.ICO File Overview

File Extension: ICO
File Type Description: Icon File
File Type Developer: The GIMP Development Team
Primary Associated Software: GIMP
Primary Software Developer: The GIMP Development Team

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What is File Extension ICO?

The ICO file extension is a Icon File file developed originally by Apple for Apple Preview. Internal website statistics show that ICO files are most popular with users in United States and those running the Windows 10 operating system. Generally, we have found that most of these people are Google Chrome users.

Associated Developers and Software

FastStone Image Viewer by FastStone Software
ACD Systems ACDSee by ACD Systems
IcoFX by IcoFX Software
Microsoft Paint by Microsoft Corporation
Apple Preview by Apple
IconEdit2 by Dmitry Kozhinov
Paint 3D by Microsoft Corporation
IconCool Studio by Newera Software Technology, Inc.
IrfanView by Open Source
Axialis IconWorkshop by Axialis Company
Lemkesoft GraphicConverter by Lemkesoft
Sib Icon Editor by SibCode
GIMP by The GIMP Development Team
IvanView by IvanView
Microsoft Windows Photos by Microsoft Corporation

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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Other File Types Related to ICO Files

Extension File Type Developer File Category File Type Description
.XPM XnSoft Raster Image Files X11 Pixmap Graphic
.SUN Sun Microsystems Raster Image Files Sun Raster Graphic File
.PEF Pentax Camera Raw Files Pentax Digital Camera Raw Image Format
.WMF Microsoft Corporation Vector Image Files Windows Metafile
.GIH Gimpel Software Raster Image Files GIMP Image Hose File
.X-PNG The Pixelmator Team Raster Image Files Portable Network Graphics
.GIF The GIMP Development Team Raster Image Files Graphical Interchange Format File
.PCX ZSoft Corporation Raster Image Files Paintbrush Bitmap Image File
.RAW Unknown Developer Camera Raw Files Raw Image Data File
.XWD Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet Raster Image Files X Windows Dump Image

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