JAdmin Favicon allows the use of a custom (.ico) image to be used on the backend/administration area of a Joomla website.
|Filename (.ico)||(- None Selected - | filenames ) The pull-down contains a list of files that the user may have uploaded to the /images folder. If the default value of "None selected" is used then the normal Joomla image (stored in ../administrator/templates/<template-name>/favicon.ico) will be used instead. Only files with the filetype .ico are available for selection.|
This article assumes that the reader is familiar with favicons (also known as shortcut icons). The standard favicon image for the Joomla backend is . The normal way to replace this image is to replace the file ../administrator/templates/<template-name>/favicon.ico. Whenever the Joomla version is updated, however, this file is replaced with the standard Joomla favicon file.
This plugin allows the adminstrator of a website to use a custom favicon image (for example, ) by uploading a file named <filename>.ico to the website’s /images folder. Uploading of favicon images is normally done with FTP and not with the Media Manager component unless you change the Media Manager options.