Get Icons is described as 'Extract icons from EXE and DLL files'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Get Icons for Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Mac. The best alternative is IcoFX. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try IconsExtract or IconViewer. Other great apps like Get Icons are Thumbico (Free), Cuttlefish (Free, Open Source), IconLover (Paid) and Icon Explorer (Free).
IconViewer is a free Windows Explorer extension that lets you easily view, copy, and save icons contained within programs and libraries. Open a files Properties box, select the "Icons" tab, and view the icons contained in the file.
Thumbico displays the thumbnail or icon of any file, image, document, video or program from your Desktop or computer. But unlike Windows, which shows you small, standard sized images, Thumbico gives you the large, any size "uncensored" version.
Cuttlefish allows artists and developers to preview and pick icons. Cuttlefish attempts to render the icons exactly as they would look drawn in the application. It allows to filter based on category and name.
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.