Microsoft Edge - Favicons of the favorites are not restored after using "Reset" button. Only the star symbol is displayed.

Issue #16431473 • Unassigned

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Author
Dirk F.
Created
Mar 17, 2018
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Found in
  • Microsoft Edge
Found in build #
17.17123
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Microsoft Edge (Desktop) - Favicons of the favorites are not restored after using “Reset” button (Settings -> Apps & features -> Microsoft Edge -> Advanced options -> Reset). Only the star symbol is displayed. The star symbol will also not replaced by the favicon of the website at next loading. They will also not synced from other clients, were they are still visible. The favicon is only visible at the tabs. I can only bring back the favicon to my favorites, if I delete the favorite entry and add it again.

This problem seems to be since the reset function was added for Microsoft Edge at Apps & Features -> Advanced Options

So after using the reset button the favicons should be:

  • synced from other clients
  • if there are no other clients, the star symbol should be replaced by the favicon of the website at next loading

Feedback-Hub (insider):
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