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Linking a hyperlink to a named Excel cell

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How do I create a hyperlink that links to a specific cell in an Excel spreadsheet? I am only able to do it if I use the cell number, not if I assign a specific name to a cell.

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Question by:patriciasrinath
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Like this:

<a href="myworkbook.xls#mylink">Sheet 3, Column A</a> ... where A1 has the name "mylink"
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I take it that worked for you - I wasn't sure how much information to provide ...

Thanks,
Sean
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by:patriciasrinath
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My method was right but I was linking it to the wrong document.

Your information was fine but I didn't have to add the sheet or column information to make it work.

Thanks,
Pattie
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Gotcha - thanks Pattie :-)
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