1. Select the missing/unwanted link from the link window then select ‘Go To Link'(second button from the left)and it will show you where is the location of the missing link. 2. Then go to edit and then select ‘clear’then it will clear up the missing/unwanted link from your link window.
Choose Window→Links to see the Links panel, where you can find the images that you placed. Select any one of the images. Double-click it to see the additional details you can now access in Adobe Illustrator.
Select an embedded image in your document, and do one of the following:
- In the Control panel, click Unembed.
- From the Links panel menu, choose Unembed.
Select your image in the Links Palette, click on the arrow in the top right corner of the palette and select “Embed” from the drop down menu. You will now see a box next to your image in the Links Palette. – This means that the image is embedded within your document.
When an image is linked, it means that Illustrator is referring to an image file somewhere on your computer. Once the Illustrator file is separated from the image it will no longer be visible or linked within that working file.
Right-click a Linked Smart Object layer in the Layers panel and choose Embed Linked. Choose Layer > Smart Objects > Embed Linked.