Please note : This help page is not for the latest version of Enterprise Architect. The latest help can be found here.
Within a document, you can insert hyperlinks to display material held outside the document, such as external documents, Help topics or web pages.
Document-Edit > Edit > Insert > Hyperlink
To insert a hyperlink, right-click on the point in the text at which to create it and select the option 'Document-Edit > Edit > Insert > Hyperlink'; the 'Insert Hyperlink' dialog displays.
In the 'Link Text' field, type the text to be hyperlinked and, in the 'Link Code' field, type or paste the:
- Web page URL
- Help topic file name or
- External file path and name
To capture the Help topic file name and path, right-click on the displayed topic and copy the file name and path from the address field at the top of the screen.
Click on the ; the hyperlinked text displays in the document. Edit the sentence to accommodate the link text.
To display the web page, Help page or external document:
- Linked in a document, double-click on the link
- Linked in a report template, compile the report and click on the hyperlink in the report
In a Team Review document, you can also insert hyperlinks to related objects in the model.