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Bookmarks / Netscape 3

Posted on 1998-07-27
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Bookmarks on my page are not working in Netscape 3. Everytime a bookmark link is clicked it just moves to the top of the page rather than to the specific bookmark. The bookmarks work fine on all the other browsers.
Any help much appreciated.
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Question by:homersim
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by:martinag
ID: 1844924
Do you use <A NAME="sub"></A> and <A HREF="#sub">Sub</A>?
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by:bigelos
ID: 1844925
Could you give us your URL?
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by:Otta
ID: 1844926
MARTINAG has the correct answer;
the HTML standard _requires_ some "text"
to appear between '<A HREF="#anchor">'
and the '</A>' tag.

Some browsers ignore this requirement of the standard,
and _assume_ that there is something, i.e.., '&nbsp;'
between the two tags.





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by:barakp
ID: 1844927
How about posting the source or URL?

8-)
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by:homersim
ID: 1844928
The URL www.netpresence.co.uk/leicesterhaymarkettheatre

Its the | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC | JAN 99 | FEB 99 | bookmarks on the main page that don't work in Netscape 3 (they just hyperlink to the top of the page)

Cheers for any help
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Otta earned 50 total points
ID: 1844929
Change your HTML. For example, change:

<font color="#FFFFFF" size="2">
<img src="images/main_tab.GIF"
alt="Main House" width="106" height="19">
</font>
<a name="september"></a>

to become:

<a name="september">
  <font color="#FFFFFF" size="2">
    <img src="images/main_tab.GIF"
     alt="Main House" width="106" height="19">
  </font>
</a>

to solve the problem.

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