A favicon is a small icon displayed next to the URL of a website or next to the title of website in a tab.

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Reload of Firefox bookmarks favicons

After updating my Firefox from version 12 to version 13, my bookmarks favicons have gone. I wonder whether it's possible to force the browser to only download/refresh the favicons for all my ...
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Can Safari 5.1 for Mac OS display favicons for bookmarks in the Bookmarks Bar?

When bookmarking a web site, most contemporary browser will display the site's favicon next to the bookmark, both in the bookmark view and the bookmark toolbar. This is a useful feature. In the ...
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New Mac User: Favicons for Firefox/Safari bookmarks?

OK, I'll start by saying that I just bought a new MacBook so I'm working with the factory settings here. In both Firefox and Safari I am storing bookmarks to the bookmark toolbar. The favicons never ...
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Windows 7 explorer won't refresh favicon (.ico) thumbnail

Windows 7 - I have a folder on my computer which was copied from another location. It contains a .ico file and some other .png files. After copying the directory, I overwrote all the files with new ...
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How to use a Favicon when creating a shortcut to an URL

If I create a shortcut on my Desktop using Right Click < New < Shortcut Then entering am address like http://www.mytest.com is there anyway for this to grab the favicon used and use it for ...
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How to refresh blank bookmark favicons in chrome

I encounter a problem which I saw blank favicons in my bookmarks. I use Windows 7, Version 46.0.2490.86 m. I searched for other question on this subject and tried their solutions without success.
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Change Google Chrome about:blank favicon

I have a very strange favicon showing up in Google Chrome on the about:blank page: How can I change this back to the normal blank document favicon? I'm on Mac OSX, and have had this problem on ...
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Taskbar Favicon - icon

Can I change the favicon - icon of a pinned IE 11 web application? I have numerous web favicons pinned to my taskbar and they default to the IE favicon. This gets to be confusing when trying to select ...
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Why does my google icon website keeps changing?

I've installed chrome 3 weeks ago and fully changed from Firefox. I started noticing one week in that my Google icon (www.google.pt) website keeps changing to the League of Legends icon although I ...
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How can I force a bookmark on the toolbar to use a specific favicon?

I have a bookmark to https://tornexto.appspot.com/next?folder=comics. The app that serves that page just does 302 redirect to next item from my comics folder on The Old Reader. The site has a ...