About FAV icon in IE8

Posted by Nilkanthn under Regular Expressions on 3/16/2011 | Points: 10 | Views : 1028 | Status : [Member] | Replies : 5
Hi,

How to display FAV icon on Tab of the IE8,
It is displaying in Mozilla, Safari and Google chrome, but problem is with Internet Explorer(IE8)..

So if anyone knows solution, Please reply to this post..


Thanks,
Nilkanth




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Posted by: Prabhakar on: 3/16/2011 [Member] [MVP] Starter | Points: 25

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HI Nilkanthn

write this link in <head> tag . . it's working . .


 <link rel="icon" type="image/x-icon" href="favicon.ico" />


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Prabhakar

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Posted by: Nilkanthn on: 3/16/2011 [Member] Starter | Points: 25

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Hi Prabhakar,

Thanks for your reply, But i had already tried this and also lots of options but none of them is useful.
Its working fine with MOzilla, Safari and google chrome....
Really getting problem in it.
I am using IE version 8.0
Hope someone could find the answer....

Thanks



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Posted by: SheoNarayan on: 3/16/2011 [Administrator] HonoraryPlatinum | Points: 25

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Generally, you may face this problem in case you are trying to assign a favicon as .gif or .jpg image. Ideally you should have an .ico file for the favicon.

You can use favicon generator to generate an icon from any .gif or .jpg file - http://www.favicon.cc/

Thanks

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Sheo Narayan
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Posted by: Nilkanthn on: 3/17/2011 [Member] Starter | Points: 25

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Hi SheoNarayan,

Thanks for your suggestion.
I tried this but still it is not showing Fav icon in IE8.

Anyone knows any other way....!!!!



Thanks,
Nilkanth

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Posted by: Nilkanthn on: 3/17/2011 [Member] Starter | Points: 25

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Still nedd help ! ! ! ! !

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