Firefox 2: Disable Favicons

Posted March 27, 2007 by MickeyMouse in Mozilla Firefox

If you are like me, you think favicons are ugly. If you use FF2, you can turn them off in a snap. Follow these directions for disabling favicons in firefox.


Favicons destroy the look of my bookmarks in firefox. I don’t like them.

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After:

Directions to Turn Favicons Off:

1. Load Firefox 2
2. In the address box type about:config
3. In the filter box type icon
4. Set browser.chrome.favicons to False
5. Set browser.chrome.site_icons to False
6. Quit and Restart the Browser

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