Hyperlinks are used in MS Office Programs, other e-mail messages, documents, web pages, etc. There are several ways to open a hyperlink.
1. Double click on the hyperlink
If you are still having problem:
Make sure the hyperlink is activated; it should be underlined and highlighted with a colored font. Sample http://www.rivier.edu
Internet Explorer is not set as the default web browser. You might have a different browser.
Change your default settings:
If Internet Explorer is not your default browser, when you open the Internet Explorer a pop-up box will display the following
Your links should now open.
Updated: July 05, 2012