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icon editor ArtIcons is an advanced icon making utility for Windows. It allows professional and amateur alike to create and edit pictogram images and manage icon files and libraries.

With ArtIcons you can:
  • Create and edit icons in either standard or custom sizes, in color depths up to 16 million colors
  • Create and edit icons for Windows XP in 32-bit color depth with 8-bit alpha channel
  • Create and store images containing several layers
  • Paint images with gradient and chess fill
  • Modify images with drop shadow, opacity, smooth, negative, grayscale, colorize, hue/saturation, rotate, roll and mirror effects
  • Replace image colors
  • Create and manage icon libraries for better and more efficient storage
  • Paste images in various graphic formats (ICO, ICPR, BMP, JPEG and PNG) directly into icons
  • Export icon images to ICO, ICPR, BMP, JPEG and PNG files
  • Extract icons from Windows executables, libraries and animated cursor files
  • Extract icons from all files in selected folders and subfolders and save them as icon libraries
  • Convert Mac icons to Windows format
  • Modify icons inside executables and other program files
  • Sort images inside icons and icons inside libraries
  • Customize Windows Desktop and folder icons
  • Drag and drop files from file shells
  • Drag and drop icons between different libraries
  • Use English, Spanish, German and other interfaces
icon collection In addition, with ArtIcons Pro you can:
  • Import GIF, Adobe Photoshop PSD, WMF, XPM, XBM and WBMP images, CUR and ANI cursor files
  • Export images to GIF, Adobe Photoshop PSD, RC, XPM, XBM, WBMP and CUR files
  • Import and export icon color palettes
  • Work with image lists in BMP and PNG formats
  • Export library items into a single image
  • Split icon libraries into individual icon files
  • Split icons into sub-icons
System requirements: Windows 95/98/ME/2000/NT/XP/2003/Vista/7/8/10, Pentium-333 MHz, 4 MB Hard Disk, True Color video mode.

Interface languages: English, Bosnian, Catalan, Chinese, Chinese (BIG5), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese-Brazil, Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Cyr), Serbian (Lat), Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian.

Limitations: 30-day trial period, nag-screen.

Articons Pro (2.5 MB) - exe - zip
Articons Std (2.5 MB) - exe - zip

Icon editor history
 2008-Nov-04 ArtIcons 5.22
Updated: Czech interface
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 2008-Sep-23 ArtIcons 5.21
Fixed: clipboard problems
 2008-Jan-24 ArtIcons 5.20
Added: ability to save 32-bit icl files
 2007-Sep-20 ArtIcons 5.19
Added: ability to open 16-bit icl files under Windows Vista
 2007-Sep-12 ArtIcons 5.18
Updated: Norwegian and Catalan interfaces
 2007-May-17 ArtIcons 5.17
Updated: Italian interface
 2007-Feb-06 ArtIcons 5.16
Fixed: Small bugs
 2007-Jan-18 ArtIcons 5.15
Added: Feedback and Ready Icons options
 2006-Dec-12 ArtIcons 5.14
Updated: Czech interface
 2006-Oct-25 ArtIcons 5.13
Added: Support for large WBMP images
 2006-Jul-05 ArtIcons 5.12
Added: Korean interface
 2006-Apr-02 ArtIcons 5.11
Added: German and Norwegian help files
Updated: Czech, Italian, Norwegian and Traditional Chinese interfaces
Modified: Test icon tool
 2006-Feb-20 ArtIcons 5.10
Added: Japanese and Danish interfaces
Updated: Norwegian interface
 2005-Dec-05 ArtIcons 5.0
Added: Support for Windows Vista icons
Added: Ability to draw smooth lines and shapes
Added: Arc tool
Added: Crop function
Added: Ability to paint over or replace original pixels
Added: Stroke and other effects
Added: Ability to scan entire computer for icons
Modified: Color palette
 2005-Oct-06 ArtIcons 4.21
Added: Ability to paste color from the clipboard
 2005-Jul-04 ArtIcons 4.20
Added: Ability to import Borland resource files
Added: Realtime preview
Added: Bosnian interface
Updated: Turkish interface
 2005-Apr-11 ArtIcons 4.15
Added: Support for Apple icons
 2005-Feb-01 ArtIcons 4.14
Added: Turkish interface
Updated: Italian, French, German, Spanish and Serbian interfaces
 2004-Dec-09 ArtIcons 4.12
Added: Hue/Saturation effect
Added: Color replacement
 2004-Oct-11 ArtIcons 4.10
Added: Smooth resampling
Updated: Czech interface
 2004-Sep-12 ArtIcons 4.08
Added: Croatian interface
Added: Ability to view Windows XP icon perspective grid
Fixed: Layer mode errors
 2004-Jul-22 ArtIcons 4.07
Added: Arbitrary canvas rotation
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