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This document describes how to create basic and more complicated HTML links to PDF documents.

Problem

You need to create a link to a specific location or view within a PDF document.

Resolution

This document assumes a basic understanding of creating hyperlinks in HTML.

  1. Create a basic link to a PDF file like this: <a href="document.pdf">Document</a>
  2. Create a link to a specific page like this: <a href="document.pdf#page=1">Page One of Document</a>
  3. Create a link to a specific named destination like this: <a href="document.pdf#FancyContentName">Document at FancyContentName section</a>

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