Terminal Guide

Change Icon Name

ESC1B ]5D 131 ;3b text ESC1B \5C

Set the icon name of the terminal

The icon name is what is displayed in iconified form of the terminal window and in window choosers / taskbars.

If title mode 0 (see set title mode) is set text is expect to be hex encoded (i.e. utf 8 with each code unit further encoded with two hex digets)

If title mode 2 (see set title mode) is set or the terminal is setup for unconditional utf-8 titles text is interpreted as utf-8. Else text is interpreted as latin1.

xterm ( ✔ )

Only works when AllowTitleOps is set (default)

Maximum title length is 1024

non printable characters are replaced with '?'