troubleshooting Question

Anchor Tags and IE8

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I have a page that has anchor tags.   A user clicks on a link that pops up a new window to add notes to the option for a presenation.   Once they are done adding notes, the pop-up window has a javascript to refresh the parent page to show that notes have been added to that slide.    The list of options on the parent page is fairly long so the desire is to have the refresh return to the anchor/slide that was just modified so that the user doesn't have to scroll back down.    This works just fine in Firefox and Chrome but doesn't in IE.    It refreshes the page but doesn't go to the anchor.   I have seen some comments that IE just gives up right away if the anchor is written yet so I imagine that is my problem.    Does anyone have a solution to this?
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