Windows 10: Ms Edge and favicons.

  1.    23 Aug 2016 #1

    Ms Edge and favicons.

    About 3/4 of my favorites, all in folders on the bookmarks bar, do not have favicons. Most of my web pages are well known like facebook, youtube, abc news and ny post. Is there a way to generate them, or is this something edge is working on.

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  2. Posts : 4,997
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, WinXP Home Premium, Linux Mint
       23 Aug 2016 #2

    The favicons have always been provided by the author of the Web site, I had to create one for mine then upload it to my Domain. When I go to a particular site and drag its icon to the Favorites Bar from the Address bar the favicon will show.
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  3.    23 Aug 2016 #3

    I've never had to do that with Firefox or google chrome. I'll try that.

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