How to pass an image to icoConvert image files is icons (. Ico)
If you want to customize Windows by using different icons in each folder, you need to spend any image (jpg, gif, png, etc) to the extension. ico.
To do this we have several options. One is using specific programs that handle transform any image into an icon, for example Image2Ico.
But if you want to avoid installing a program, then we give two examples to pass an image. ico.
Creating icons with Paint
Paint is a tool that is in all Windows PC. With this simple soft image editor we can create icons as follows:
Open the image
Go to File – save as
Under Type select the bitmap 24 bits option (bmp;. . Dib) and name placed at the end. ico, eg nuevoicono. ico
Ready, and have the image transformed for use as an icon.
Online applications to convert files. ico
Sometimes some images are not to be perfect through Paint, so the best solution, if you have Internet, is to use an online site to pass an image. ico.
The page is Convertico. com. The only difficulty is that only accepts image is PNG or ICO, so if you have a JPG or GIF format can open it in Paint, and then save it as PNG convertico use. com to transform it.