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icns2png — convert Mac OS icns files to png images


icns2png [-x|-l] [options] [file ... ]


icns2png extracts images from mac .icns files, and exports them to png format.


-l, --list

List the contents of one or more icns images

-x, --extract
Extract one or more icons to png images
-o, --output

Where to place extracted files. If not specified, icons will be extracted to the same path as the source file.

-d, --depth

Sets the pixel depth of the icons to extract. (1,4,8,32)

-s, --size

Sets the width and height of the icons to extract. (16,48,etc) Sizes 16x12, 16x16, 32x32, 48x48, 128x128, etc. are also valid.

-h, --help

Displays this help message.

-v, --version
Displays the version information


icns2png -x anicon.icns            # Extract all icon found in anicon.icns
icns2png -x -s 48 anicon.icns      # Extract all 48x48 32-bit icons
icns2png -x -s 32 -d 1 anicon.icns # Extract all 32x32 1-bit icons
icns2png -l anicon.icns            # Lists the icons contained in anicon.icns


Written by Mathew Eis


March 2008 icns2png 1.5 User Commands