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#1 currmac

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Posted 03 May 2006 - 05:27 AM

I was wondering if any pic can be an icon Example
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can i turn this into an icon :thumbsup:

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Posted 03 May 2006 - 01:23 PM

You can use IrfanView, to save it as an .ico (icon) file.

Open it in Irfanview.
Resize the image, as needed (Image / Resize/Resample...).
Click File, and select Save as...
Under Save as type..., select ICO - Windows Icon.
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Posted 03 May 2006 - 02:24 PM

Thank you ever so much tg1911 :thumbsup:

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Posted 03 May 2006 - 02:46 PM

Click File, and select Save as...
Under Save as type..., select ICO - Windows Icon.



When i click file--save as-- it goes to where do you wany to save not save as type maybe it is under something else or im doing it wrong i dont know but i will play with it and thanks again :thumbsup:
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Posted 03 May 2006 - 02:55 PM

Check out this titorial:
Changing An Image's File Type Using Ifranview

Start with Step 3.
Step 5, will show the dropdown box, where you'll select ICO - Windows Icon.

Edited by tg1911, 03 May 2006 - 02:58 PM.

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Posted 03 May 2006 - 03:13 PM

i found it under options and thanks again for the program its great :thumbsup:



i checked out tre titotial and i see what you mean :flowers:

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Posted 03 May 2006 - 04:34 PM

You're welcome, currmac.
Glad to be of help
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