Hyperlink Hyperlink Hyperlink Interface


Represents a hyperlink.

public interface class Hyperlink
public interface Hyperlink
Public Interface Hyperlink


The Hyperlink object is a member of the Hyperlinks collection.

Use the Hyperlink property to return the hyperlink for a shape (a shape can have only one hyperlink).

A range or worksheet can have more than one hyperlink. Use Hyperlinks(index), where index is the hyperlink number, to return a single Hyperlink object.


Address Address Address

Returns or sets the address of the target document.

Application Application Application

Returns an Application object that represents the Microsoft Excel application.

Creator Creator Creator

Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created.

EmailSubject EmailSubject EmailSubject

Returns or sets the text string of the specified hyperlink’s e-mail subject line. The subject line is appended to the hyperlink’s address.

Name Name Name

Returns the name of the object. Read-only String.

Parent Parent Parent

Returns the parent object for the specified object.

Range Range Range

Returns a Range object that represents the range the specified hyperlink is attached to.

ScreenTip ScreenTip ScreenTip

Returns or sets the ScreenTip text for the specified hyperlink.

Shape Shape Shape

Returns a Shape object that represents the shape attached to the specified comment, diagram node, or hyperlink.

SubAddress SubAddress SubAddress

Returns or sets the location within the document associated with the hyperlink.

TextToDisplay TextToDisplay TextToDisplay

Returns or sets the text to be displayed for the specified hyperlink. The default value is the address of the hyperlink.

Type Type Type

Returns the location of the HTML frame.


AddToFavorites() AddToFavorites() AddToFavorites()

Adds a shortcut to the workbook or hyperlink to the Favorites folder.

CreateNewDocument(String, Boolean, Boolean) CreateNewDocument(String, Boolean, Boolean) CreateNewDocument(String, Boolean, Boolean)

Creates a new document linked to the specified hyperlink.

Delete() Delete() Delete()

Deletes the object.

Follow(Object, Object, Object, Object, Object) Follow(Object, Object, Object, Object, Object) Follow(Object, Object, Object, Object, Object)

Displays a cached document if it’s already been downloaded. Otherwise, this method resolves the hyperlink, downloads the target document, and displays the document in the appropriate application.

Applies to