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Beautiful Silver and Transparent Icons Set

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Has your desktop been a bit blah lately? Now you can add a touch of style and class to your desktop or icon docks with this gorgeous set of silver and transparent icons by DrawerPal.

Whether you have a desktop that is monotone in nature or colorful like our example above, these icons will make an excellent addition to your desktop setup. The icons are split into three distinct groups (folders) as shown below when unzipped.

Devices Group

MimeTypes Group

Places Group

Note: Icons are in .png format only.

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Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 09/23/10

Comments (3)

  1. jnordcrane

    Stupid question … new to changing icons … once you download them, how do you convert them to icons (.ico) so Windows (7) recognizes them as icons? ;0

  2. AsianAngel

    @jnordcrane – Here is my favourite program for converting .png files to .ico. ^__^


    IcoFX Tutorials

    If you are just looking for something super quick and not as worried about the quality (in comparison with IcoFX) then you could try this one too:

    Create Icons the Easy Way with SimplyIcon

    Hope this helps! ^__^

  3. Camilo Martin

    Well, from the screenshot, they don’t look very crisp… Which makes me wonder if it would be possible to tweak Window’s resizing algorithms, I think not, but it would be cool (something like sharp bicubic would be very nice).

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