How do I embed a hyperlink in the RichText control?

Posted by: jmcgrath-dd on 4 August 2017, 2:42 pm EST

  • Posted 4 August 2017, 2:42 pm EST

    I am trying to programatically embed an email hyperlink in the text of the RichText control in the report_detail section of a report.  Here is what the code looks like:

    RichTextNotice.Text = "e-mail us at " & CompanyEmail & "." & " Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions."

    The report is being run as a PDF.  When the report displays, the email link does not appear as
    Company@xyz.com .  Instead it displays as
    Company@xyz.com Company@xyz.com > (without the underline).

    Is there anyway to accomplish this?

    Thanks!

  • Replied 4 August 2017, 2:42 pm EST

    According to the Help system you can use the hyperlink property of a control to do a mailto. So I would personally use a label or textbox control, set the font (blue underlined), the text (email addy), and the hyperlink property, ( mailto://company@xyz.com).

    http://www.datadynamics.com/Help/AR2/AR2Std/HX_Using_Hyperlinks.html
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