To fix the problem, change the DOCTYPE declaration at the top of the webpage to be:
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
DOCTYPES known to cause the problem are:
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd">
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
Insert the following code at the very bottom of your web page:
<!--[if IE 7]>
This will reset the scroll of the page to the top. This will only affect Internet Explorer version 7. All other browsers and versions will ignore this as an HTML comment.