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Open ICO file extension

File Type: (Graphic file)

Compatible with (WinXP, Vista and Win7)

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Notes about the .ICO file extension:

.ICOThe Icon (ICO) file format is an image file format for icons in Microsoft Windows. ICO files store images with multiple sizes and color depths and can be modified to create custom icons. This allows icons for files, folders, or programs to be displayed with different resolutions and color depths in Graphical User Interface (GUI). File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system. Scan your system to identify and fix ICO file extension errors.

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Compatible with Window XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10

Detailed information for file extension ICO :

Primary association: Windows Icon

Company: Microsoft Corporation

Mime type: image/ico, image/x-icon, application/ico, application/x-ico, application/x-win-bitmap, image/x-win-bitmap, application/octet-stream

Identifying characters Hex: 00 00 01 00 , ASCII:

Reference: ICO on Wikipedia , view more extensions

Related links: IrfanView ,Microangelo ,Ima

File type ICO's association with other applications are:

  • GIMP (Icon) by The GIMP Team

    The GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages. Related links: XnView, CKNOW GIMP Info

  • OS/2 Icon

    The Mime types used with this association are: application/octet-stream. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 42 41 , ASCII: BA

  • Sun Icon/Cursor

    Related links: XnView

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