More Symbols, Buttons and Icons For Free

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We continue to collect best freeware1 and stock2 symbols, buttons and icons. Here are few sets we’ve stumbled upon over the last few weeks.

3IconCool4 collects Icons for Windows XP. There are 16 icon sets, which can be downloaded for free. Most of them include original icons from Microsoft. Links checked: June/04 2008 – 3 sets deleted.

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14 sets in .PSD-format6 for image editing in Photoshop. Themes are Documents, E-Mail, User, Weather, Folders, CDs, Books, Bullets and further toolbar-icons.

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The Gallery 2 Web Icon Set8, created by Paul Armstrong, includes 75 Mini-Icons. It is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).

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Web Control Icons Set10 doesn’t offer exceptional icons, however they might be just what you’are looking for developing a simple and user-friendly web-application. Public Domain icons are available in three sizes:

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Yellowpipe12 offers nice icon sets for MAC, Windows and Linux. Particularly interesting are Icons in Windows Vista13, which will be officially released in the beginning of 2007.

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Grey, but professional and serious – 40 Icons provided by e-lusion15.

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Toolbar Icons17 by Matt Ball

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Mini-Icons19, is it possible to create smaller icons?

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Icon Editors and Button Generators:

Footnotes

  1. 1 http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2006/09/03/symbols-buttons-and-icons-for-free/
  2. 2 http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2006/10/20/stock-icons-an-overview/
  3. 3 http://www.iconcool.com/xp-icons.htm
  4. 4 http://www.iconcool.com/xp-icons.htm
  5. 5 http://www.iconcool.com/xp-icons.htm
  6. 6 http://www.ganato.com/free_icons/free_icons.php
  7. 7 http://www.ganato.com/free_icons/free_icons.php
  8. 8 http://paularmstrongdesigns.com/projects/bwpx-icns/
  9. 9 http://paularmstrongdesigns.com/projects/bwpx-icns/
  10. 10 http://marko.isfoundhere.com/webcontrolicons.php
  11. 11 http://marko.isfoundhere.com/webcontrolicons.php
  12. 12 http://www.yellowpipe.com/yis/download/free-icons.php
  13. 13 http://www.yellowpipe.com/yis/download/vista-icons.php
  14. 14 http://www.yellowpipe.com/yis/download/vista-icons.php
  15. 15 http://e-lusion.com/design/greyscale/
  16. 16 http://e-lusion.com/design/greyscale/
  17. 17 http://www.cocoadev.com/index.pl?RoyaltyFreeIcons
  18. 18 http://www.cocoadev.com/index.pl?RoyaltyFreeIcons
  19. 19 http://urlgreyhot.com/personal/resources/mini_icons
  20. 20 http://urlgreyhot.com/personal/resources/mini_icons
  21. 21 http://icofx.xhost.ro/
  22. 22 http://free-icon-editor.com/
  23. 23 http://www.rw-designer.com/online_icon_maker.php
  24. 24 http://illustmaker.abi-station.com/index_en.shtml
  25. 25 http://www.antifavicon.com/
  26. 26 http://www.pixelbutton.com/eng
  27. 27 http://www.lucazappa.com/brilliantMaker/buttonImage.php
  28. 28 http://www.feedforall.com/public/rss-graphic-tool.htm

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  1. 1

    These are awesome! I LOVE your blog by the way Have a great weekend!

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  2. 2

    That’s just great! Thank you for sharing, these icons will certainly be helpful in the future!

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  3. 3

    Wow, you have made my day. I am desinging new website today and the icons have helped me a lot.

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  4. 4

    this is great, thanks

    wayne

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  5. 5

    Great as usual.Thanks for sharing.

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  6. 6

    Brilliant.

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  7. 7

    hey great stuff! keep it going :)

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  8. 8

    this is fabulous! thank you for posting this! :)

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  9. 9

    Some nice icons, thanks.

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  10. 10

    A great new resource for icons and other web design elements is: http://www.stemplate.com

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  11. 11

    i like this yellowpipe site :) these icons actually gives my computer a good and techy look. Now yellow pipe is the new one after vistaicons i saw on your other posts.

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  12. 12

    good stuff. thank you.

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  13. 13

    Thx A lot … this is the cool icons …

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  14. 14

    terima kasih banyak……

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  15. 15

    hello i was searching for the button like “my family” nad my “friend” i was not able to find it i hope next time i visit this site you have it laready thanks for reading….

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  16. 16

    Длинновато, можно чуть покороче?

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  17. 17

    Abu Daud(September 10th,2009,10:10)

    September 9, 2009 7:05 am

    i got what i wanted, this site is really efficient….thank you…!

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  18. 18

    Is it possible to have the Firefox icon instead of Explorer?

    Thanks!

    Ben from Tonnelle de jardin

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  19. 19

    Hi

    This is a great resource fir designers, I will add you onto our Resource Links for VIZeBooks

    Is that okay?

    Best
    Angie Patchell

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