Embedded links (hyperlinks) in Microsoft Office documents


If you have embedded hyperlinks in MS Office documents to anything in NetDocuments, when you click them you will be redirected to IE compatibility mode which will direct your browser to our ND2 (mobile) interface. This is a MS Office functionality that NetDocuments does not control. Remember that you can always copy and paste any links from MS Office documents into the browser and that will bypass this Microsoft issue.

See the solution below if you'd like to apply a workaround to this Microsoft Office issue. 

Here is the workaround from Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/218153 

Here is the Microsoft knowledgebase article http://support.microsoft.com/kb/899927 that discusses the issue.

We have seen no major issues with using it; however, we recommend you check with your administrator prior to attempting this.