Save a Windows« icon as Macintosh« format

It could be useful to save an opened Windows« icon to Macintosh«. This is an handy way to convert and icon from one system to another. Various file formats are available for saving Macintosh« icons:

Saving a Windows« icon using a Macintosh« format

1. Open a Macintosh« icon. Choose File/Save As

2. Choose File/Save As, select Macintosh« (ICNS, RSC or BIN) as file type and specify a new name.

or

2. Choose File/Save As Macintosh« Icon... (Ctrl+Alt+S), select the Macintosh« file format (see above) and specify a new name.

or

2. Click the following button on the toolbar, select the Macintosh« file format (see above) and specify a new name for this icon.

3. Click on the Save button

 

Remark about the Macintosh« icon format

The following table shows the common Macintosh« image formats:

Macintosh« icon format is not open. You cannot add image formats which are not defined in Macintosh« icon specifications. See above, some image formats are not available.

During the save operation you may be prompted to confirm loss of Windows« specific image formats not available in Macintosh« icons.