How to open .icns file format?

The probably reason why you are at this website is a problem with opening .icns file. The full name of the file is Mac OS X Icon Resource File. If the double-click on the file’s icon shows you a message that additional programs are needed to open the file, you’ll find the list of helpful programs in the bottom of the page.The developer of this format is Apple.

.icns file extension (Mac OS X Icon Resource File)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
System Files Apple Mac OS X Icon Resource File
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Programs using this file extension: .icns
ADS OS Software
Windows
Windows
  • Axialis IconWorkshop
  • Inkscape
MAC OS
MAC
  • Apple Preview
  • Apple Icon Composer
  • Icon Machine
  • Iconographer
  • Folder Icon X
  • Inkscape
  • Snap Converter
  • Adobe Photoshop CC with IconBuilder for Macintosh plugin
Linux
Linux
  • Inkscape


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