Edit Windows icons in color depths up to 32-bit True Color. Create smooth icons for Windows Vista. Import and export ICO, BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, CUR, ANI, PSD, WMF formats. Apply drop shadow, smooth, roll effects. Customize desktop and folder icons.
Version: 3.37Aha-Soft IconXP allows you to edit all Windows XP / Vista / 7/8 / 10 icons and customize the Windows XP desktop appearance.
License: Free To Try $29.95
Operating System: Windows
It supports all icon formats used in Windows (smooth transparency and other visual effects). Using this program you can create and edit icons in either standard or custom sizes, with color depths up to 32-bit True Color with 8-bit alpha channel.
Paint tools include: color replacer, color selector, spray can, pencil, brush, flood fill, text tool, line tool, rectangle, curve, ellipse, 3d frame. Modifiers can also be used to apply color gradients and chess fills. For Windows icons, you get to add cool drop shadow and smooth effects.
IconXP supports .ico, .ani, .cur, .wmf, .emf, .bmp, .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, .png, .xpm, .xbm, .wbmp, Mac OS icons and Adobe Photoshop .psd file formats. You can import images from screen captures.
IconXP allows you to import, export and change color palettes for icon images.
IconXP allows you to change standard Windows XP icons (it does not change higher Windows versions), folder icons and customize desktop attributes.
You can easily replace, colorize and save the icons Windows uses to display various objects - My Computer, Recycle Bin, Internet, Start menu items, drives, system folders and your own folders. You can also hide or change shortcut overlays. There are also commands that change the desktop icons size and color resolution, and rebuild the icon cache.
Version 3.37: Ability to import PNG8 images with alpha channel
Version 3.35: Added: Ability to create 768x768 icons for Windows 10. Added: Support for PNG-encoded 1024x1024 Mac OS X icons.
Version 3.34: Added: Inner Shadow effect; Support for 1024x1024 Mac OS icons. Fixed: Small bugs.
Version 3.21: Added: Color selection for Drop Shadow effect
Version 3.18: Improved: undo and redo operations
Version 3.17: Fixed: small bugs.
Version 3.11: 32-bit icons bug is fixed.
Version 3.10: Support for Unicode characters, ability to customize file type icons, improved icon test tool.