How To Make Icons For Windows 10 In Photoshop/GIMP-Online ICO Converter To Converter To PNG To ICO

How To Make Icons For Windows 10 In Photoshop/GIMP-Online ICO Converter To Converter To PNG To ICO

October 20, 2019 1 By Peter Engel


Today’s video is for those Windows users Who
want to replace default icons for My PC, Documents, Recycle Bin and other things with their favorite
icons. We will teach you How to create your own icon
using any picture and text. Windows spports ICO file format and You need
to convert an image to ICO file format. Though You can use JPEG or any other image
formats to create an ICO file But PNG image file format is strongly recommended. If you like to have colored background then
JPEG or any other image formats can be used to convert to ICO file using an offline or
online ICO converter. After convert to ICO format, The background
will not show up in icons If You convert a PNG image to ICO file format Adobe Photoshop or any other image manipulation
software is required to remove background or any part of image You want to convert to
an ICO file format. As well as After background removal, You need
to save the desired image in PNG format to use in an Icon maker software or ICO converter. Adobe Photoshop can also be used to create
ICO files. You need to install or add a free to use plugin
to Photoshop. Please visit SoftSuggester.Com to download
ICO plugin. Download Zip file of ICO plugin. Please Find the download link in description
below this video. After download, Extract downloaded file using
WinRar, 7Zip or any other software. After having extracted, Move extracted file
to Photoshop’s Plugin folder. Your copy of Photoshop is now ready to save
as ICO file. Open or restart Adobe Photoshop. As You can see there is an option to save
as ICO file. It would be no exaggeration to say that Adobe
Photoshop is a best software to remove image background. But If you don’t have Photoshop then We can
suggest you to use free Photoshop alternatives. Use GIMP to remove background, add text and
other things and save as PNG image format to use in an Icon maker, offline or online
ICO converter. Without having to use any offline or online
ICO converter software, GIMP lets you export as ICO file. After background removal and editing, Click
on file. Click Export as. All you need to do is replace PNG with ICO
and click export. Icon is ready to use. If You are not comfortable with Photoshop,
GIMP and any other programs, Then You can use a free to use website Remove.BG for quick
background removal with ease. All You need to do is upload the image to
Remove.BG. It will take 5 to 10 seconds to remove the
background. You can now download PNG file of uploaded
photo. After download PNG file, Visit ICOConverter.Com
to convert it to ICO format. Click on choose file to upload PNG file. Leave everything default and click Convert. The download is complete. You can now use it to replace any icon. If You don’t have time or don’t like to use
image editing software then There is a workaround for you. There are tons of websites on the internet
offering paid and free PNG and ICO files. PNG images can be converted to ICO files afterwards
using an online or offline converter. You can use PNG and ICO files for personal
and commercial use. Team Simple Tutorials hope Today’s video has
been informative and helpful to you. Please use the comment section for your questions,
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