Open Source X-Icon Editor Alternatives

    X-Icon Editor is described as ', create high resolution icons from your own browser'. There are more than 25 alternatives to X-Icon Editor for various platforms. The best alternative is Grafx2, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to X-Icon Editor are Pixelesque (Free, Open Source), KIconEdit (Free, Open Source), Mtpaint (Free, Open Source) and JDraw (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Nov 13, 2020

    • GrafX2 is a bitmap paint program inspired by the Amiga programs Deluxe Paint and Brilliance.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Pixelsque's goal is to be as simple as possible, while still retaining many powerful features. It works like any standard pixel art editor, with a pen, eraser, and shapes.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet


    • KIconEdit is a tool designed to help creating icons using the standard color palette.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
    • mtPaint is a painting program which Mark Tyler developed from scratch so he could easily create pixel art and manipulate digital photos.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Xfce
    • JDraw is a pixel oriented graphics editor designed especially for small to medium-sized pictures used to decorate web pages.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • 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...
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Icon Maker can be used to create 32-bit color icons from images that already contain alpha information (from 16x16 to 256x256 PNG). Any format image may be imported, but icons will always be saved in 32-bit color with an alpha channel.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows