.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

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

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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
.RGB Silicon Graphics, Inc. Raster Image Files RGB Bitmap
.RL8 Microsoft Corporation Graphic Files Windows Bitmap Image
.XBM Unknown Developer Raster Image Files X11 Bitmap Graphic
.PNG The Pixelmator Team Raster Image Files Portable Network Graphics
.DIB The GIMP Development Team Raster Image Files Device Independent Bitmap File
.FITS Open Source Raster Image Files Flexible Image Transport System File
.SR Sun Microsystems Raster Image Files Sun Raster Image File
.DDS Microsoft Corporation Raster Image Files DirectDraw Surface
.RAW Unknown Developer Camera Raw Files Raw Image Data File
.APM Adobe Systems Incorporated Raster Image Files Aldus Placeable Metafile Image

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