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Add an external link to your assets

You can add a link to an external website to the asset. If you click the link, the page opens in a new window.

In this way, you can add more information about your assets to the asset detail page.

Note

Make sure you have this feature enabled for your account. Contact your Bynder Customer Success Manager for information and help with the setup.

Try it

  1. Go to settings-icon.pngSettings > Taxonomy > Metaproperties management and create a new metaproperty of the type Text or Longtext.

  2. Select Display field, Editable, Main filter and Drilldown results for the metaproperty.

  3. (Optional) If you want the link to display in the list and/or grid view, select Show in list view and/or Show in grid view.

    Note

    The link in the overview is not clickable.

  4. Save the metaproperty.

  5. Go to the asset detail view.

    Note

    You can also add the link to several assets at once in the multi-edit screen.

  6. Expand the metaproperty tab and enter the link.

    Note

    You need to enter the full URL, for example: https://www.google.com.

  7. Save your changes.

Results

You can now click the link in the Asset detail page to be directed to the external site.

Note

If the link does not display in the overview, clear the browser's cache.

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