[thelist] re:weird anchor behaviour?

Lisa Frost lisa at koolfish.com
Thu Apr 4 21:28:01 CST 2002

> I have just built a long page with lots of links back to the
> top. However I forgot to put in an anchor at the top and when
> I came to test the page the links to top still worked. They
> all point at <a name="top"> but there is no such anchor on
> the page !! This is happening in IE5.5, IE4 and Opera6, all
> on pc. I was amazed by this and I've double checked for the
> presence of an anchor named top but there isn't one. Has
> anyone else come across this?

It does not work in Netscape 6 as I have discovered and will now need to
go back to all the sites I built 2 years ago and put it in! So make sure
you add an anchor.


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