How to Add or Remove Links from Text in CorelDRAW

Adding links to text in CorelDRAW is not as simple as other programs. Here is a guide on adding and removing links from your text in CorelDRAW 2022.

  1. In CorelDRAW, go to Window > Toolbars > Internet.

    Open Internet Window CorelDRAW
    Go to Windows > Toolbars > Internet.
  2. The Internet toolbar should pop up.

    Internet Toolbar
    The internet toolbar should appear.
  3. Select the text you want to add a link to.

    Select the text
    Select the text you want to link.
  4. In the Internet toolbar, make sure Link is selected, and besides that, type your link.

    Linking your text
    Choose Link, and type your link.
  5. If your text has been linked, it should be underlined and blue.
    Link color change
    The linked text should automatically be blue and underlined.

    Tip: You can change the color of the text freely. Your text will still be linked.

  6. To remove the link from the text, you must delete the linked text and rewrite it.

CorelDRAW should automatically hyperlink any web address you add via Creative text. However, if this feature is not turned on, follow these steps.

  1. Go to Tools > Options > CorelDRAW.

    Adjust options
    Go to Tools > Options > CorelDRAW.
  2. In the “Options window”, click on Text then QuickCorrect.

    Text and quick correct
    Click on Text > QuickCorrect.
  3. Make sure to have the Automatically create hyperlinks when typing web addresses checked.

    QuickCorrect
    Click on Automatically create hyperlinks when typing web addresses.

If you want to add a link to text that does not resemble a web address, here is how you can do it.

  1. Go to Window > Dockers > Sources.

    Sources
    Go to Window > Dockers > Sources.
  2. With the text selected, click on the New Link icon.

    New Link icon
    Select the text, and click on the New Link icon.
  3. Type in the web address you want to link to.

    Type address
    Type in the address you want to link to.
  4. Select the type of your web address from the drop menu, and the link will automatically be added.

    Address type
    Choose the address type.
  5. To delete the link from the Creative text, first select the text. In the same “Sources” window, click on the link and press Delete on your keyboard.

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