SharePoint and the favicon

Setting a page’s favicon is pretty easy in 2010: <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/_layouts/images/favicon.ico"/> Now try this with an icon coming from the Style Library: <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/Style Library/favicon.ico"/> You think you have nailed it, right? Fire up IE8 running on XP and you’ll see it won’t appear. Here’s the fix: <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/Style%20Library/favicon.ico"/> Took me some…

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