Desktop Fun: General Desktop Icon Packs

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By Akemi Iwaya on June 28th, 2010

Sometimes you need something a little more general in nature for your desktop and dock icons. If this sounds like you then have a look through our General Desktop Icon Packs collection.

Note: To customize the icon setup on your Windows 7 & Vista systems see our article here. Using Windows XP? We have you covered here

Sneak Preview

For our example both the wallpaper and icons shown here come together in the “Summer, Love + Cicadas” icon set shown below.

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A close-up look at the matching wallpaper and icons.

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Betta Fish Folder Set

*.ico, .png, and .icns format

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Hard Drive Icons

*.ico and .png format

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Vini Aero Folders Color

*.ico and .png format

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Agua Apps Vol. 1

*.ico format only

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NX06 For Windows

*.ico format only

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Kidcon Alpine OS

*.ico format only, also has bonus set of wallpapers included!

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This is what the two bonus wallpapers look like…both come in the following size: 1024*768.

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Aquave Aztec

*.png format only

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Free System Replacement Icons Vol. 1

*.ico, .png, and .icns format

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SketchCons X

*.ico format only

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Summer, Love + Cicadas Icon Set

*.ico format only, also has bonus wallpaper included!

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This is what the bonus wallpaper looks like…it comes in the following size: 1600*1200.

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Whan-Yen Icon Set

*.ico format only

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windows live folder icons pack

*.ico and .png format

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Windows Live Icon Pack

*.ico and .png format

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new paint images ico

*.ico format only

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Buckets Icon Pack

*.ico and .png format

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Wanting more great icon sets to look through? Be certain to visit our Desktop Fun section for more icon goodness!

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 06/28/10
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