How to remove hyperlinks of Outlook 2007

By ving ·
When I type an email address in outlook 2007 it understandably come up as a hyperlink. I've searched the entire menu and can't find how to remove it. Is it even possible to remove, and if so, how can I do it?


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Plain text format.

by seanferd In reply to How to remove hyperlinks ...

Rich text / HTML will always render such strings as links.

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I thought as much

by santeewelding In reply to Plain text format.

But held my tongue in deference to a doyen.

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Two methods

by Michael Kassner Contributor In reply to Plain text format.

Sorry, Sean, but I think there are two methods.

First method:
From time-to-time you may wish to remove the hyperlinks from your Word
documents. Those blue underlines are helpful on your computer, but you may
not want them showing up on your printouts. Here is a method for removing all
hyperlinks from a Word document in no time flat:

Select the entire document by holding CTRL and pressing A.
While holding down CTRL and Shift, press F9.

Second method removes all hyperlinks (article is by TR's Susan Harkins):

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by seanferd In reply to Two methods

I see that the ssharkins method will kill hyperlinks in Outlook.

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by PurpleSkys In reply to How to remove hyperlinks ...

i place my cursor right after the email address or web address and hit backspace, it removes the hyperlink or right click on it and choose "remove hyperlink" ....done deal.

edit: for addition

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Thanks PS. It works just as you said.

by ving In reply to simplicity

Ironically, right clicking on the link was the one thing I didn't try, and I feel so foolish for not thinking of it myself. But that is exactly what I wanted to do.

Thanks again.


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