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The verify panel allows you to quickly check if your icon has extra or missing resources for the target platform and OS.
IconBuilder uses 8-bit resources when saving BMPs and GIFs and 32-bit resources for saving TIFFs and PNGs.
This grid is the Resource List and represents all the icon resources that can be compiled into a single icon.
For the best results, we recommend designing 16x16 versions by hand in Photoshop with pixel-clicking.
We recommend you consult the Tutorial that comes with the IconBuilder download to learn more about Open/Drop icons.
Please consult the Tutorial that comes included with your IconBuilder download, or follow quick start guide here.
Some tips and trick when using IconBuilder with Photoshop include magnification levels, naming layers and more.
The startup delay encourages you to purchase the full software. This delay is removed upon registration.
Be sure to set IconBuilder to save as a folder with a custom icon applied to it, or the Finder won't display it properly.
This problem is a bug in Tiger and is not related to IconBuilder. Try using our free IconExaminer app instead.
The Iconfactory search engine is a great tool to help you find whatever you are looking for. We have associated keywords with all of the content available on the site. These keywords span icon sets, desktop pictures, iPulse Jackets, software products, support items, design services projects and even news page postings.
In order to make it easy for you to find what you are looking for, we have built some features into our search engine that allow you to customize your search: