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A Cool GoogleMail way of Edit/Remove Hyperlink ...

A Cool GoogleMail way of Edit/Remove Hyperlink ...

I just came across GoogleMail's cool way of editing or delinking the automatically hyperlinked text because of rich text editor in Compose Box. The following are some of the cool features of this applet which popsup when you mouseover near the hyperlink in your Google Mail compose dialog:

  1. Option to change the hyperlink or remove it.
  2. Ability to quickly edit the text and link target
  3. An ability to test the hyperlink to see what has been typed is without any errors.
  4. A link to a search engine to get the URL

Though it looks a very simple feature, it is very helpful in that it is able to comfortably edit the hyperlink instead of going deeper manually editing the HTML source and hyperlinks.

Check out a presentation on the various screenshots of this feature here.

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