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Linking to target $Text

Basic and text links may be made to terminate a specific place in a note ( a target $Text 'anchor'), including the note from which the link originates, i.e. self-link. This can done only via the drag-drop method of link creation, done thus:

NOTE: for both the link well and link park, if you click-hold on the control you will see the destination link pop-up. The latter cannot be used to this type. If it appears, restart the process by clicking outside the pop-up and click-dragging without a delay to invoke the linking process rather than the pop-up.

To indicate a specific destination of the link, select the source and drag the text link to the link parking space. Then, select the destination and scroll so the destination text is visible. Finally, drag the link out of the parking space and click at the destination location. When the link is followed, Tinderbox will scroll the text view so the destination text is visible and highlights the word at the destination. The highlights are automatically removed after 3 seconds, or when the note's $Text is edited, whichever happens first.

Note these additional behaviours: