Feature #7956

Favicon able to match GUI colour setting?

Added by Stilez y over 3 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

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I'm finding that with multiple pfSense routers in use, choosing the right tab in the browser would be a lot easier if the favicon could vary between routers.

I'm colour coding the GUIs so that by their style, I know for sure which router I'm working on and avoid mistakes. But a clearer tab indication would be very helpful. As such, I've been using a modden favicon for some time, it really helps and perhaps now colour is in the GUI, this could be, as well.

What I'm thinking is that in 2.4, a user can choose their GUI colour. Perhaps we could have an option to "set browser icon colour to match GUI colour"? So one router has a red GUI, another a grey GUI, the favicons match, and spotting which is which among multiple open tabs on multiple routers is suddenly so much easier - no need to read the title to know which router you're seeing or selecting. Should be as simple as switching one in from a choice of favicons for that installation.

favicon-16x16-grey.png (15.1 KB) favicon-16x16-grey.png Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM
favicon-16x16-red.png (15.2 KB) favicon-16x16-red.png Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM
favicon-32x32-grey.png (15.6 KB) favicon-32x32-grey.png Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM
favicon-32x32-red.png (15.6 KB) favicon-32x32-red.png Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM
favicon-grey.ico (33.7 KB) favicon-grey.ico Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM
favicon-red.ico (33.7 KB) favicon-red.ico Stilez y, 10/17/2017 06:36 AM

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