Icon Resource Viewer Alternatives

    Icon Resource Viewer is described as 'Preview icons from binary files'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Icon Resource Viewer for Windows. The best alternative is IconsExtract, which is free. Other great apps like Icon Resource Viewer are IconViewer (Free), IconLover (Paid), Icon Explorer (Free) and Icons from File (Free).

    This page was last updated Dec 8, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      The IconsExtract utility scans the files and folders on your computer, and extract the icons and cursors stored in EXE, DLL, OCX, CPL, and in other file types.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      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.
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      • Windows
      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.
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    1. This tool allows to manage icon libraries, standalone icons and executable that contains icons as resources. MicroAngelo 16-bit format (icl) and 16-bit executables (NE) is no longer supported and Icon Explorer now creates 32-bit DLLs as icon libraries.
    2. Tool for extracting icons or icon arrays from files (EXE, DLL, OCX, etc.) with ability to scan folders to search for EXE, DLL and OCX files, which contain icons.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Extract icons from EXE and DLL files The Get Icons application was designed to be an icon extractor program that will let you get icons from EXE and DLL files.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.5, released in September 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    3. 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 and German!

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer updated. Last version, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      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
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Those who build Programs or Desktop-Themes will never have enough Glyphs and Icons. So why not starting an own creation. You may look in the resource section of the EXE, DLL and other files on your hard disk to look for this stuff.
    4. Are you looking for a great icon extractor to extract icon files from different drives and directories? ICL-Icon Extractor will find all icons in your icon dll files and the entire computer!
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