[texhax] problem with bookmarks

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Sat Aug 1 16:22:44 CEST 2009

Am Thu, 30 Jul 2009 22:10:42 -0600 schrieb Mancilla-David, Fernando:

> Hello
> I am a new user of Latex and I have a simple question.
> When I write an email in WinEdit, say "email at domain.com," and then
> I convert the file into a .dvi and subsequently into a .pdf file
> the email address in the .pdf file shows up with a bookmark i.e.,
> when I put the mouse over it shows a yellow box saying mailto:
> email at domain.com and if I click on it, it opens my email program.
> Do you know how I can get rid of this? That is, I want the email
> email at domain.com to appear just a plain text, without any
> bookmark.

The Adobe reader is doing it, it makes links from text that looks
like an URL. You can disable it in somewhere in the options (tab
general, "make links from url" or something like that).

Ulrike Fischer 

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