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logo.og.png - how to change default image ?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by erich37, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. erich37

    erich37 Well-Known Member

    I just recommended my website via Facebook.

    But now I do see this small XenForo-logo which is originating from the default XF-image named "logo.og.png".

    I have now uploaded my custom image also named "logo.og.png" via FTP to my server into the folder /styles/default/xenforo , but it is still showing the defult XenForo-logo instead of my custom logo.

    When I go to my website into "Members / Recent Activity", then at the Sidebar at "Facebook-Recommendations", it still shows the default XenForo logo.og.png image

    What am I doing wrong ????
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

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  3. erich37

    erich37 Well-Known Member

    Due to caching it can take several weeks for the image to update on the Facebook servers.

    well, but I uploaded my custom logo.og.png via FTP to my server.
    I did not upload this image to Facebook.

    Sorry, I do not understand.....
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Facebook caches the image on their server for use on their pages.
  5. erich37

    erich37 Well-Known Member

    do I understand correctly that I need to upload my custom "logo.og.png" to my own server only ?
    Or do I need to upload this image also at Facebook ?
  6. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Just overwrite the logo.og.png image in the styles/.../xenforo directory on your own server.
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  7. TerminalAddict

    TerminalAddict Active Member

    dag nam it !! I got caught by this again this week.
    I've now changed the template open_graph_meta .. hopefully I don't get caught again by this
  8. TNCclubman

    TNCclubman Well-Known Member

    the location of this image should be editable in the admincp like we can do for the forum logo.
    GofD and Andy.N like this.
  9. GofD

    GofD Well-Known Member

    Agreed. Plus, I had no idea the purpose and GOTCHA of this.
  10. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    You can always change the path to the images which will avoid any of them being overwritten during an upgrade.
    This really should be the case anyway for anyone who is using a custom style and/or images.
  11. caoanh204

    caoanh204 Active Member

    ACP -> Styles -> Style Properties -> Header and Navigation -> Settings: Facebook Open Graph Logo
    dick1992 and Akalanka like this.
  12. viper357

    viper357 Active Member

    Can I change the filename of the image from logo.og.png to logo2.og.png?
  13. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

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