Make icons from pictures (.png, .jpg, ...)

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Convert pictures to icons online

This tool converts images like .png, .jpg, .bmp, or .gif to a Windows icon (.ico). For best results, the image should be properly prepared before converting it.

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Online Icon Creator
1. Pick image to convert
Allowed formats: .jpg, .png, .gif, .bmp   /   Maximum size: 1MB
2. Choose icon type

3. Get your icon

Save your icon to a folder of your choice.
Learn more about differences between icon types:
Win XP icons   ●   Win 7 / Vista icons   ●   fav-icons

Getting started

This tool converts your existing image to an icon (.ico file) that you can use to customize a shortcut or a folder. You can also use the created icon as a fav-icon for your web.

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user icon Anonymous on July 3rd

I now have an icon for my game thx to this!

user icon Anonymous on July 19th

Tried several online conversions and found these were the only ones that gave a clear results on a PNG files without any processing issues with the transparent background. I like the option of being able to specify the resolution so I used 256 and looks great on a black screen

user icon Anonymous on July 20th

Simply The Best Tool :-)

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user icon Anonymous on August 24th

Thank you. It's great!

user icon Anonymous on August 24th

lov it

user icon Anonymous on August 26th

Excellent platform ;-)

user icon Anonymous on September 18th


user icon Anonymous
What about ICL files?