+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Text Overflow Over Hyperlinks - Is This A Feature?

  1. #1
    Registered User
    Join Date
    02-18-2020
    Location
    London
    MS-Off Ver
    2010
    Posts
    57

    Text Overflow Over Hyperlinks - Is This A Feature?

    Hello

    I have Excel 2010 on a PC and create spreadsheets for use on an Android Phone. The version of Excel on the phone I presume is based on Excel 365 and so we would expect some differences in behaviour.

    I have some hidden Hyperlinks that display no text, for example: =HYPERLINK("#A1","")

    On the Android Phone text from the adjacent cell will overflow the hyperlink and beyond. The hyperlink still works if you know where it's located even though there is text overflowing it.

    On the PC running 2010 the text does not overflow, since as you would expect the cell contains a hyperlink which is a formula.

    Is this a feature of 365 please and intended behaviour?

    I'd like to develop a spreadsheet that takes advantage of this 'feature', but if it's a bug and MS decide to fix it one day, then my XLS will stop working as intended, so that's why I'm curious.

    Thanks
    Robin

  2. #2
    Forum Moderator AliGW's Avatar
    Join Date
    08-10-2013
    Location
    Ipswich, England
    MS-Off Ver
    MS 365 Subscription Insider Beta Channel (Windows 11 64-bit)
    Posts
    60,497

    Re: Text Overflow Over Hyperlinks - Is This A Feature?

    You might want to add "... of MS365" to your thread title.

    I've moved this to the Office 365 section.
    Ali


    Enthusiastic self-taught user of MS Excel who's always learning!
    Don't forget to say "thank you" to anyone who has offered you help in your thread. You can reward them by clicking on * Add Reputation below theur user name on the left, if you wish.


    Forum Rules (updated September 2018): please read them here.
    How to use the Power Query code you've been given: help here. More about the Power suite here.

+ Reply to Thread

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-09-2020, 04:07 AM
  2. Text overflow
    By alex.harrison in forum Excel General
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-02-2015, 12:52 PM
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-19-2013, 11:23 AM
  4. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-29-2011, 08:07 AM
  5. text overflow in a shape
    By mwc48910 in forum Excel Programming / VBA / Macros
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-23-2011, 08:56 AM
  6. Text Cell Overflow
    By tonymaguire in forum Excel General
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-06-2005, 03:32 AM
  7. Cell Overflow and Hyperlinks
    By Rich9016 in forum Excel General
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-19-2005, 11:13 AM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 1