Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Insert a Hyperlink to
an E-Mail Address
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
In Normal view, go to the slide that contains the element
you want to use as your source link in the hyperlink.
Choose the element (we chose a small circular
AutoShape) and then in the Ribbon, click the
Figure 13-7: Create a hyperlink to an e-mail address
In the Links group, click Hyperlink.
In the Insert Hyperlink dialog box, select E-Mail Address
under Link To, as shown in Figure 13-7.
Type your desired e-mail address. (You can also select
an e-mail address from the Recently Used E-Mail
Type the subject you want to appear in the e-mail
When the hyperlink is clicked in the slide show, the
default e-mail client launches, and a new message
window opens, as shown in Figure 13-8.
Note that a hyperlink is automatically created when you type an
e-mail address on a slide in your presentation outline. Note that the
link is active in Slide Show view only.
Figure 13-8: The default e-mail client is launched when you click the hyperlink