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How to Make a Customized Windows Icon

Created: 03 Aug 2012 • Updated: 03 Aug 2012
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If you want to create a customized icon for a file, folder, a program to deploy or have your usb drive display a picture,  the easy solution is to use x2ico.

This tool is a portable freeware application which let you convert any image file into ICO format for use as icons.

The ICO file format is an image file format for computer icons in Windows and you cannot use the popular formats like PNG or JPEG.


  • Drag & drop, files, folders or both.
  • Update-able.
  • Freeware
  • Portable.

OS Supported :
Windows 7 and XP.

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