Linking within the Ultimate Branding Dashboard Text Widgets doesn't work.

Using ultimate branding dashboard text widget I'm trying to add links to some screen capture videos for a client site. Every link I add, whether internal or external to the site fails to work because it automatically adds %22 to the beginning and ending of the URL like this:


I've tried creating a new text widget with the same effect. Disabling/enabling it with the same effect.

The goal is to have links to the screen capture videos so they simply pop open in a new tab. Please advise. Thanks!