.ICON File Extension

.ICON File Extension

File Type

Icon Image File

Developer N/A
Popularity
4.5  |  19 Votes
Category Raster Image Files
Format N/A

What is an ICON file?

Contains image data for a computer icon used to represent files, folders, applications, etc; typically saved as small square bitmap image ranging from 16x16 to 256x256 pixels in size.

More Information

Most Windows Icon files use the .ICO extension. Macintosh Icon files use the .ICNS extension.

Open over 400 file formats with File Viewer Plus.Free Download

Programs that open ICON files

Windows
Icon Craft
IconoMaker
Icon Processor
Perfect Icon
Adobe Photoshop (with Iconfactory IconBuilder plugin)
Free
Mac
Apple Icon Composer
Adobe Photoshop (with Iconfactory IconBuilder plugin)
Free
Linux
Free

Verified by FileInfo.com

The FileInfo.com team has independently researched the Icon Image file format and Mac, Windows, and Linux apps listed on this page. Our goal is 100% accuracy and we only publish information about file types that we have verified.

If you would like to suggest any additions or updates to this page, please let us know.