[OS X TeX] hyperref package in thesis

Nestor E. Aguilera nestoreaguilera at gmail.com
Fri May 24 08:32:41 EDT 2013

On 23 May 2013, at 22:02, Ross Moore wrote:

> Hello Bridget,
> On 24/05/2013, at 10:51 AM, Bridget Kane wrote:
>> Hi
>> I've been having problems with the hyperref package in a thesis template. 
>> I label words and use \href to link back to them (internal in the document).  
>  \href  is for *external* URLs, not internal links.
> With \href you need to give the full URL, including the  http://  prefix,
> unless you have also given a location with \hyperbaseurl .
> For internal links, use  \hypertarget  and  \hyperlink .
> Read  hyperref  package documentation for details of the syntax;
> e.g. in  The LaTeX Web Companion, Addison Wesley, 1999.

Try \ref (to link to a \label). You may add text to the reference by using \hyperref. \hyperlink and \hypertarget work when you cannot o don't want to use a \label.

Hope it helps.


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