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I answered this over here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4014823/does-a-favicon-have-to-be-32x32-or-16x16/26807004#26807004. The source tells you exactly how to create and implement for all sizes.
Use this GRUNT task to generate all possible variants: https://github.com/gleero/grunt-favicons Generates all known types and sizes icons from PNG image. Uses ImageMagick. Input: square logo in png. You can also keep near the source files with resolution prefix e.g. source.16x16.png. Output: favicon.ico (16x16, 32x32, 48x48) — desktop browsers, address ...
The scale of a favicon (typically 16x16 pixels, although nowadays larger sizes are 'accepted' as well and scaled to fit by most browsers) is too small for general software to do anything useful with. For the best possible favicon, just draw them one pixel at a time. The image below took only 3 minutes or so. Note that it is not displayed at 100% -- it ...
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