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11209 Author: Akiko Takano
Website: -
Code repository:
Registered on: 2014-03-03 (over 3 years ago)
Current version: 0.0.2
Compatible with: Redmine 3.4.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x, 3.1.x, 3.0.x
User ratings:   (8)

Plugin to show the number of assigned issues on favicon with badge, using favico.js.

Installation notes

Plugin installation

  1. Copy the plugin directory into the vendor/plugins directory. Please note that plugin's folder name should be "redmine_issue_favicon". If changed, some migration task will be failed.
  2. Do migration task. e.g. rake db:migrate_plugins RAILS_ENV=production
  3. (Re)Start Redmine.

Required settings

This feature is activated as one of the user preferences.

  1. Login to your Redmine and go to "/my/account" page.
  2. Enable the option, described as "Show number of assigned issues on favicon".
  3. After that, if you have assigned and opened issues, the number of issues is shown on favicon with badge.

That's all:)


0.0.2 (2017-08-08)

Compatible with Redmine 3.4.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x, 3.1.x, 3.0.x.

Release Note

Please note: Repository was moved to GitHub, for maintenance reason.

  • Update favico.js to 0.3.10. (Thank you so much, Miroslav Magda. Repository:
  • Add feature to enabled favicon globally.
  • Change repository from Bitbucket to GitHub. Also vcs was changed from Mercurial to Git.
  • Update test code.
  • Support Redmine 3.4.x
  • Add some codes for CI.


Administrator can activate favicon for all users.

Every user can override favicon setting.

favicon-global-setting.png (31.5 KB) Akiko Takano, 2017-08-08 14:00

favicon-user-preference.png (83.5 KB) Akiko Takano, 2017-08-08 14:00

0.0.1 (2014-03-03)

Compatible with Redmine 3.3.x, 3.2.x, 3.1.x, 3.0.x, 2.6.x, 2.5.x, 2.4.x, 2.3.x, 2.2.x, 2.1.x.

redmine_issue_favicon_screenshot-mini.png (78 KB) Akiko Takano, 2014-03-03 13:37

redmine-favicon.png (19.9 KB) Akiko Takano, 2014-03-03 13:37

User ratings

  by Kanu Gami 20 days ago

It is very usefull.
We have upgraded remine to 3.4.2.
It is not working on this version.

  by Gyorgy Varga 4 months ago

  by joao paulo lima saraiva about 1 year ago

Muito bom esse plugin, deveria ser algo padrĂ£o no redmine

  by Pavel Kestefran over 1 year ago

  by Thierry Brochu over 2 years ago

  by Michael Sanders about 3 years ago

Very useful for seeing how many issues the user has assigned to them.

  by Steven Jones over 3 years ago

  by Ivan Rapekas over 3 years ago