Re: making icons



Trevor L.
07-09-2005, 11:12 PM
Thanks, CurtB

IrfanView is a well known and well recommended piece of software. Many of
the pros who are regulars to this NG have mentioned it and I have used for
quite a while without problems

Thanks again for your concern
--
Cheers,
Trevor L.
Website: http://tandcl.homemail.com.au

CurtB wrote:
> Just a heads up here... speaking in general terms without any
> knowledge of the specific software Trevor mentioned, you should be
> aware that free icon editors have been known to include spyware.
>
> "Trevor L." wrote:
>
>> Hi eza,
>>
>> I wanted to do this to put an icon in my IE address bar. It has not
>> yet worked, but that is beside the point (well, at least for you).
>>
>> I suggest you download the free IrfanView from www.irfanview.com.
>>
>> You then open your jpeg file with IrfanView and you can save in a
>> variety of formats including ICO.
>>
>> --
>> Cheers,
>> Trevor L.
>> Website: http://tandcl.homemail.com.au
>>
>> eza wrote:
>>> how can i make my own icons from jpegs of bmp files?
>>
>>
>> I choose Polesoft Lockspam to fight spam, and you?
>> http://www.polesoft.com/refer.html

CurtB
07-09-2005, 11:12 PM
Trevor, That's good to know. I might use it some time. Thanks.

"Trevor L." wrote:

> Thanks, CurtB
>
> IrfanView is a well known and well recommended piece of software. Many of
> the pros who are regulars to this NG have mentioned it and I have used for
> quite a while without problems
>
> Thanks again for your concern
> --
> Cheers,
> Trevor L.
> Website: http://tandcl.homemail.com.au
>
> CurtB wrote:
> > Just a heads up here... speaking in general terms without any
> > knowledge of the specific software Trevor mentioned, you should be
> > aware that free icon editors have been known to include spyware.
> >
> > "Trevor L." wrote:
> >
> >> Hi eza,
> >>
> >> I wanted to do this to put an icon in my IE address bar. It has not
> >> yet worked, but that is beside the point (well, at least for you).
> >>
> >> I suggest you download the free IrfanView from www.irfanview.com.
> >>
> >> You then open your jpeg file with IrfanView and you can save in a
> >> variety of formats including ICO.
> >>
> >> --
> >> Cheers,
> >> Trevor L.
> >> Website: http://tandcl.homemail.com.au
> >>
> >> eza wrote:
> >>> how can i make my own icons from jpegs of bmp files?
> >>
> >>
> >> I choose Polesoft Lockspam to fight spam, and you?
> >> http://www.polesoft.com/refer.html
>
>
>


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