.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

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

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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
.ORA Unknown Developer Raster Image Files OpenRaster Image File
.DIB The GIMP Development Team Raster Image Files Device Independent Bitmap File
.PNM XnSoft Raster Image Files Portable Any Map Image
.TIFF XnSoft Raster Image Files Tagged Image File Format
.DIC National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Raster Image Files DICOM Image File
.XBM Unknown Developer Raster Image Files X11 Bitmap Graphic
.JFI Joint Photographic Experts Group Raster Image Files JPEG File Interchange Image
.TGA Avid Technology Raster Image Files Targa Graphic
.CR2 Canon Inc. Camera Raw Files Canon Digital Camera Raw Image File
.GIH Gimpel Software Raster Image Files GIMP Image Hose File

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