Fix/Solution For apple-touch-icon-precomposed.png/touch-icon.png WP 404 Errors

If you monitor your WordPress error pages, you must have seen these two common 404 errors apple-touch-icon-precomposed.png and touch-icon.png. And yes, its true since I have personally gone through and experienced this same problem on my clients sites and on my own other sites this inclusive.

The apple-touch-icon-precomposed.png and touch-icon.png WordPress 404 error is hard to see although it exists. And its believed to be caused by the different devices who access the sites using a mobile interface at least I witnessed this.

And for such cases, I managed to get a solution on how this can be fixed. And below is how you can go about solving the above.

1. If you can, first create two 100×100 png image files, rename them exactly as the errors you get (as seen for example apple-touch-icon-precomposed and touch-icon) and save them on your computer.

2. Using File manager or FTP, access your website or Blog root directory and upload the two png files.

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Now try to reload the error pages and you will see them showing (taking you to) the images you just uploaded.

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