Alternatives to IconBuilder for all platforms with any license

  • IcoFX icon

    IcoFX

    IcoFX is an 51 awards winning icon editor. It is an all-in-one solution for icon creation, extraction and editing. It is designed to work with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Macintosh icons supporting transparency. With a...

    Commercial Windows PortableApps.com

  • IconsExtract icon

    IconsExtract

    The IconsExtract utility scans your computer, and allows to extrac the icons stored in EXE, DLL, and in other file types. .

    Free Windows

  • Pixelformer icon

    Pixelformer

    A tool for creating, editing, and converting icons and bitmaps. Supports layers, supersampling, PNG optimization, Vista icon optimization, and more.

    Free Windows

  • BeCyIconGrabber icon

    BeCyIconGrabber

    BeCyIconGrabber is a small utility to view icons and cursors of any sizes that are contained in EXE, DLL, ICL, OCX, CPL, SRC, ICO and CUR files. The icons/cursors can be saved either individually as an icon, cursor, bitmap, png file...

    Free Windows

  • JDraw icon

    JDraw

    JDraw is a pixel oriented graphics editor designed especially for small to medium-sized pictures used to decorate web pages. It is completely written in Java, simple to use and saves (animated) GIFs, ICOs and PNGs.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Icon Generator icon

    Icon Generator

    Icon Generator is a little application built on AIR that lets you generate a CS5 or Web 2.0 style icon.Three versions are prepared according to the usage. You can use Windows XP/VISTA/7, Mac OS X, Linux. - Online - browser that can...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Adobe AIR

  • VariIconsRevolve icon

    VariIconsRevolve

    VariIconsRevolve is an Icon and Small graphics editor suite which allows you to create and modify icons with frames up to 256x256 size using 22 pixel and vector tools, effects and a variable gradient filling. now localized for English...

    Open Source Windows

  • Gconvert icon

    Gconvert

    GConvert icon toolkit: create, edit, extract, manage and convert icons of any size and color depth. Full support for Windows Vista and XP icons, manage icons in ICL and DLL files, convert from/to other image formats

    Freemium Windows

  • icon sushi icon

    icon sushi

    @icon sushi is an image to icon converter that supports the mask editor and the creation of Windows XP 32bit/Windows Vista format icons.

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.21, released on 4 February 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • IconLover icon

    IconLover

    IconLover 5.45 is a powerful, yet easy to use icon editor for making your own icons for any operating system, including Windows, Mac OS, *NIX, Android and iOS. It creates native Windows icons (ICO format) of all sizes.

    Commercial Windows

  • Microangelo Toolset icon

    Microangelo Toolset

    Create Vista icons with Toolset's Icon Editor. Locate and extract hundreds of hi-resolution, 256x256 icons in your Vista installation. Create icons for all Windows platforms. This suite of icon tools includes four integrated...

    Commercial Windows

  • IconXP icon

    IconXP

    IconXP is an icon creator to edit icons. You can make icons for windows XP with this icon program.

    Commercial Windows

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    RealWorld Icon Editor

    RealWorld Icon Editor is a complete solution for icon authors offering multiple ways for creating of XP, Vista and Mac icons and for managing icon libraries. The icon maker can convert images to icons while auto-detecting...

    Commercial Windows

  • Icoutils

    The icoutils are a set of command-line programs for extracting and converting images in Microsoft Windows(R) icon and cursor files. These files usually have the extension .ico or .cur, but they can also be embedded in executables and...

    Open Source Linux

  • icoworks icon

    icoworks

    .ico editor for Windows 8 and Windows RT

    Commercial Windows RT

  • X-Icon Editor icon

    X-Icon Editor

    X-Icon Editor, create high resolution icons from your own browser

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Icon Creator icon

    Icon Creator

    Just drag your image file onto Icon Creator's app icon, and a new ICNS file will appear on your desktop.

    Free Mac

    • Discontinued App no longer listed at developer website.
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    IconDeveloper

    IconDeveloper is a program that makes it very easy to create your own Windows icons. Intead of trying to include a drawing package, IconDeveloper instead allows users to just import images made by other programs and turn them quickly...

    Commercial Windows

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IconBuilder Comments

Requires a 32bit version of PhotoShop.

Comment by glsevans
about IconBuilder May 2015

Has not been updated in a long time and will not work with newer versions of PhotoShop (i.e. CS6+ or CC). This is a 32bit plugin and PhotoShop CS5 was the last version capable of running in 32bit plugins.

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Just a note: When I downloaded and used this plugin (not bu ...

Comment by 72dpi
about IconBuilder Jun 2011

Just a note: When I downloaded and used this plugin (not buying), it didn't seem to have any limitations, even if it says "Commercial" at the Iconfactory-site.

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