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An icon is a small pictogram used in graphical user interfaces to supplement the presentation of textual information to the user.

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What characters can be used for up/down triangle (arrow without stem) for display in HTML?

I'm looking for a HTML or ASCII character which is a triangle pointing up or down so that I can use it as a toggle switch. I found ↑ (↑), and ↓ (↓) - but those have a ...
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How to add a browser tab icon (favicon) for a website?

I've been working on a website and I'd like to add a small icon to the browser tab. How can I do this in HTML and where in the code would I need to place it (e.g. header)? I have a .png logo file ...
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Set icon for Android application

How can I set an icon for my Android application?
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TortoiseSVN icons not showing up under Windows 7

I can't seem to get the icons to display under Windows 7 and I really miss this from Windows XP. How can it be fixed?
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How to style icon color, size, and shadow of Font Awesome Icons

How could I style the color, size and shadow of icons from Font Awesome's Icons? For example, Font Awesome's site will show some icons in white and some in red but won't show the CSS for how to style ...
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Put icon inside input element in a form

How do I put an icon inside a form's input element? Live version at: Tidal Force theme
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How to add icons to React Native app

I am making a React Native app. I would like to customize the app icon (meaning the icon that you click on to start the app). I have Googled this, but I keep finding different types of icons that ...
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iPhone App Icons - Exact Radius?

I'm trying to create the icon for my iPhone app, but don't know how to get the exact radius that the iPhone's icons use. I've searched and searched for a tutorial or a template but can't find one. I'...
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Can I change the color of Font Awesome's icon color?

I have to wrap my icon within an <a> tag for some reason. Is there any possible way to change the color of a font-awesome icon to black? or is it impossible as long as it wrapped within an <a&...
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Save icon: Still a floppy disk? [closed]

I'm working on a project where the user is able to save their work (most likely to the HDD but also possibly any other media, including floppy disks). Sure, the popular File > Save option is there but ...
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What do the icons in Eclipse mean?

What do the icons in the Eclipse debugger mean? What do the icon decorators in Eclipse mean? What do the icons in Eclipse's Package Explorer mean? What do the little letters on top of Eclipse icons ...
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How to use the new Material Design Icon themes: Outlined, Rounded, Two-Tone and Sharp?

Google has revamped its Material Design Icons with 4 new preset themes: Outlined, Rounded, Two-Tone and Sharp, in addition to the regular Filled/Baseline theme: But, unfortunately, it doesn't say ...
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Which icon sizes should my Windows application's icon include?

I have a Windows application which will run in Windows XP and newer (i.e. Vista/7). According to the Vista UI Guidelines, the standard sizes are 16x16, 32x32, 48x48, 256x256 (XP standard sizes do not ...
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iOS how to set app icon and launch images

How do I set the images so that I can archive and validate my app? The screen looks like this now: So the first one says 29pt, but then it also says 2x. So do I put a 29x29 image or a 58x58 image? ...
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Android Push Notifications: Icon not displaying in notification, white square shown instead

My app generates a notification, but the icon I set for that notification is not being displayed. Instead, I get a white square. I have tried resizing the png of the icon (dimensions 720x720, 66x66, ...
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How to create and use resources in .NET

How do I create a resource that I can reference and use in various parts of my program easily? My specific problem is that I have a NotifyIcon that I want to change the icon of depending on the state ...
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How to display count of notifications in app launcher icon [duplicate]

samsung galaxy note 2 android version 4.1.2 I know that this question was asked before and the reply was not possible How to display balloon counter over application launcher icon on android ...
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How to add a spinner icon to button when it's in the Loading state?

Twitter Bootstrap's buttons have a nice Loading... state available. The thing is that it just shows a message like Loading... passed through the data-loading-text attribute like this: <button ...
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How to set app icon for Electron / Atom Shell App

How do you set the app icon for your Electron app? I am trying BrowserWindow({icon:'path/to/image.png'}); but it does not work. Do I need to pack the app to see the effect?
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How to make/get a multi size .ico file? [closed]

I simply want to have an .ico file that has multiple sizes of the icon image contained within it. I'd like it for use in a cross-platform desktop application (so that, e.g. on Windows, the 16x16 size ...
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Import material design icons into an android project

Is there an easy way to import all the icons of the Material Design icons repository into an android project with out the hazard of doing it manually?
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What does the red exclamation point icon in Eclipse mean?

What does the red exclamation point icon in Eclipse mean? There are lots of different search results on the Internet about "red exclamation point icons" and "red exclamation mark decorators" and "red ...
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Actionbar notification count icon (badge) like Google has

Is there a android standard badge or method to show action bar notification icon with a count like on Google examples? If not, then what is the best way to make it? I'm new to android, please help.
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What size should apple-touch-icon.png be for iPad and iPhone?

Are Apple touch icons bigger than 60x60 supported, and if so, what dimensions should I use for the iPad and iPhone?
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Setting Icon for wpf application (VS 08)

Before going much further i'll mention I have tried solutions in following: How do I set the icon for my application in visual studio 2008? Set application icon from resources in VS 05 I am trying ...
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How to manually create icns files using iconutil?

When I'm validating my app I get this error: the application bundle does not contain an icon in ICNS format, containing both a 512x512 and a 512x512@2x image. I use to make the icns icons with ...
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iOS app icon with transparent background showing black background on device

I have added an icon to my app. It has rounded edges and no background. The problem is that when I run an app on my device (iPhone 5) the icon has a black background behind the edges as if it wasn't ...
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How to change Toolbar home icon color

I am using a android.support.v7.widget.Toolbar and learned from this post how to change the color of the hamburger icon to white, but the up/back arrow remains a dark color when I call ...
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How to change JFrame icon [duplicate]

I have a JFrame that displays a Java icon on the title bar (left corner). I want to change that icon to my custom icon. How should I do it?
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How to have favicon / icon set when bookmarklet dragged to toolbar?

I've made myself a bookmarklet, and it functions just fine, but when added to a toolbar in Opera or Firefox, it just takes on the default bookmark icon for the browser (a globe and a star, ...
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What do the arrow icons in Subclipse mean?

What do the icons in the following screen capture mean? The icons are from Subclipse, an SVN plugin for Eclipse. I'm not asking about the base file icons, I know those (HTML file and Java source file)...
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SVG icons vs. PNG icons in modern web sites

I'm wondering why so few modern web sites still use only PNGs for icons (but this assumption is just based my observation). So far I know, main reasons for using PNGs over SVGs are IE8 and that SVG ...
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Where can I find Android's default icons? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Standard Android menu icons, for example refresh Where can I find the name of the default Android menu icons (like refresh or compose)? The code below has an error stating ...
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Rebuild or regenerate 'ic_launcher.png' from images in Android Studio

When one first creates a new project, that dialog lets you point to some external .PNG file, and then when that dialog completes, it generates 4 different pixel-sizes of images for use as a launcher-...
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Android icon vs logo

The <application> tag for the Android Manifest contains a logo attribute which I have never seen before. What is the difference between your application's icon and its logo? Is it used purely ...
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Round button with text and icon in flutter

how to have a button with text and icon for the flutter? I wanted to have a button which looks like icon with a text that is able to put at the bottom of the screen For example, the icon is like at ...
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Icon Fonts: How do they work?

I understand that icon fonts are just fonts and that you can get the icons by just calling their classname, but how do icon fonts work? I've tried checking the related icon font resources loaded in ...
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How do I add an icon to a mingw-gcc compiled executable?

In Windows, using mingw's gcc, is there anyway to specify that the output exe file is to take an icon file, so that the exe file shows with that icon in explorer?
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Is it possible to change icons in Visual Studio 2012?

Is there any way to replace VS2012 solution explorer's icons with VS2010 ones? At least 'folder' icon :(
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How can I set the icon for a Mac Application in Xcode?

I have been learning a lot about writing Objective-C code and designing in Interface Builder and I wanted to set icons for my simple programs. I added the same JPG to all the size fields in Icon ...
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Unicode via CSS :before

I am using Font Awesome on my webpage and I want to display an icon inside the :before pseudo element. According to the documentation/cheatsheet, I have to type &#xf066; to get this font, but it ...
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Where are the Icons included with Visual Studio?

I heard that Visual Studio came with an Image Library, but I can't find it anywhere. Does anyone know where it is?
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ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers - why so few?

At this point, everyone knows that there's a limit to the number of ShellIconOverlayIdentifiers (from MSDN): The number of different icon overlay handlers that the system can support is limited by ...
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How to hide the Dock icon

I want to make a preference for hiding the Dock icon and showing an NSStatusItem. I can create the StatusItem but I don't know how to remove the icon from Dock. :-/ Any ideas?
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What are best practices for using SVG icons on Android?

I am about to create my first Android native (so not browser based) app and looking for some good practices regarding icon creating/provisioning. Since it should support multiple devices/resolutions I ...
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What does the ic_launcher-web.png in my project root do?

Unbelievably enough, I couldn't find an answer when Googling for this very basic question! I noticed that since I upgraded from Eclipse Helios to Eclipse Juno and updated the Android SDK, Eclipse ...
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What does the brown asterisk icon on a file mean in Eclipse?

I am using the git plugin for Eclipse. Some of my files are marked with a brown asterisk. What does it mean? Where can I find documentation for what the rest of the git icons mean in Eclipse?
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How do I get my page title to have an icon?

I would like to have my site’s logo shown in the icon area of the title rather than the default white document. Exactly as Stack Overflow has it.
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Where do I find a list of all mat-icons -- Angular [closed]

I started using <mat-icon> of angular-material and I wonder if there is any collection of the names of all the included icons. Past a few months, I used this already and I think, back then, I ...
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How do I use an icon that is a resource in WPF?

I have a .ico file that is embedded as a resource (build action set to resource). I am trying to create a NotifyIcon. How can I reference my icon? notifyIcon = new NotifyIcon(); notifyIcon.Icon = ??...
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