Add a hyperlink to a text box in a report

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You can add text boxes to reports, pin them to dashboards from reports, and add them directly to dashboards. Wherever the text box is, you can always add a hyperlink to it.

NOTE: For information on hyperlinks in Power BI tables and matrixes, see Hyperlinks in tables. For information on adding text boxes to your dashboard, see Add a tile directly from the dashboard .

  1. Create a text box and add some text.

  2. Select existing text, or add new text to use as a hyperlink.

    Select text in the text box

  3. Select the hyperlink icon Hyperlink icon.

  4. Type or paste the URL in the hyperlink field, and select Done.

    Type or paste the URL in the hyperlink field

  5. Test the link.

    Test the link

    • Place your cursor anywhere in the highlighted text to display the URL.

      Place your cursor anywhere in the highlighted text

    • Select the URL to open the page in a new browser window.

  1. In the text box, select the hyperlink to highlight it,

    Remove the hyperlink

  2. Choose Remove.

Next steps

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