Assigning a Uniform Resource Locator

You can create a hyperlink from any text or graphic object in your drawing to another document published on the World Wide Web by assigning that document's Uniform Resource Locator (URL) to the selected object. You can assign a URL to the selected object using the Internet Objects toolbar or the Object Properties Docker.

To assign a URL using the Internet Objects toolbar

1 Select an object with the Pick tool.

You can select a text object or a graphical object.

2 In the Internet Address list box, do one of the following:

• Type the URL to which you want to create a link.

3 Press ENTER.

To assign a URL using Object Properties

1 Using the Pick tool, right-click an object, and click Properties.

2 In the Object Properties Docker window, click the Internet tab.

3 In the Location (URL) list box, do one of the following:

• Type the URL to which you want to create a link.

• You can edit a URL by typing in the appropriate box in the Internet Objects toolbar or the Internet page in the Object Properties Docker window.

• You can also assign a URL by right-clicking an object and choosing the Internet Links option.

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