Adding icons to menu items in context list

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http://stackoverflow.com – Hi guys I am trying to add icons to the list of items in my context menu triggered when the user long clicks on a list view item. The list is displaying fine along with the context menu, the only thing I seem to be having difficulty with is setting the icons. This is my context menu xml file. <item android:id="@+id/delete_item" android:title="Delete" android:icon="@drawable/delete" /> <item android:id="@+id/edit_item" android:title="Edit" android:icon="@drawable/edit"/> The only thing I wonder that might be throwing it off is perhaps the image sizes, do they have to be a speci (HowTos)