What's the location (path) of these icons/buttons for OSX Lion? what is the width, height? What is it called? Finder Icon or Finder Button ?

Sample image

  • The third one is from Dropbox actually...
    – nohillside
    Dec 12, 2011 at 18:14
  • i am asking their physical locations (posix path) not their names...
    – vigo
    Dec 16, 2011 at 11:29

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These icons are located at:


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    – lhf
    Aug 11, 2012 at 1:43

They are located in an Apple Asset Catalog proprietary .car archive format at:


There are also other .car files in that folder with icon images for various system display settings.

You can browse and export images from the Assets.car file by using the AssetCatalogTinkerer tool:


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