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Is it possible to make an hyperlink like this on a comment?

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This should halp –  jadarnel27 Feb 6 '12 at 15:06
@jadarnel27 - hilarious :P –  Lix Feb 6 '12 at 15:09
Thanks :) Now I know how to do it! This is me! –  aF. Feb 6 '12 at 15:20
Didn't it cross your mind to click the "help" link to the right, below the "Add Comment" button? The answer is the very first sentence in this help: Comments use mini-Markdown formatting: [link](http://example.com) _italic_ bold code. The post author will always be notified of your comment. To also notify a previous commenter, mention their user name: @peter or @PeterSmith will both work (no offence, but clicking help links should be common knowledge :)) –  Shadow Wizard Feb 6 '12 at 15:22
I think THIS QUESTION is the ANSWER to your question :) –  aF. Feb 6 '12 at 15:23
Trying –  Kevin Dec 24 '13 at 9:53

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Yes. Simply put the text of the link between [ ] and follow it immediately with the URL between ( ), and it will be a link.

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Unless it's a Java documentation link, of course. –  Grant Thomas Feb 6 '12 at 15:20
just tried –  Grijesh Chauhan Nov 27 '12 at 16:22
just [tried] (stackoverflow.com/questions/13518890/…) –  Grijesh Chauhan Nov 27 '12 at 16:23
spaces are not allowed –  Grijesh Chauhan Nov 27 '12 at 16:23
Checking Google –  pudaykiran Jan 11 '14 at 7:36

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