Using FontAwesome 5.1.x for Vue.js

Jun 1, 2019

Install libraries.

yarn add @fortawesome/fontawesome-svg-coreyarn add @fortawesome/free-solid-svg-iconsyarn add @fortawesome/vue-fontawesome

NOTE: npm equivalent of yarn add is npm install PACKAGE --save


import { library } from '@fortawesome/fontawesome-svg-core';import { faSpinner, faCheck } from '@fortawesome/free-solid-svg-icons';import { FontAwesomeIcon } from '@fortawesome/vue-fontawesome';library.add(faSpinner, faCheck);Vue.component('font-awesome-icon', FontAwesomeIcon);

Usage in vue Single File Components (.vue)

  • Rotating Spinner
  • Check
<template>  <div>    <font-awesome-icon :icon="['fas', 'spinner']" pulse size="lg" />    <font-awesome-icon :icon="icon" />    <font-awesome-icon icon="computedIcon" />  </div></template><script>import { faCheck } from '@fortawesome/free-solid-svg-icons';export default {  data () {    return {      icon: faCheck    }  },  computed: {    computedIcon () {      return faCheck    }  }}</script>


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