External Link in CB view

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marszh created the topic: External Link in CB view

Hi

I tried to generate an external link from a CB input field in a CB view. In the article template I used the code:
{hide-if-empty myfield}For more Info visit: <a href="{myfield:value}">Link</a>{/hide}
However, the outcome is not what I was looking for. When the input url in the textfield is something like www.google.com , in CB view this generates a link, but only with the address
https://mywebsite/{myfield:value}
instead of something like www.google.com

I can display the url as normal text in the CB view if there is no <a...></a> wrapping it, but of course there is no link then. When using the wrapping, the value from the input field is ignored and the code {myfield:value} is displayed instead. Is there a plugin I might need or what can I do?

Thanks a lot in advance!
btw I have seen a similar topic in this forum, but with no solution working for me and some problems posting a reply there, so I started this new topic.
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