Files with ICB extension can be mostly found as Truevision Targa Images. Viewable in most image viewers and editors.

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ICB file extension - Truevision Targa format

What is icb file? How to open icb files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

icb file icon: icb filetype icon

The ICB file extension is also used for a special version of Truevision Targa format.

This is a format for storing bitmaps that was developed in conjunction with a number of video capture and graphics adapter boards for the PC and Macintosh. The format has thus become popular in the world of still-video editing.

The format was revised in 1989 to add support for new capabilities (thus there are "original" and "new" TGA formats). Fortunately, the "new" format is a superset of the "original", and many applications, even those designed around the "original" format, can read both types of files.

TGA files can contain monochrome images, color images with a palette, and 16-bit, 24-bit and 32-bit TrueColor images. 16-bit images, are usually the most commonly encountered.

TGA files can be uncompressed, or compressed using a Run-length compression scheme.

The "new" TARGA format also can store additional information, including information about when/how the file was created, application specific data, and a thumbnail version of the main image known as a "Postage-stamp image".

Same extension was also used for another bitmap format called Image Capture Board format.

Help how to open ICB files:

Use any common graphic viewer with Targa support.

How to convert file with extension ICB:

There is no specific information in the database, about how to convert this file extension.
For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert bitmap files

Find converter to icb file type:

raw to icb

List of software applications associated to the .icb file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open icb file, edit icb file, convert icb file, view icb file, play icb file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the icb files.

  • Open icb file
  • Save icb file
  • Edit icb file
  • View icb file
  • Import icb file

Software that open icb file - Truevision Targa format

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