GIMP graphics editor supports opening and editing of icon files (.ico, icon) and can exported them to its default XCF format. There doesn't seem to be any other way to perform ico to xcf conversion as XCF format is exclusive to GIMP. You can download GIMP for free.
Convert Icon image to GIMP XCF bitmap image.
We have found 3 software records in our database eligible for .ico to .xcf file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert ico to xcf on Windows
GIMP is a free graphic and photo editor used to photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. GIMP is able to expand its features with plug-ins and extensions.
Convert from ico file
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to xcf file
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 ico to xcf. 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 ico to xcf on OS X
GIMP for Mac is a free graphic and photo editor that allows users to retouch photos, compose images etc. GIMP is able to expand its features with plug-ins and extensions.
Linux/Unix software - convert ico to xcf on Linux
GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages.