How To Remove Hyperlink In Google Docs

In this tutorial, you will learn how to remove hyperlink in Google Docs.

How To Remove Hyperlink In Google DocsHyperlinks are a great way to add a bit of interactivity to your documents. However, there may be times when you want to remove a hyperlink. Google Docs makes it easy to remove hyperlinks from your documents.

In this guide, we will show you how to do that in just a few simple steps. We’ll also explain how to prevent Google Docs from automatically detecting URLs and converting it into hyperlinks.

How to Remove Links in Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to remove links in Google Docs.

Step 1

Open the document that contains the hyperlink you want to remove.

Step 2

Click on the hyperlink and select the Remove link option.

Step 3

The hyperlink should now be removed from the document. The original text will be converted into plain text with the underline and blue text color removed.

Step 4

We can also adjust the Google Docs preferences to prevent hyperlinks from automatically being created. To do this, click Tools > Preferences to access the Preferences menu.

Uncheck the “Automatically detect links” option and click on OK.

Step 5


This guide should be everything you need to learn how to remove hyperlink in Google Docs.

Click this link to make a copy of this sample document to try doing it yourself!