Some image editors can create program icons from both bitmap or vector images. However, the resulting image will always be bitmap.
Convert XML based scalable vector graphics format to Icon image file.
We found 3 software records in the database related to .svg to .icon file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert svg to icon on Windows
A free graphics and photo editor and authoring tool
Convert from svg file format
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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 svg to icon. 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 svg to icon on OS X
Mac version of the popular graphics editor
Linux/Unix software - convert svg to icon on Linux
GNU Image Manipulation Program