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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Feb 2013 11:29

.....or has it been there a while?



In the last couple of days, I've noticed that the tab for GR has a white capital G in a purple square.

Is this an update, our firefox browser or been there for ages?

:-S

Brenda from Wales

Brenda from Wales Report 2 Feb 2013 11:42

No,I noticed it yesterday.
Why do they keep changing things?

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Feb 2013 11:48

Glad wasn't me being unobservant :-)

It's quite handy to spot when you have a number of tabs open.

Budgie Rustler

Budgie Rustler Report 2 Feb 2013 12:09

I think its down to which browser you use, as to what icon you get on the tabs not GR`s doing. :-)

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Feb 2013 12:22

Can't remember having an update for over a week, but what ever or who ever has caused the G, its rather good ;-)

Budgie Rustler

Budgie Rustler Report 2 Feb 2013 13:47

Hiya DET, sounds similar to the one I get for facebook but with a white f :-)

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 2 Feb 2013 14:44

it is created by the website coder/designer and is called a favicon.
It is included in the coding for the webpage

MotownGal

MotownGal Report 2 Feb 2013 18:10

Gosh!!!!!!!!!!!


Is that what the G. stands for?


;-) ;-) ;-) ;-) ;-) ;-)

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Feb 2013 18:11

If the site works as it should, then yes :-D

jax

jax Report 2 Feb 2013 18:32

I have seven tabs open at the moment 192.com,FB,GR,.Ancestry, FMP and peopletracer

All have an icon except GR and FMP they have the Internet Explorer icon....is that what you mean

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Feb 2013 18:44

Yes, except that using firefox, this genes tab has the white G in a purple box as described.

The only other one I've open at the moment is the NZ white pages - that looks like a (black) tyranasaurus rex on a yellow square - its probably supposed to be a walking man :-D

Are you jealous? ;-) :-D