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This is a request to make the site's icons have transparent backgrounds. They are already PNGs, so they support that. This would make applications such as Droidstack look much better.
Jun 19, 2010 at 12:33
Can I haz non-logo icons from the site(s)?
I'm designing an app and my plan, assuming it pleases the court, is to use some of the icons/look-and-feel from the site.
The green and red ...
Jul 1, 2010 at 15:35
Can we (anyone who is interested) create a "standard" set of icons that represent the various sorting methods available? That way, we'll have a set of universally recognized icons.
That means we'll ...
It would be nice to give community-developed apps a familiar look and feel. With that in mind, do the SE sites have any high-resolution or scalable icons and images that we can use?
I'm not really ...
May 21, 2010 at 1:09
This userscript is obsolete now that the icon has been changed to something entirely more sensible. It is preserved below for posterity, and also so I can keep the 60 rep you all graciously gave me ...
Apr 18, 2014 at 8:17
StackAuth /sites route provides all the site's icons except for the one of the Stack Exchange master site.
Could you please provide it in some way (a static SVG would be good)?
Aug 29, 2010 at 13:46
April 3, 2014. The favicon for Stack Overflow and Meta Stack Overflow is changed. Much whining ensues.
This script changes them back.
The MIT License
Apr 7, 2014 at 14:13
The Register Your Application form allows for the (optional) submission of an application icon. Presumably this can be updated after registration via Manage API keys? I'd be surprised if not, of ...
Jul 30, 2010 at 10:11
I'm having trouble with the WebApps icon being returned from the /sites method.
Namely, the image is composed of a larg white rectangle with a very small guy in the middle.
Why can't the guy take up ...
Jul 3, 2010 at 1:13
A lot of us are using the favicon in our apps as it is a quite convenient size.
It seems that IE does not like the stackapps favicon palette and renders the background black.
While I do cache the ...
Sep 19, 2010 at 20:27
Icons of beta sites are different form the icons given in the http://stackauth.com/1.0/sites . As example:
Original icon of the English Language and Usage is
Sep 23, 2010 at 6:53
Maybe you were trying to fix the other "bug" I've pointed out, but now most of the url for the icons are missing the protocol!
"name": "Stack Overflow",
Aug 2, 2013 at 1:54
Currently Meta Icon
Currently Main Icon
With all the other sites (except electronics, which has the same icon for both), Meta has the B&W or sepia icon, while the main site's icon is coloured.
Jul 15, 2011 at 15:05
I can't seem to get the application icon for Stack Applet to display on the authorization page. (I'm using the implicit flow.) The URL that I open the browser to is:
Jun 20, 2014 at 4:30
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