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How to change http:// to mailto: in hyperlink
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I did it! I cant believe it!
I was trying to fix the problem of the hyperlink issue, changing it from http:// to mailto: if you want to send email by outlook do the following:

1. Temporarily change the datatype of your field to TEXT
2. Run the following update statement (changing the table name and field
name appropriately):

UPDATE HyperLinks SET HyperLinks.EmailAddress = "#Mailto:" &
Mid([EmailAddress],9);

3. Change the datatype of y our field back to Hyperlink.

I did it and worked
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