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How to get Favicon to work in IE?

Posted on 2013-06-04
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I uploaded my favicon via the Appearance interface of my Drupal theme. It shows up in Chrome and Firefox, but not IE.


How can I get it to display in IE 7+ ?
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Question by:sandshakimi
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by:Ahmed Hussein
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<link rel="icon" href="http://www.example.com/favicon.ico" type="image/x-icon" />
<link rel="shortcut icon" href="http://www.example.com/favicon.ico" type="image/x-icon" />

Open in new window


do like this
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by:Gary
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It may just be cached, try clearing the cache or do a hard refresh or visit the image directly.
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junipllc earned 500 total points
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Be sure that you are using an .ico file and not a .png, .gif, .bmp, etc. You must use an ico file for IE.

Cheers,

Mike
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