SimplyIcon is a free software to create Windows icons (.ico) files. This is a simple Windows icon creator tool with a drag and drop interface.
To create Windows icons, just download your favorite image files and drop on this icon creator, and SimplyIcon will create icons for you.
How To Use This Windows Icon Creator:
Simplyicon is very easy to use. SimplyIcon creates icon in sizes 32*32, 24*24, and 16*16. If the image is big enough, it also creates icons in size 128*128.
Steps to create icon files:
- Open the Simplyicon application, then you can see a simple interface as shown in above screenshot.
- Drag the picture which you want to be converted to icon format.
- Drop it in the interface as shown in below screenshot.
- Then automatically an icon is created in the same directory; from where you dragged the picture.
- Later use that icon file for making it an icon instead of routine icons.
Steps to convert your converted pic to icon for others:
- Right click on the folders or shortcuts, whose icons you want to be converted to your favorite icon.
- Select the Properties option.
- In properties window, select customize tab.
- In customize tab, you can see an option called Change Icon option.
- Click on Change Icon option, there you can see various icons.
- Select the Browse option.
- Now browse for the icon file which you have converted before (shown in below screenshot).
- Select that and press Ok.
- Come out of the properties tab and refresh.
- You can see that the routine icon has changed to your favorite icon.
- You can use the same icon or make different icons with different pictures.
Now it’s time to create icons of your own choice. Download SimplyIcon here.