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
A free graphics and photo editor and authoring tool
Convert from ico 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 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
Mac version of the popular graphics editor
Linux/Unix software - convert ico to xcf on Linux
GNU Image Manipulation Program