Astah User's Guide

Hyperlink



Add Hyperlink

You can add hyperlink to diagrams and model elements. There are three ways to do so.

  1. From Pop-up menu in the Structure Tree
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  2. From Pop-up menu of models on the diagram
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  3. From [Hyperlink] tab in the property view
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TIPS: Use Shortcut key!
You can open Hypelink window by hitting Ctrl(Cmd) + K.


Kinds of Hyperlinks you can add.

You can choose what to add as hyperlinks. There are three types of Hyperlinks you can add.
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  1. Files
    A file chooser opens. Choose relative path or absolute path and then select the file to add as hyperlink.
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  2. URL
    Enter URL directly.
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  3. Diagrams and Models in the project file
    You can select diagrams or models from the tree view.
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You can search for hyperlinks that no longer exist.
This works only for "file" hyperlinks and does not work for URL, Diagram/model hyperlinks.

  1. Go to [Tools] - [Search Invalid Hyperlinks].
  2. [Search] tab opens. Click [Search] button there to list up all the invalid hyperlinks.
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