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 How to open hyperlinks without a mouse in Excel?

Author: Xiaoyang Last Modified: 2020-12-25

In Excel, we can open a hyperlink by clicking it with a mouse, have you ever tried to open it just with shortcut keys on the keyboard? This article, I will introduce an easy trick to open hyperlink without a mouse in Excel.

Open hyperlink without mouse by using VBA code

Open hyperlink without mouse by using VBA code

Here, you can insert a simple code, and then create a shortcut based on this code, please do as this:

1. Hold down the ALT + F11 keys to open the Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications window.

2. Click Insert > Module, and paste the following code in the Module Window.

VBA code: Open hyperlink with shortcut keys:

Sub SimulateMouseClickonHyperlink()
End Sub 

3. Then save and close the code window, and press Alt + F8 to open the Macro dialog box, in the dialog, select the code name you have inserted just now, and then click Options button, in the Macro Options dialog box, enter a shortcut key as you need, see screenshot:

4. And then click OK and close the dialog boxes, from now on, when you select the hyperlink cell, and press Ctrl + t keys, the hyperlink will be open at once.

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me funcionó, que bkn, muchisimas gracias
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great and super helpful
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Hat bestens geklappt und erleichtert mir die Arbeit sehr.
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Its working! Thank you! :-D
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