hyperlink to open pdf files in excel

sharathnarayanan

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Hello everyone,

Need help with a formula to open pdf files for the list in excel. A sample sheet is attached for your reference.

Thanks in advance!
 

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Radoslaw Poprawski

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Hi,
Try This:
Book1
J
14file location:
15C:\Users\rjpop\Documents
16Open My file Please
Sheet1
Cell Formulas
RangeFormula
J16J16=HYPERLINK(J15&"\446-02-476-00452-21 SD for Structure 01 - Guard House Tanker Discharge.pdf","Open My file Please")
 

Radoslaw Poprawski

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Cant find a way to update my Post.
Here is more dynamic solution:

Book1
JK
14file location:C:\Users\rjpop\Documents
15File Name:446-02-476-00452-21 SD for Structure 01 - Guard House Tanker Discharge
16Extension.PDF
17Open My file Please
Sheet1
Cell Formulas
RangeFormula
J17J17=HYPERLINK(K14&"\"&K15&K16,"Open My file Please")
 

arthurbr

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Cross posted on at least three other forums. Thread reported
 

Fluff

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Welcome to the MrExcel Message Board!

Cross-posting (posting the same question in more than one forum) is not against our rules, but the method of doing so is covered by #13 of the Forum Rules.

Be sure to follow & read the link at the end of the rule too!

Cross posted at: hyperlink to open pdf files in excel
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