Word links breaking
Hello. I have a document in a SP library. One section of this documents has about 10 links to other Word documents in the same library and folder. Every time someone opens this document, the links break, because instead of pointing to the correct link on SharePoint, they revert to pointing to the individual's C drive. Why is this happening and how can I stop it? Thanks
March 26th, 2008 11:00pm
Has anybody else seen this behavior?
March 27th, 2008 4:15pm
One update:If you check the document out and open it, the links are fine.If you just open the document to use it, without checking it out of SP, the links break as they change to your C drive.
March 28th, 2008 4:36pm
Here is a partical solution, it works by changing a setting in Word: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/903163 Method 2: Word 2007 Click the Microsoft Office Button, and then click Word Options. Click the Advanced. Under General, click Web Options. Click the Files tab. Click to clear the Update links on save check box. Click OK two times.
June 6th, 2011 9:21am