Link Checker for Word: Known issues

Below you will find a list of issues that you may encounter when working with Link Checker for Word.
If the problem you are having is not described here, please use the contact form at the bottom of the page to report it to us or email straight to

ID Issue
19213 There is a Word bug because of which Sync Selection may work incorrectly in some cases.
19220 During the link search, the Word window may not refresh for a few moments.
19395 The add-in does not work in Read Mode.
19486 The add-in does not support searching in non-contiguous areas of a document.
19502 When a link leading to a bookmark in another document is followed, the bookmark is not selected in the open file.
19532 When the add-in checks links leading to bookmarks in another Word document that also contains links to other files, Microsoft Word shows the message: "This document contains links that may refer to other files. Do you want to update this document with the data from the linked files?" You need to click 'Yes' or 'No' to proceed.
19583 Comments, endnotes, footnotes, and text frames are not processed in the current build of the add-in.
19782 A shape with a link on it located in a header or footer may appear unselected when you go to it from the add-in pane.
19798 When navigating through links in the add-in pane with the Sync option turned on, the Word window and the add-in pane may flicker, and the target link may not be selected in the document.