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Windows 7: How to force reload of favicons in firefox

13 Dec 2010   #1

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How to force reload of favicons in firefox

I have many bookmarks in firefox without displaying itīs favicon.
Is there anyway to force the browser to refresh the favicons?

I found some addons but they can only refresh the favicon one site at the time.
Thank you.

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13 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

Try this: open all the bookmarks and wait to load all sites,when you see this iconHow to force reload of favicons in firefox-capture.png it should be done.

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14 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

You're right, StalkeR, until the bookmark has been clicked on and visited, especially in the case of imported bookmarks, the favicon will not show up until such an event occurs. In the following screenshot, it is evident which bookmarks I have not visited since I imported them:

How to force reload of favicons in firefox-screenshot00206.jpg

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 How to force reload of favicons in firefox

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