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 have found 3 software records in our database eligible for .icon to .svg file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert icon to svg 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 icon file
to svg file
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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 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
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 icon to svg 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.