From Just Solve the File Format Problem
ToyBox icon is an icon format associated with ToyBox (including ToyBox II), a graphical menu system for DOS developed by Virtual Magic Software.
ToyBox was succeeded by Magic Desk -- see Magic Desk icon. Unfortunately, while the ToyBox and Magic Desk icon formats are often indistinguishable, they use different color palettes, and must be interpreted differently.
Known files start with
0x1f 0x1f, and are 515 bytes in size.
The byte at offset 2 is observed to be either
Note that this does not necessarily distinguish the format from Magic Desk icon.
- Some examples are incuded in the ToyBox distribution files.
- toyicn01.zip (the 515-byte files)