In this article, we will learn how to find the orphan links and then how to delete it from the Excel workbook.
What is Orphan links?
In Excel, when we create reports, templates, dashboard then we have to create many Named ranges. After some time, we do some changes in the report and at that time, we just want to keep only the used ranges in ‘Named Manager’.
What are the reasons to create the orphan links?
How to find unwanted links by range names?
Let’s take an example to understand:-
We have data in which we have created range names.
To delete unwanted or orphan links:
Conclusion: - You can easily find out and extract the links and define name in the Excel worksheet, and if you want to delete the external link you can use break link option in Microsoft Excel.
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