Page icon

  Graham. 19:29 12 Jan 2008
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I have a Domain name which is forwarded to a Piczo site. Is it possible to have a page icon with this set-up?

That is, if that is the correct term - I want to have a small icon that would appear in the address bar, where the browser icon 'e' is in Internet Explorer.

  mco 20:41 12 Jan 2008

I don't know your set up but under normal circumstances it's fairly straightforward to do.I googled favicon and this is the first one I came to - give it a go click here

  Graham. 21:22 12 Jan 2008

That looks promising. I'll try first thing in the morning, thanks.

  Graham. 10:45 13 Jan 2008

OK, I can create the icon but I don't have a folder to upload it to on Piczo. My Domain host needs a URL for the icon. Is there a way round this? My neighbour has webspace, could I use that if he uploaded it and provided a URL?

  CodeMeister 11:21 13 Jan 2008

I think you'll find that the favicon.ico file can only be located within the root directory of your website.

  Graham. 14:27 13 Jan 2008

And not someone elses website?

  Kemistri 15:23 14 Jan 2008

CM is correct. It can only go in the same location as the index.html file and certainly not on any other server or domain.

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