Google Chrome Strips Anchor Information From URLs in Windows 10

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In Windows 10, Google Chrome strips anchor information from URLs when clicking through from any application. As an example, let’s say we receive an email using Outlook … and the email contains the following link:

If we click on this link from within the email, we get taken directly to:

This happens for all links containing anchor information.

As one of the solutions in this situation is to delete the “DelegateExecute” entry under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\ChromeHTML\shell\open\comman.

It could be easily done by executing the following command:

REG DELETE HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\ChromeHTML\shell\open\command /v DelegateExecute /f

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