Hyperlinks

Hyperlinks can refer to any page or symbol. Clicking on the link will bring you to the target page or symbol.

To create a hyperlink:

  1. Enter text in the drawing and select it.
  2. In the Properties panel, in the Other group, enter the Link in the following format:
type of link format example
to a page /short page name /AUX
to a symbol symbol/short page name W5/AUX
to a file *) file:/// + path to the file file:///D:/contracts/contract.pdf
to a web page http:// or https:// + rest of the URL https://www.proficad.com/

*) The hyperlink to a file can be created easily by clicking the Link Target link in the bottom part of the Properties panel.

To prevent unwanted moves when clicking a link, to move a link it is necessary to keep the F6 key pressed.

It is advisable to set the appearance of the text to make it clear that it represents a link – i.e., in blue and underlined.