Open Link (from local menu)
Conditions for use:
- Item Class: All item classes
- Number selected: 1
- Minimum item status: Hittable
Open Link opens the object identified by the URI (Hyperlink) property.
This command allows you to automatically open a file associated with a spatial feature in an overlay.
To open the URI hyperlink simply right-click on the selected item and select Open Link from the local menu.
The hyperlink could be to
a web address - this will be opened in the default browser.
a folder - the target folder will be opened.
a file - the file will open in the associated application.
an image - the image will open in the associated image viewer.
To set a link see the sections Properties and Hyperlinks to external objects.