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Validating External URLs

This dialog displays when you select this option in the Submit Entire Element for Publication dialog and click Submit.  If all links resolve, this window closes after the following message displays.

If CommonSpot finds unresolved links the following displays.

See Referring Pages and Report of Pages with Broken, Deleted or Unverified Links for more information. CommonSpot differentiates between link types, validates http, verifies syntax for https and mailto, but does not verify protocols like ftp, mms, rtsp etc. You can mark all  Unverified, Syntax Validated, and Invalid links as valid by using the page-level Validate Links option.


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