ODE Help Desk

Adding a Hyperlink to Text

To insert a link in the Content editor:

  1. Select text or an object, and click the link function to add a new hyperlink or edit an existing hyperlink.

    Note: Unless you select text or an object, the insert/edit link and remove link functions are grayed out and unavailable.
  2. In the displayed window, provide the Link Path by typing or pasting an address for the link. You can specify a link to a website, a file from your computer, Course Files, or the Content Collection.
  3. In the Target drop-down list choose where to open the link:
    • Open in This Window/Frame.
    • Open in New Window (recommended)
    • Open in Parent Window/Frame.
    • Open in Top Frame (Replaces All Frames)
  4. Type an optional title for the window or frame displayed when users click the link.
  5. Click Insert to close the Insert/Edit Link dialog window.
  6. Click Submit to complete the embed process. The link will appear within the content.