Hyperlinks Collection Object

Multiple objects
Multiple objects

Represents the collection of Hyperlink objects in a document, range, or selection.

Use the Hyperlinks property to return the Hyperlinks collection. The following example checks all the hyperlinks in document one for a link that contains the word "Microsoft" in the address. If a hyperlink is found, it's activated with the Follow method.

For Each hLink In Documents(1).Hyperlinks
    If InStr(hLink.Address, "Microsoft") <> 0 Then
        Exit For
    End If
Next hLink

Use the Add method to create a hyperlink and add it to the Hyperlinks collection. The following example creates a new hyperlink to the MSN Web site.

ActiveDocument.Hyperlinks.Add Address:="http://www.msn.com/", _

Use Hyperlinks(index), where index is the index number, to return a single Hyperlink object in a document, range, or selection. The following example activates the first hyperlink in the selection.

If Selection.HyperLinks.Count >= 1 Then
End If


The Count property for this collection in a document returns the number of items in the main story only. To count items in other stories use the collection with the Range object.

Properties | Application Property | Count Property | Creator Property | Parent Property

Methods | Add Method | Item Method

Parent Objects | Document | Range | Selection

Child Objects | Range | Shape