Monthly Archives: December 2007

Below are 4 simple ways to convert a bmp to icon, using gdiplusx.
Those 2 blog posts were before we updated the library, adding the support for saving icons with good quality.

This sample uses 4 techniques, and creates 4 versions of icons from the same image file.
Before the conversion, it resizes the source image to the size of 16x16. this means that with this sample you can convert any image to ico file.

In the next release, we hope to deliver a complete solution for .ico files too, with very simplified code, offering great ico files support, that… Continue reading