Creating custom icons for your operating system can be difficult. That is if you are not a Photoshop pro or another image editing pro. So for those of you that lack in the creative ability like myself or just want to get some cool icons. Then this how to article can help. Here is how to get free icons for Mac OS X, Windows, or Linux.
Free Icons for any Operating System
We will be going to a website to get our free icons. Here is the link to the website if you can not control yourself. For the rest of us click the link and explore Iconlib.info. Iconlib.info is a huge database full of wonderful icons. You can search for specific icons or click on the links for some of the top icons and more.
There are literaly thousands of icons in this library. Take your time and find some of the best for your operating system. If you are happy with your icon choices you can close the browser window and start using them. Another cool not, especially for the creative folks, you can upload your icons. Due not that you can only upload icons that are cool. This isn’t’ a requirement for us, but from the website.
Iconlib.info is a great resource to find tons of icons for free. You can use them on any operating system, which includes Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. Swapping out your icons is a very easy process to. We will post an article on how to do this on each operating system. So those of us who do not know can learn how to do this. Also, if you have a favorite icon set, feel free to upload into there database and share your cool icons.