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What's wrong with png2ico?
Sorry if it's free, but you can make a donation. :-)
Load a 16x16 and 32x32 png in the same directory as png2ico, navigate to the directory in the command window, type
png2ico [destination filename].ico [file1] [file2]
. . . . and it's done.
rocknbil, OK, I will try that one but understand me I have been almost taken in "garbage land" more that once while searching.... So coming from you, I believe that indeed it is clean.
However I am returning the compliment by asking:
Is there anyone of those for a fee?
I run a small biz and rather rely on something that I could own. if not point me to a tutorial (including PHP if possible) and I'll learn how to make my own favicon thanks.
<edit> typo </edit>
[ ...] msdn.microsoft.com BeaJones
I've used Microangelo. It will create desktop icons, pointers and I've used it for favicons. Demaestro
I use Photoshop CS3
There is a free plug-in that works for Illustrator as well as Photoshop
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edited by: Demaestro at 3:28 pm (utc) on July 28, 2008] henry0
Thanks all, appreciated your input
Anyone viewing this thread should follow Coopster's link, it reveals the .ico meat!
I use The GIMP - latest version gives you the various .ico options on Save As and the option of PNG compression.
Interesting; I sometimes use it too, got to upgrade. As a matter of facts before starting this thread I looked for it in my Gimp (only about 18 months old) it was not a saving option bcolflesh
Name the file whatever.ico and Save - the .ico options window pops up. lavazza
[ ...] irfanview.net lighting
you can get icons form snip it offer .ico type files download.
but if you want to use only as favicon for web site, it is a litter bigger.
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