[thelist] How do I force favicon refresh in IE?

Jona Decker jdecker at planetpropaganda.com
Wed Feb 25 14:20:35 CST 2009

On Feb 25, 2009, at 12:00 PM, Barney Carroll <barney at clickwork.net>  

> way to make them see the site as it really is (with the new favicon).
> Anybody know how you can get them to force good behaviour out of IE??

In most cases if the person clears their cache, removes any favorites  
pointing to it, and then navigates to the favicon file directly (e.g.  
http://example.com/favicon.ico -- may require a refresh or two) the  
new favicon will load and overwrite the cached one.


Jona Decker
Interactive Developer
Planet Propaganda

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