Hyperlinks to local file system are handled incorrectly when opening a MS Word document
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This broke the hyperlink itself and cause the browser to start instead of the original pointed file to open.
This issue affects both OpenOffice.org for Linux and for Windows.
- Create a document using MS Word (Tested with MS Word 2002(10.5815.4219) SP-2;
- In the Word Document insert an Hyperlink pointing to another MS Word document located in the same folder on the local file system;
- Save and close the document;
- Open the same MS Word document using Open Office 188.8.131.52.5;
- Move the mouse on the hyperlink;
- You'll notice that "HTTP://" has been added before the file name;
- The hyperlink is being considered as an internet link instead of a local file system link;
- Use CTRL + Left Click on the Hyperlink and the local browser will start instead of the originally pointed document to open up.
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- Document ID:3056579
- Creation Date: 03-Apr-2008
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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