogued. I would like to click a button and view the line in ArcMap. Any ideas ...
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OpenLayers - URL hyperlink in GetFeatureInfo table?

I am serving numerous WMS layers through GeoServer, many of which have URLs leading to extended data for any particular feature embedded in their attribute table. The URL, if present, is always ...
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Linking SharePoint database with ArcGIS?

The organization I am working for has a sharepoint database that multiple people update every time they do an inspection of natural resources on a parcel in the county. This database has the ...
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View image file from hyperlink in Arcmap identify tool result

I have a file path to an image file in an attribute table, eg; C:\GIS\ScannedMaps\Map1.png When I use the identify tool on the feature I can see the file path with the hyperlink lightening symbol ...
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How to link a pdf file to a specific feature with QGIS? [duplicate]

I'm trying to link a pdf to a parcel (see image: http://imgur.com/RbauB3v) where you click on one parcel and a specific pdf comes up and if you click on another then a different pdf comes up. I've ...
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Set Relative Hyperlink to open windows explorer using Actions in QGIS

I am wondering how to solve this problem I am having. I am trying to make an action in QGIS when I click on my feature, windows explorer will display the folder for that feature. I have the folder ...
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How to hyperlink an attribute in ArcGIS stand-alone tables?

I have arcgis 10.0 and have created a 1:m relationship in a File GDB. The 1:m relationship joins a table containing a URL to a point geometry. Some points have more than one file hence the 1:m join. ...
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Add georeferenced png layer to map automatically

Using ArcGIS Desktop v10.2 with an Advanced level license we have georeferenced our engineering drawings in PNG format. Next we have created a polygon layer for every single drawing to see the Area of ...
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How can I add a pdf as hyperlink for a point in QGIS? Can I do the same in GVSIG?

I am working on a project for which I would have to make a map displaying all archaeological sites of the city; it will later be used and accessed by my office's stuff only. In the end, when clicking ...
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Python Field Calc for Document Hyperlink

I am trying to create a script that will hyperlink to a .tiff or .pdf. These files are stored in one folder on a shared server. I want the script to look in a field: 'PLAT_IMAGE', which has the plat ...
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Hotlink vector/raster files to open in current workspace in ArcGIS 10 similar to Mapinfo

I want to add datasets to ArcMap and place them in a particular group layer by simply clicking on hotlinked polygons in a shape file. The same process is easy in MapInfo and I want to implement the ...
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Detecting broken hyperlinks using ArcPy? [closed]

I am trying to use ArcGIS 10.2.2 to detect broken hyperlinks from a .shp and export them to a text file. Is this possible to do this with Python scripting? I only want to see the broken hyperlinks ...
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Why aren't my hyperlinks saving in ArcGIS 10.2

I have a polygon layer and I have a joined table with a link to an excel document for each polygon. Under the "Display" tab in layer properties I check the "Support Hyperlinks using field:" box and ...
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Linking to PDFs via attribute field of shapefile for ArcGIS Online?

I am working with some data that cannot be presented in an attribute table. Therefore I would like to attach a specific PDF to each point within a shapefile. Is there a way this can be done in ...
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Issues with hyperlinks in a KMZ file

I have a point shapefile where I set up a hyperlink to a .pdf file. In Arc the hyperlink works fine, and the desired .pdf file is opened when I click on the specific feature. If that layer is then ...
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Python Hyperlinking Script in Arcmap 10.2 [closed]

I have the below python script which recursively walks through a directory and finds, then opens the associated parcel pdf file. How would I modify this to not be recursive but to just look in the ...
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Where are dynamic hyperlinks stored?

A while back (ArcGIS 10.0 times, or maybe even 9.3) a colleague of mine created a mxd with a few hundred manholes and attached dynamic hyperlinks to them (pointing to photos of them). (I know this ...
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hyperlink in a package

I want to give a map that contains hyperlinks as a package of Adobe or an exe file to someone who does not have access to ArcMap. This package should have just some points and polygons that when he ...
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How to get image pop ups in QGIS?

I have a map of an area and georeferenced photos. I need to be able to bring the pictures as points and then be able to click at a certain point and an image pop up.
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Create a hyperlink to a pdf file in the attribute table [duplicate]

I want to add a hyperlink to a pdf file into the attribute table of a vector layer. I already read the documentation about evis and the answered questions about this here. It didn't seem difficult, ...
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Hyperlink zoom to feature in ArcGIS Online?

Trying to build a hyperlink that zooms to a specific location on an arcgis online webapp. so you're on some sort of asset management database. you're looking at the specs of a specific block in a ...