Windows 7 goes gold! The exciting new features, improved reliability and fresh looks of the new OS will sure make it a killer OS. However, the new user interface mean updated graphical style, new images and icons used throughout Windows 7 tools and applications. What will this mean for you as a software developer or a webmaster?
To make sure your applications look up to date and in line with the new Windows, you need to update their graphical style with new icons. Fortunately, Windows 7 icons are no different from icons used in Windows Vista. This time around, Microsoft has decided to use the style that’s proven successful with the users. Regardless of the same style used in Windows 7 icons, there are many new images included with Windows 7 that were not there in Windows Vista.
A group of developers at icons-windows7.com has taken the challenge to extract and collect all icons from the numerous utilities, tools, and resource libraries found in Windows 7 and publish them online. Today, you can download Windows 7 icons to make sure your software looks up to date by matching their style against the style used in Windows 7 icons.
In order to create the complete collection Windows 7 icons, a special tool was used to read all executable files and DLL libraries found in Windows 7 in order to locate and extract all available Windows 7 icons. After that, the icons were checked for duplicates, with repeating Windows 7 icons removed, and only one copy of each image left. The remaining Windows 7 icons were packed into a library of 430 Windows 7 icons, which is now made available for free download.
To ensure proper compatibility of your applications, download Windows 7 icons and check them out. Download Windows 7 icons free and make sure you implemented the style right in your software or Web sites!
Technically, you are getting icons drawn and owned by Microsoft and used in Windows 7. The set of downloadable Windows 7 icons contains 430 Windows 7 icons in resolutions of 256×256, 64×64, 48×48, 32×32, and 16×16 pixels. All Windows 7 icons are available for free download in Windows ICO and PNG formats. Download Windows 7 icons free of charge from www.icons-windows7.com!