Function to replace FollowHyperlink() in VBA. Handles security warnings, special characters in file name, return value. Did you try opening the page using Shell Function? en-us/vba/language-reference-vba/articles/shell-function. Hyperlink Method (Access). The FollowHyperlink method opens the document or Web page specified by a hyperlink address.

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Application.FollowHyperlink method (Access)

Our new feedback system is built on GitHub Issues. The location within the target document. Currently you have JavaScript disabled. Sign up using Email and Password. The defaut value is an empty string. The FollowHyperlink method opens the document or Web page specified by followuyperlink hyperlink address. Cookies are why it works in the browser and not in Access. The default is False.

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Login Login with facebook. Remarks By using the FollowHyperlink method, you can follow a hyperlink that doesn’t exist in a control. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I’m fairly certain login credentials are the issue but I’ve no idea how to go about making this work. Which folloshyperlink why I love this site!

Excel VBA FollowHyperlink Method –

Works like a charm. True to display the target application in a new window. FollowHyperlink in Access issue Ask Question.


Post as a guest Name. HeaderInfo Optional String A string that specifies header information. My database is used for ecommerce holding data for Creating and updating products online to the likes of Wal Mart and Amazon etc. A string expression that evaluates to a named location in the document specified by the address argument.

I was so narrowly focused on hyperlinks, and solving why one worked and the other didn’t, a shell wasn’t even on my radar.

Hyperlinks: warnings, special characters, errors

In your Web browser, the extrainfo argument may appear after the hyperlink address, separated from the address by a question mark? A Boolean value where True adds the hyperlink to the History folder and False doesn’t add the hyperlink to the History folder.

A string that specifies header information. Recently I created links to go directly to the edit pages for our products, making changes quicker for the staff. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

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Thank you, that’s totally understandable. I realize you fine accese can’t test the link as it requires login info I can’t give out. The code is simple: For example, this argument may be used to specify a search parameter for an. I did have to change the path as this is running on I know ExtraInfo Optional Variant A string or an array of Byte data that specifies additional information for navigating to a hyperlink.


A String followgyperlink byte array that specifies additional information for HTTP to use to resolve the hyperlink. As the Sub procedure runs, browser will open.

It works perfectly when copied and pasted into Chrome. FTR I’m already logged into both sites prior to executing the command.

Flllowhyperlink default value is the empty string. Example The following function prompts a user for a hyperlink address and then follows the hyperlink: By default the headerinfo argument is a zero-length string.

If you encounter web addresses that are opened in Excel browser instead of IE, you can explicitly tell Excel to open in specific browser such as open in Firefox, just find the path of the exe of the browser.