Link (open in new window)

This element is used to create hyperlinks that open a new window, navigating to websites and locations outside of the course.

Link (open in new window)

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Highlight the text you want to become a link and then select the element from the right-hand list. The following popup will appear.

Link URL popup

Copy the URL of the web page and paste it into the text field, then click OK. The code will be placed in the content field.

Link (open in new window) code appears like this:

{external website URL|text for the hyperlink}

First segment of code refers to web address, second segment refers to the text used for the hyperlink.