I created a table and added a hyperlink record. With the table opened I can click the record and the hyperlink opens a PDF document. I then created a form and added a List Box to the form using the wizard. I used the List Box Wizard to get the values from the table. The record shows when I run the form but when I click on the hyperlink record it doesn't open the PDF or respond to the click. Any ideas what I could be doing wrong?
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This is why unless it is absolutely necessary, you may not want to use a "Hyperlink" datatype. (emails are most problematic, because the hyperlink datatype adds specific formatting...)
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