Pixelformer rc3
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Pixelformer is a graphic editor specialized in working with icons. Download Pixelformer for free to modify and convert your icons into anything your want


A professional tool to create icons

November 4, 2010
8 / 10

Pixelformer is a program developed exclusively to create all kinds of icons, that can end up working as buttons in any web design or shortcut icons for applications, files or favorites, among many other possibilities.

The interface is very similar to that of many drawing programs, because it has several brushes, all kinds of tools to crop images, various color palettes and, furthermore, a mode to paint by pixels, something that will allow you to obtain the maximum detail level in any icon.

Other noteworthy functions are:

  • Capacity to create icons bigger than 256x256.
  • Support for various color depths.
  • Dynamic color palettes.
  • Collection of masks and effects.
  • Possibility to expand its functions by means of plug-ins.

The program offers support for JPG, PSD, PNG, TGA, BMP, CUR, ICO, ICL, EXE, DLL and OCX, so that it perfectly covers the needs of any designer.

Discover the best way to create your own icons, thanks to Pixelformer.

Héctor Hernández

As a technology journalist with over 12 years of experience in the world of software and apps, I have had the opportunity to try all kinds of devices and operating systems over the years. I have done from software or mobile applications reviews...

Antony Peel

Antony Peel