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Internal Hyperlink Fixer

PowerPoint 2003 used to handle pasted slides with hyperlinks properly and reset the links as required. Not anymore. PowerPoint 2007 and all subsequent versions no longer do that. This little add-in tries to address the problem to some extent. If you reuse slides with hyperlinks, this add-in can help detect potential misdirected links and address it if needed.


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Version Supported

PowerPoint 2007  or later.

Download

PowerPoint 2007/2010/2013 (32bit/64-bit) users : Click here  

Installation Instructions

1. Launch PowerPoint.
2. Click on Office button/File Options.
3. Click on Add-ins and on the Manage dropdown choose PowerPoint add-ins and click Go to bring up the 'Add New PowerPoint Add-in' dialog box.
4. Navigate to the folder where the contents of the zip file was extracted and select 'IHF.ppam' and click on OK.
5. You might be prompted with the macro virus warning. Enable the macros. When the Add-in is properly loaded, it will display a 'X' against the add-in name.
6. That's it. You have successfully loaded the add-in. Now put it to use.

Note: If you are unable to load the add-in check your macro security setting.

 

   

Usage

1. Open presentation with possible hyperlink issues

2. Choose Tools | Internal Hyperlink Fixer

3. Select each potential hyperlink misdirection and make the choice of the slide to link to.

4. Click Save button

5. Run the slide show, test the hyperlinks.

6. Save the presentation.

 

 

   

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