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I'm serching for a way to use an anchor in a url.
It seems to me that the Virtual machines on Explorer and Netscape doesn't support this.

What I want is to make an applet that loads a page
and displays it at some paragraph in th text.
I have to use an anchor for that but it doesn't seem to work.

Does anyone no a workaround for it or another methode that makes this possible ?
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Use regular anchor syntax:
  getAppletContext().showDocument(getDocumentBase(),"Test.html#here");

It works in Netscape (both 3.01 Gold and Communicator PR5), and it's a known bug in MS IE. I haven't tried it yet in IE 4.0
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Hold on, I've found workaround for MS IE!
IE skips first pound sign, so the above URL is translated to "Test.htmlhere", but fortunately it doesn't skip the second #.
Test for the browser and if it's MS IE, add a second # to make it "Test.html##here"

(Thats a 200 points answer! :)
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Checked ot the answer is correct
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