export hyperlink to MS Word as hyperlink?

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Would it be possible to add an option to MM2018 that would enable exporting topics with single hyperlinks pretty much directly, such as in:

<a href="hyperlink URL">topic text</a>

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The "See also:" or "See document:" variant is ... ok, but the more direct conversion would seem much more attractive, at least to me!
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Werner Beck

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You can remove these prefixes in the Advanced tab of the Microsoft Word Export Settings dialogue box.
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Werner Beck

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While I can remove that little bit of extra text, the ":" that MM adds after that text still remains.
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True, but there is a workaround involving both MindManager and Word.

First in MM select a little-used character such as "#" as the prefix text. When the hyperlink is exported the resulting combination prefix for the hyperlink is "#:" In Word you can use Replace to search for this combination in the Find what field but leave the Replace with field blank, effectively removing only the unwanted colons.

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3 years later and this bug still hasn't been fixed. This app needs so many workarounds, it must be possible to just show a hyperlink instead of "see also: [hyperlink]".  Come on devs, fix up! Also the hyperlinks have an additional problem now: on mac they show as "/Users/usename/Desktop/" is appended to the the beginning of every link. Where can I report this additional bug?
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