Change Icon in the Address Bar

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This is Basically use to change the address bar icon of your website.
This is Basically use to change the address bar icon of your website. steps for this.
Steps to Change Address Bar Icon:
(1) Create fevicon.ico file.
(2) Add these lines in the head tag of the page. if you have master page then add these lines in master page.
< link rel="shortcut icon" type="image/x-icon" href="/favicon.ico" / >
< link rel="icon" type="image/x-icon" href="/favicon.ico" / >
(3) we are adding second line: <link rel="icon" type="image/x-icon" href="/favicon.ico" />
because for some browsers with the first line only it does not display your customize icon.
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Posted by: Abhijit Jana on: 11/26/2009
Hi Lakhan,
You can also mention the size of Icon that should need for address bar. And I guess it is 16*16 .

Correct me if I am wrong.


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