If you are the artistic type who likes to design or re-design the icons on your computer, then you might appreciate the feature-set of M-Icon Editor, a dedicated software solution that enables you to easily modify ICO files or create new ones.
The application runs smoothly on any computer where .NET Framework 4.0 is installed and it comes with user-friendly interface that encourages even beginners to start experimenting with icon editing.
You can select an existing icon by loading an ICO file or you can extract it from other types of formats, such as EXE, ICL, DLL, OCX, CPL or SRC.
You can also build a new icon from scratch - you get to specify the target size and colors, so you can rest assured the output will match your expectations and requirements.
At this point, the main window of M-Icon Editor becomes your virtual canvas and you can draw whatever you see fit; you can also insert shapes, such as rectangles, circles or lines, as well as select and move areas around.
In addition, you can zoom in or out on your project, which can come in handy if you want to work on the tiniest details of your icon. You can also enable or disable the grid, as you see fit.
When it comes to the colors you can rely on, M-Icon Editor allows you to select the shade you like best from the built-in palette or you can paste any HEX code; alternatively, you can also adjust the values of red, green and blue to your linking, while also modifying the icon’s transparency.
All in all, M-Icon Editor comes in handy to all those who want to get complete liberty when it comes to designing or modifying icons. Those who are pleased with its performance can go ahead and purchase a license so as to use it beyond the evaluation period.