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HYPERLINK: Google Sheets Formulae Explained

How do you use HYPERLINK in Google Sheets?

In Google Sheets, you can use HYPERLINK to create links to other sheets within the same document, to other documents, or to websites. To create a link, select the text that you want to be the link, and then click on the HYPERLINK icon in the toolbar. In the "Link to" field, enter the web address or the name of the sheet that you want to link to. Then, click on the "Create" button. The text that you selected will now be a hyperlink.

What is the syntax of HYPERLINK in Google Sheets?

HYPERLINK can be used to create a link that opens in a new window. The syntax is as follows:

=HYPERLINK("url","text")

url is the web address you want to link to, and text is the text you want to display on your spreadsheet.

What is an example of how to use HYPERLINK in Google Sheets?

To create a hyperlink in Google Sheets, start by highlighting the text you want to turn into a link. Then, click on the "HYPERLINK" button in the toolbar and enter the web address you want to link to. When you're done, click "OK" and the text will turn into a link.

When should you not use HYPERLINK in Google Sheets?

There are many instances when you should not use HYPERLINK in Google Sheets. One example is when you are trying to create a link to a file that is not on the internet. In this case, you would need to use the FILE:// protocol instead of the http:// protocol. Another time you should not use HYPERLINK is when you are trying to create a link to a sheet that is not in the same spreadsheet. In this case, you would need to use the sheet's name and the file's path. For example, if the sheet you want to link to is in the "My Documents" folder on your computer, the link would look like this: FILE://C:/Users/YourName/Documents/MySheet.xlsx

What are some similar formulae to HYPERLINK in Google Sheets?

HYPERLINK is a formula in Google Sheets that creates a hyperlink to another sheet or to a specific cell on another sheet. Some similar formulae to HYPERLINK in Google Sheets include:

=HYPERLINK("https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TGiNPDp_SmE0KmwzkF6sxNOMcj2l2NOMcj2l2NOMcj2/edit?usp=sharing","Sheet 1!A1")

=HYPERLINK("https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TGiNPDp_SmE0KmwzkF6sxNOMcj2l2NOMcj2l2NOMcj2/edit?usp=sharing","Sheet 1!A2")

=HYPERLINK("https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1TGiNPDp_SmE0KmwzkF6sxNOMcj2l2NOMcj2l2NOMcj2/edit?usp=sharing","Sheet 1!A3")

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