X-Icon Editor Alternatives

    X-Icon Editor is described as ', create high resolution icons from your own browser' and is an website in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to X-Icon Editor, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The best alternative is IcoFX. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Grafx2 or IconsExtract. Other great sites and apps similar to X-Icon Editor are Pixelesque (Free, Open Source), IconWorkshop (Paid), Quick Any2Ico (Free) and Pixelformer (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Nov 13, 2020

    • Brought to you by Panic and the Iconfactory, CandyBar 3 brings the best of CandyBar 2 and Pixadex 2 together into one powerful, new application.

      Discontinued

      See note on website: "Since we’re unsure about the long-term future of changing system icons, we’re not comfortable charging money for CandyBar, and we’re also not comfortable simply making it disappear, instead we’re going to make the current CandyBar free — but unsupported."

      https://panic.com/blog/candybar-mountain-lion-and-beyond/

      • Free
      • Mac
      IT's not an editor, just a tool to replace icons on your mac.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

    • 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
    • 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.
      • Windows
    • ifavicon.com is a comprehensive resource on favicons.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available

      • Free
      • Online
    • Batch Icon Extractor - a simple tool for batch extraction of icons. Supports compressed Vista icons. How to use it?
      • Free
      • Windows
    • @icon sushi is an image to icon converter that supports the mask editor and the creation of Windows XP 32bit/Windows Vista format icons.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated.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

      • Free
      • Windows
    • Futuramo Icons is an advanced Iconography System used by UI/UX professionals, developers and marketers worldwide.
    • Create, view, and edit icon files online - Design icons directly from your browser - Add text to icons using any Google Fonts.
      • Free
      • Online
    • Online favicon generator & creator provides to convert image GIF, JPEG, PNG and download in favicon.ico format 16x16 or 32x32 pixels or HTML code. This website also has a fantastic favicon gallery with download.
      • Free
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS