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roshy358
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Post by roshy358 »

hi, where should i upload the favicon.icon?
if my site is www.mysite.com/forum

and why if i hit www.mysite.com i only see the index page? why i have to go /forum or /home?

thanx

josno
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Post by josno »

You could make a page that sits in the root directory of the site (i.e. at www.mysite.com) which redirects to /forum. Upload the icon file to the phpbb root directory and edit your overall_header template file. See here

roshy358
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Post by roshy358 »

ok i did what u said:
i upload the favicon.icon to puplic_html/forum
then i edit the overall_header at forum/template/mystyle/
but nothing happen! i can't see my favicon. any suggestions?

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Post by custmguru® »

have you actually marked it as a favorite? it won't pick it up on it's own.

roshy358
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Post by roshy358 »

yes sure i did! :lol: but still get the blu (e) as im using IE

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Post by SoBeNet »

does it work on all of them but your main page...like mine since i dont own my url it doesnt do it on that one but on every other page it works for me...check it out
- www.sobenet.webhop.org

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Post by Jim_UK »

roshy358 wrote: ok i did what u said:
i upload the favicon.icon to puplic_html/forum
then i edit the overall_header at forum/template/mystyle/
but nothing happen! i can't see my favicon. any suggestions?


Please note the extension is .ico not .icon

So should be favicon.ico

Jim
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