Make hyperlinks from URL
Script for InDesign (written and tested in CS6, Windows). Version 1.0
Select some text or select nothing to process the whole document.
Before (without angle brackets)
After (without angle brackets)
Before (with angle brackets)
After (with angle brackets)
Temporary colors — green and red — visually indicate successfully created and failed hyperlinks. After running the script, they can be deleted from the "Swatches" panel.
Note: this script was written according to some particular requirements so it may not work for all possible URLs. You may need to add more domain names here:
I couldn't find a magic GREP-expression working for all URLs.