Format a hyperlink

You can format text or a graphic that's displayed for a single hyperlink (hyperlink: Colored and underlined text or a graphic that you click to go to a file, a location in a file, a Web page on the World Wide Web, or a Web page on an intranet. Hyperlinks can also go to newsgroups and to Gopher, Telnet, and FTP sites.) by selecting the text or graphic and applying new formatting.

If you want to change the appearance of all text hyperlinks in a document, do the following:

  1. Open the document that contains the hyperlinks you want to change.
  2. On the Formatting toolbar (toolbar: A bar with buttons and options that you use to carry out commands. To display a toolbar, press ALT and then SHIFT+F10.), click Styles and Formatting Button image.
  3. Do one of the following:

 Note   If the Hyperlink or FollowedHyperlink styles do not appear in the Pick formatting to apply box, in the Show box, click All Styles.

  1. Select the formatting options that you want, or click Format, and then click Font to see more options.


Applies to:
Word 2003