RE: Re: Link from PDF to bookmark in Word 7 document

Subject: RE: Re: Link from PDF to bookmark in Word 7 document
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com, techwr -at- genek -dot- com
Date: Tue, 9 Mar 2010 11:06:20 -0800

Tools > Advanced Editing > Link Tool

Double or right click the link to open its "Properties" dialog and select the "Actions" tab. For a hyperlink, there should be an "Open a web link" item in the Actions list. The Edit button should open an "Edit URL" dialog where you can edit the link.

This is in "Acrobat 9 Pro Extended," which is the only version I have access to at the moment. If it doesn't work in the flavor of Acrobat you have loaded, let me know. I have other flavors I can check when I get home tonight.

Gene KIm-Eng

------- Original Message -------
On 3/9/2010 6:44 PM John Posada wrote:
Thanks, Gene...the problem is, this is the instruction to link to a
Bookmark from a web page and I need to link to the bookmark from a
PDF. I cannot figure out how to add the #Bookmark_name into the PDF.

If anyone can tell me how tio bring up the PDF link in an edit mode,
the first round is on me.



On Tue, Mar 9, 2010 at 1:14 PM, Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> wrote:
> From http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310520
>
> create the hyperlink, and then type the following line at the end of the
> path and file name of the Word document to which your hyperlink points:
>
> #bookmark_name
>
> where bookmark_name is the name of the bookmark in the Word document to
> which you want to link.
>
> Make sure that there is no space between the end of the file name and the
> bookmark name.
>
> ------- Original Message -------
> On 3/9/2010 Â4:08 PM John Posada wrote:
> Hi, guys...
>
> I'm doing a proof of concept that will eventualy be deployed on our
> intranet.
>
> Rigfht now, I have a PDF that I want to create links that when
> clicked, will go to bookmarks in a Word 7 document (when deployed, the
> Word document will be a web page with bookmarks).
>
> The bookmarks are created and I have no problem with creating a
> hyperlink in the PDF that opens the Word document. What I need to know
> is what is the syntax that will open the Word document at the
> bookmarked section?
>



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