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Using the Bookmark Feature when Creating a Hyperlink

I am trying to reference a bookmark within a Word document when creating a hyperlink to a task. When I click the Bookmark button and enter the name of the bookmark, I receive the message "Microsoft Project could not open this file or could not parse a file of this type." What am I doing wrong?

In Project 2000, you can only use the Bookmark button to create a bookmark reference to a Microsoft Project file. For example, you can create a hyperlink that references a particular task or resource within another project file. If you want to reference a bookmark within a Word document or a named range within an Excel spreadsheet, you need to append the name of the file with a pound sign (#) followed by the name of the bookmark or named range. For example, if you were referencing a Word document in your documents folder named Status Report.doc with a bookmark named CurrentAccomplishments, you would enter the following text in the Type the File or Web Page Name field:


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