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(Solved) - Create icon from picture

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  • Started 4 years ago by fanda
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fanda
Posts: 3

Hi there!
I would like to be able to take an image file and convert it into the .ico (icon) filetype. Does anyone know of (free) software that can do this?

I've been using "picture to icon" which is really good. Unfortunately after 15 converts it wants you to pay for it.

Best regards

Posted 4 years ago
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vistual
vistual
Posts: 3135

free version is all you need - works great!
see here http://www.axialis.com/iconworkshop/

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mfletch
mfletch
Posts: 1434

Also this will do it for free

IrfanView http://www.filehippo.com/download_irfanview/

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SarahJames
SarahJames
Posts: 6581

IcoFx is the most suitable and free :)

If you want to know more about creating and using icons you can also take a look here.

Cheers,
Sarah.

Posted 4 years ago
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fanda
Posts: 3

brilliant! Just what I've been looking for! THX

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