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I am looking for the broken image file that the system uses when images break.

I am on osx, but I don't really mind if i get the windows file instead.

I would like the file that the system uses - I am hoping it's vector based so I can make it bigger....

Thank you!

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The answer will be completely different depending on the system, though. – Gnoupi Aug 6 '12 at 15:06
i know. either answer will be useful to me... – scruffian Aug 6 '12 at 15:34
Checkout Apache's icon directories, there's one in there. – ott-- Aug 6 '12 at 15:55
Do you mean the generic file type icon, e.g. for PNG, that is shown instead of an image thumbnail preview when a file cannot be opened? – Daniel Beck Aug 6 '12 at 16:51

As noted above, the answer is going to vary by system and browser. Apache's sources include a broken.gif. Direct link to the file in version control:

Which looks like this:     apache broken.gif

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