Boring icons all the same

  Willow12 16:51 03 Jul 2003

Does anybody know is this click here will work on my OS. I use Windows XP Home and my Favourites Icons keep standardising themselves to an e on a blue page. If I can't use this download how else can I keep the icons that first appear when I set a site as a favourite?

  Lú-tzé 16:54 03 Jul 2003

"how else can I keep the icons that first appear" - generally speaking by not deleting your history or your temp internet files.

  Lú-tzé 16:56 03 Jul 2003

OK - I have just read the blurb on the site you mention; apart from not deleting your temp files, I don't know a way around it.

  Gaz 25 17:03 03 Jul 2003

Copy the icons from temp files into an icon folder you could create, then right click on the link in fav's. then select change icon, select the folder: icons (or the name as which you gave the new folder) and select the correct icon, next time you wipe temp files it will not go.

  Willow12 17:41 03 Jul 2003

How do I view my temporary internet files?

  Gaz 25 17:45 03 Jul 2003

Go to Tools in IE, then internet options, and then click Settings then View files.

They should be .ico files.

  Gaz 25 17:49 03 Jul 2003

Also dont create the new folder in Temp internet files make it in C:\Icons or somethings.

  leo49 17:55 03 Jul 2003

To answer your original question:

I use Favorg with XP and it works fine.


  Willow12 17:55 03 Jul 2003

Cheers Gaz 25

  Willow12 17:56 03 Jul 2003

.......... and Leo49!

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