If you're looking to convert a png file to an ico format, but aren't sure how to proceed, this guide will help you. We provide two different solutions for converting a png file to ico format.
You can rename your png file to .ico, but first you will need to perform the below manipulation:
From Windows Explorer:
Note: Don't forget to re-check the "Hide extensions for file types is known" option.
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- Click on "Tools" then "Folder Options "
- Click on the "View" tab
- Then in the Advanced section, uncheck "Hide extensions for file types is known"
- Then rename your file as .ico.