HELP!! How do I create hyperlink in a text field?

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Maribethlm

17-05-2013

Hi!

I've been going through the message boards and I am not finding my answer.  I have created a form utilizing LiveCycle.  I have made the form so that it can be fillable via Reader Extended PDF.  I need to be able to put a link in a text field that the next user can just click on it, and it will take them to a document in SharePoint for review.  I've tried changing the text field to rich text in LiveCycle, but the steps to add the link in the PDF is too lengthly and not friendly.  Once I finally get it to put the link in, the end user cannot just click on it.  They have to take additional steps.  Someone on the boards mentioned something about putting a button next to the field that will convert the text of the link in the previous text field to a link, but I cannot find those instructions or understandable instructions.  The management wants it to be where you just click on the link.  How do I do this?  I am not a techie, so I need instructions in layman's terms.

PLEASE HELP!

Thank you!

Maribeth

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17-05-2013

Justin Klei, You are right on what I want to do. 

Now for what is probably a stupid question... where is the click event on the button? I don't see anything that says that.  I see "control type" with radio buttons or: regular, execute, and submit.  When I click to change the control type, I don't know where to enter the information you provided.

I'm sorry if it is something really easy, but I'm not catching it.  Thank you for your patience!!