3rd December 2019


How do I make an icon file?

Open the image you want to convert to icon format by clicking the “Paint” toolbar tab and selecting “Open.” Click the “Paint” tab, highlight the “Save As” option and select the “BMP picture” option. Enter a file name for the icon and type “.ico” (without quotations) as the file extension.

What are ICO files used for?

ICO is an image file format for icons on Windows. ICO file format was first introduced with Windows 1 in 1985. ICO is used to store files, programs and folders. ICO file format is very similar to .CUR files, which are used for mouse cursors.
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