Using programs like GIMP graphics editor it is possible to use some vector based ICONS and save them in SVG XML based format.
Convert Icon image file to XML based scalable vector graphics format.
We found 3 software records in the database related to .icon to .svg file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert icon to svg on Windows
A free graphics and photo editor and authoring tool
Convert from icon file format
|Yes, GIMP supports svg file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||Yes||svg editor||Yes||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned icon to svg. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert icon to svg on OS X
Mac version of the popular graphics editor
Linux/Unix software - convert icon to svg on Linux
GNU Image Manipulation Program