If you are a web developer or design any kind of system files for Windows, Mac or Linux then you always need to play with icons, many times you need to convert some image to an icon file or icon to image too. Icons are different for different Operating Systems.
There are lots of desktop tools which allows you to covert your Image file to Icon format but these tools are heavy and bulky, they occupy a lot of space on your system and if you need them rarely then why you need to install them if you can get same work with following online tools which are almost equally powerful to them.
ConvertIco is an powerful online tool which provides lots of options to you in the part of conversion of icons, it allows you to convert your PNG image to ICON, it allows you to create Icons or Favicon for your web site or blogs. It allows you to convert image to Icons which can work with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and even With Windows 8.
To convert image into icon just visit the web site and then select your image file which you wanna convert, you can upload file upto of 1 MB, then select the Output type, you want it for Windows XP or newer or Windows XP and Older machine, Favicon, or you want it with custom dimension.
Within few minutes it will convert your icon and provides you a download link from which you can download it.
Not only this it also allows you to convert multiple PNG file into one icon, it allows you to upload upto 15 PNG images and create a multi-size Windows icon without altering their size. You can also convert Batch PNG image to Icon or Batch ICON to Images.
While converting batch image to png you can select upto 20 PNG image which size should less than 512 KB and 1024×1024 each on the other hand if you wanna convert Icon to Image the you can select upto 20 icons which size should be less than 512 KB and you can convert them into PNG, GIF or JPG.
Rating :- 4.5/5
Visit Site :- ConvertIco.Org
If you are looking for a single place from where you can get icons for Mac, Windows and Linus in different formats which are fully supported by them. it supports :-
- png to ico
- png to icns
- ico to png
- ico to icns
- icns to png
- icns to ico
- jpg to png
- jpg to ico
- jpg to icns
- svg to png
- svg to ico
- svg to icns
You can upload and convert icons from .icns, .ico, .svg, .gif, .png, .tif, .tga, .cur, .bmp, .jpg, .xpm, .rsrc files.
While converting icons you can tweak with setting and select the right option for you, like whether you want icon for Mac only or for Windows and Linux too, it gives icon which are supported by Mac Finder, it can create Favicon too, and icons for 32 bit, 16 Bit, 8 Bit, 4 Bit and 1 Bit too. Not only this it can make icons which are fully supported by iPhone and iPad too.
This site has lots of options and still they are adding many new features in future which might provide lots of options to you.
Rating :- 3.5/5
Visit Site :- iConvert
If you are a Mac OS X lover, love its interface and looking for a fast and easy way to make icons from your PNG, ICO, GIF or JPEG then this site is for you, its interface is very similar as of any Mac OS X.
Its quite minimal and and has no ads on it which make it much faster than other similar web sites.To use it visit the site and then click on Get started button and then you have to select an file which can be GIF, ICO, PNG or JPEG.
Then click on Export button and you will need to select size in which you wanna get your icon, it supports 16×16, 24×24, 32×32, 48×48, 64×64, 96×96, 128×128, 192×192, 256×256, and 512×512 or even you can get file in your original size which you had upload.And then at last click on Save As button and you are done with converting of icon or image.
Rating :- 3/5
Visit Site :- ConvertIcon
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