Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with hyperlinks, part of InDesign: 2013 Creative Cloud Updates.
…One of the most fundamental things that you can do inside of…an interactive document inside of InDesign CC is to add hyperlinks to things.…This allows you to launch websites, other pages inside…your document, even videos and sounds, and things like that.…And in this latest update to Adobe InDesign CC, they've added a little bit…of an easier way to allow you to put hyperlinks on objects inside of InDesign.…It used to be you'd have to select an object and then go up to the Window…menu, you'd have to bring up the Interactive panel, and…find Hyperlinks and then go in here and set your hyperlinks.…
You no longer have to all of that stuff.…All you have to now is have an object on screen selected,…right-click on it and then go down to Hyperlinks and choose New Hyperlink.…Here you can set the URL, so in this case I could set it up to just be…lynda.com I could set it to go to a…URL, a file, email, page, text anchor or shared destination.…I can also select…a character style for this.…In this case, it goes to a default hyperlink style, which…
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Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/16/2014. What changed?
A: When Creative Cloud applications are updated, we refresh our training to make sure it covers the latest features and interface changes from Adobe. This update includes a review of important EPUB changes and changes to hyperlink behaviors.