Insert Favicon in Browser

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picneewatch
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2013-08-28 12:21 pm EST

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To whom it may concern,

I am having difficulty uploading my favicon to the browser. I have followed some of the instructions posted, but clearly missing some steps. Please note the steps attempted thus far:

- once in file manager, clicked on "pub ftp root"
- in file manager settings, public ftp highlighted
-uploaded favicon file
- checked "overwrite existing files"
- note modes:
Read x x x
Write x
Execute

- clicked on "public ftp link"; showed addition of "favicon" file
- clicked on code editor; showed:

- said file to be edited

- "disable encoding check" NOT clicked

- "please select character encoding to use when opening this file "utf-8" (selected)

- clicked "edit"; screen was all encrypted, thus closed screen (unedited)

At this point, clicked on file and deleted in File manager

Please advice.

Thanks in advance


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johnpaulb-imhs1
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2013-08-28 12:48 pm EST
Hello picneewatch,

Thank you for your question. I recommend following our guide on adding a favicon to your website, then let us know if you get stuck on a specific step.

When you open edit the code of a page, it may look encrypted, but look or search for a: <title> tag and add the code in step 5 to it.


If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,

-John-Paul

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