Hyperlink dialog box

How to get there

  1. Choose the Text tool icon. The Text menu appears.
  2. Double-click the page to create a text block or double-click an existing text block and highlight the text.
  3. Choose Text > Hyperlink..

What it does

This dialog box allows you to define the display text and URL for a hyperlink in your document.

  • Display Text. Enter the text you want to display on the page. If you are adding a hyperlink to existing text, it appears here.
  • Link Address. Enter the URL for the hyperlink. Finale adds https:// if necessary when opening the link using the system's default Internet browser. To test the hyperlink, click outside the text block with the Text tool icon and OPTION-click the handle.

    Alternatively, hover over the link with the Selection tool icon and OPTION-click the link.

  • Cancel • OK. Click OK (or press RETURN) to confirm, or Cancel to discard, the changes you’ve made and return to the score.

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