MacOS Classic - MacOS X PPC - MacOS X Intel - Windows


REALbasic 2009r1 or later. (REALbasic 2010r5 or later for Cocoa support)


TypeLib 6.1 or later.


A REALbasic plugin to retrieve file Icons, icns Icons from files and MacOS System defined icons.

  • Can read all sizes (including 128x128) of File Icons on MacOS systems.
  • Can read grayscale icon masks on MacOS systems.
  • Can read 16x16 and 32x32 Icons on Windows systems.
  • Is PPC - Carbon and Win32 compatible.
  • Will automatically switch to old Icon API on old MacOS systems that don't support the modern Icon API.
  • Can read system defined icons on MacOS systems.

    Some parts of this plugin were originally created by:Mac-X- SoftWare


    To install IconLib you have to create a folder called Plugins in the same folder as your REALbasic application is located in and drop the IconLib and TypeLib into it.


    This product is a commercial software, only registered users are allowed to use it.

    Einhugur Software will disable all serial numbers found on Internet and all serial numbers of decoded plugins that have illegally been posted on Internet.

    Einhugur Software and the author, are in no way responsible for the bugs that might be found in this product. However, Einhugur Software will do its best to fix the bugs.

    Officially we only support versions noted above and up to current official (not alpha or beta versions) version of REALbasic at the date of when this plugin is published. We cannot predict what changes might come in future versions of REALbasic.

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