Link Icon Detector


Brad Morse

3rd Party (Free)

185 downloads (last 90 days)

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EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 1.x
  • ExpressionEngine 2


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  • Updater
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  • Content Elements
  • Better Workflow
  • Matrix
  • Grid
  • Webservice
  • Publisher


  • jQuery for the Control Panel

Add-On Type(s)



Detects the file extension of the URL provided and adds an icon automatically to the right of it.

Works for: pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx, mp3, wav, txt, rss, ics, mov, mpg, mp4, avi, psd

Be sure to provide the full URL:


BAD /path/to/file.doc

Download Link Icon Detector

EE Support Downloads Add-On Version Release Date
Not Specified Download 1 May 26, 2011
Not Specified Download 1 May 31, 2011

This entry was created May 27, 2011, 11:21 am.
This entry was last updated July 14, 2011, 7:06 am.

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1 Review:

Savannah Christian Church 03.19.14

Savannah Christian Church
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Great little add - easy to customize if you want additional features.

Suggestion for the developer: make the images path relative to the root directory to use a single images path.  Adding a second “.” on line 115 solved this small issue for me :)