Discussion in 'Styling and Customization Questions' started by CarpCharacin, Sep 1, 2016.
How do I add a favicon?
Upload a favicon.ico file to the domain root.
I like to use this tool. Their HTML5 implementation is lightweight and works great! http://realfavicongenerator.net/ The output is only a couple files but it very comprehensive.
I've already tried to help this user here:
(With the same advice and even made an image)
I made my own logo and favicon. I just wanted to know how to put it on my site.
I've always used this place once i've created an image - http://tools.dynamicdrive.com/favicon/
Upload the favicon.ico to your site index.
@CarpCharacin , also 24 hours will up favicon in new tabs.
Can you take a look at my forum?
When viewing with browser such as Chrome on desktop, the favicon shows up fine (as a torch). But when I add the site to home screen on iPhone, it shows the default XenForo icon.
EDIT: On reddit also, my show icon shows the default xenforo icon:
See point 7 of the FAQ here: https://xenforo.com/community/threads/frequently-asked-questions.5183/#post-180456
Point 7 is about the social sharing image. His question and mine is about the favicon.
Uploaded to the forum root but now showing in the browser.
My response above is accurate with regards to the home screen icon, which was the question asked.
I answered the favoring question earlier in the thread.
Yes you did. I missed that. Apologies.
Separate names with a comma.