Convert ICO Files to GIF in Java

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About GroupDocs.Conversion for Java API

GroupDocs.Conversion for Java is an advanced file formats conversion API to convert between popular images and document formats like Microsoft Office, OpenDocument, PDF, HTML, Email, CAD and many more using a few lines of code. The native API auto-detects the source document formats and offers a plenty of options to customize the converted documents. Along with the document information-extraction feature, it also supports caching conversion result to the local disk by default. However any type of cache storage can be supported by implementing appropriate interfaces – Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Windows Azure, Reddis or any other.

Steps for Converting ICO to GIF in Java

GroupDocs.Conversion makes it easy for developers to convert the ICO file to GIF in few lines of code.

  • Create a new instance of Converter class and load the ICO file with full path
  • Set ConvertOptions for the GIF document type
  • Call the convert() method and pass the document name (full path) and format (GIF) as parameter

System Requirements

A basic conversion with GroupDocs.Conversion for Java APIs can be done with just a few lines of code. Our APIs are supported on all major platforms and operating systems. Before executing the code below, please make sure that you have the following prerequisites installled on your system.

  • Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, MacOS
  • Development Environment: NetBeans, Intellij IDEA, Eclipse etc
  • Java Runtime Environment: J2SE 6.0 and above
  • Get the latest version of GroupDocs.Conversion for Java from Maven

// Load the source ICO file to be converted
Converter converter = new Converter("input.ico");
// Get the convert options ready for the target GIF format
ConvertOptions convertOptions = new FileType().fromExtension("gif").getConvertOptions();
// Convert to GIF format
converter.convert("output.gif", convertOptions);

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About GIF File Format

A GIF or Graphical Interchange Format is a type of highly compressed image. Owned by Unisys, GIF uses the LZW compression algorithm that does not degrade the image quality. For each image GIF typically allow up to 8 bits per pixel and up to 256 colors are allowed across the image. In contrast to a JPEG image, which can display up to 16 million colors and fairly touches the limits of the human eye.

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Other Supported Conversions

You can also convert ICO into many other file formats. Please see the complete list below.

ICO TO EPUB

(Digital E-Book File Format)

ICO TO XPS

(Open XML Paper Specification)

ICO TO TEX

(LaTeX Source Document)

ICO TO PPT

(PowerPoint Presentation)

ICO TO PPS

(Microsoft PowerPoint Slide Show)

ICO TO PPTX

(PowerPoint Open XML Presentation)

ICO TO PPSX

(PowerPoint Open XML Slide Show)

ICO TO ODP

(OpenDocument Presentation File Format)

ICO TO OTP

(Origin Graph Template)

ICO TO POTX

(Microsoft PowerPoint Open XML Template)

ICO TO POTM

(Microsoft PowerPoint Template)

ICO TO PPTM

(Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation)

ICO TO PPSM

(Microsoft PowerPoint Slide Show)

ICO TO XLS

(Microsoft Excel Binary File Format)

ICO TO XLSX

(Microsoft Excel Open XML Spreadsheet)

ICO TO XLSM

(Microsoft Excel Macro-Enabled Spreadsheet)

ICO TO XLSB

(Microsoft Excel Binary Spreadsheet File)

ICO TO ODS

(Open Document Spreadsheet)

ICO TO XLTX

(Microsoft Excel Open XML Template)

ICO TO XLTM

(Microsoft Excel Macro-Enabled Template)

ICO TO TSV

(Tab Separated Values File)

ICO TO XLAM

(Microsoft Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)

ICO TO CSV

(Comma Separated Values File)

ICO TO DOC

(Microsoft Word Document)

ICO TO DOCM

(Microsoft Word Macro-Enabled Document)

ICO TO DOCX

(Microsoft Word Open XML Document)

ICO TO DOT

(Microsoft Word Document Template)

ICO TO DOTM

(Microsoft Word Macro-Enabled Template)

ICO TO DOTX

(Word Open XML Document Template)

ICO TO RTF

(Rich Text File Format)

ICO TO ODT

(Open Document Text)

ICO TO OTT

(Open Document Template)

ICO TO TXT

(Plain Text File Format)

ICO TO MD

(Markdown)

ICO TO TIFF

(Tagged Image File Format)

ICO TO TIF

(Tagged Image File Format)

ICO TO JPG

(Joint Photographic Expert Group Image File)

ICO TO JPEG

(JPEG Image)

ICO TO PNG

(Portable Network Graphic)

ICO TO GIF

(Graphical Interchange Format File)

ICO TO BMP

(Bitmap File Format)

ICO TO ICO

(Microsoft Icon File)

ICO TO PSD

(Adobe Photoshop Document)

ICO TO WMF

(Windows Metafile)

ICO TO EMF

(Enhanced Metafile Format)

ICO TO WEBP

(Raster Web Image File Format)

ICO TO SVG

(Scalable Vector Graphics File)

ICO TO JP2

(JPEG 2000 Core Image File)

ICO TO EMZ

(Enhanced Windows Metafile Compressed)

ICO TO WMZ

(Windows Metafile Compressed)

ICO TO HTML

(Hyper Text Markup Language)

ICO TO MHT

(MIME Encapsulation of Aggregate HTML)

ICO TO MHTML

(MIME Encapsulation of Aggregate HTML)