Display Favicon in Asp.Net web site

InfoPath alternatives for form designing SharePoint

In this post we will see how to show favicon in Asp.Net web site.

You can also check my previous posts on WCF interview questions and answers in C#.Net, Left outer join and Right outer join in SQL Server and Array and ArrayList in C#.Net.

Favicon ususally appears in the browser like below figure.

Favicon is .ico file which will be having size 16*16 pixcel.

First put the favicon.ico file inside the root directory.

To display in master page you have to write like below in the page inside<head> </head> tag.

<link runat=”server” rel=”shortcut icon” href=”favicon.ico” type=”image/x-icon”/>

<link runat=”server” rel=”icon” href=”favicon.ico” type=”image/ico”/>

If you are using master page, then rather than putting in every pages, put it only in the master page.

Similar SharePoint 2013 Tutorials


About Bijay Kumar

I am Bijay from Odisha, India. Currently working in my own venture TSInfo Technologies in Bangalore, India. I am Microsoft Office Servers and Services (SharePoint) MVP (5 times). I works in SharePoint 2016/2013/2010, SharePoint Online Office 365 etc. Check out My MVP Profile.. I also run popular SharePoint web site SharePointSky.com

View all posts by Bijay Kumar →

Leave a Reply