Word 2013/2016: Inserting Hyperlinks

Updated 2013.06.06


        To learn how to insert a hyperlink in a Word document.

Inserting Hyperlinks

        To insert a hyperlink, first select the text (or image) that you want to attach the link to.

        Then click on the Insert tab.

        Then in the Links group, click on the Hyperlink button.


        The Insert Hyperlink dialog box will appear:


        Enter the address you want to link to in the Address box. Word will insert http:// at the beginning of your text if it begins with "www". If it does not begin with "www", you must add the http:// yourself!

        Click on OK.

        When you are editing a Word document, you must hold the control key down when you click on a hyperlink.