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===Changing the site favicon===
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# '''Create a 16x16 pixel image.'''  You may use graphic software such as [[wikipedia:Photoshop|Photoshop]], [[wikipedia:Gimp|Gimp]] or [[wikipedia:Windows_Paint|Windows Paint]] or an online tool such as http://antifavicon.com/
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# '''Convert to ico format''' using free online sites such as: http://converticon.com/, http://www.favicongenerator.com/, http://www.htmlkit.com/services/favicon/, http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon/, http://www.favicon.cc/
Please see [[Favicon]]
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# '''Copy the file to the folder outlined in the path above.'''
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# '''Make sure the file name is favicon.ico. '''
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Alternatively, modify the index.php for the template, so that it uses your preferred ''name.ico'' file.
 
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Revision as of 03:23, 19 June 2008

  1. Create a 16x16 pixel image. You may use graphic software such as Photoshop, Gimp or Windows Paint or an online tool such as http://antifavicon.com/
  2. Convert to ico format using free online sites such as: http://converticon.com/, http://www.favicongenerator.com/, http://www.htmlkit.com/services/favicon/, http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon/, http://www.favicon.cc/
  3. Copy the file to the folder outlined in the path above.
  4. Make sure the file name is favicon.ico.

Alternatively, modify the index.php for the template, so that it uses your preferred name.ico file.