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I have a web page and a 'favicon.ico' in the same directory.

I am using this code to point to the icon.
<link rel="icon" href="favicon.ico" type="image/x-icon"/>
<link rel="shortcut icon" href="favicon.ico" type="image/x-icon"/>


All things being equal I should have the favicon showing in the tab, and yet it isn't.

I have cleared the cache and restarted the browser, yet still it is not showing.

Anthing obvious that I am missing?
Posted 4-Feb-12 11:43am
Dalek Dave433.3K
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Solution 1

Have you tried putting the full URL in the href ?
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Solution 2

Which browser? IE? check out the table(s) in below page.

Check this wiki page http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Favicon[^]
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