Gear font awesome icon Usage,CSS Class Name,SVG & CSS Content Code

Gear font awesome icon css class name is fa-gear and CSS Content Code is \f013.

Gear font awesome icon is part of solid icons.

Gear font awesome icon usage

We can display Gear font awesome icon using 3 different ways depending upon our requirement.

  1. Using CSS Class Name

  2. Using CSS Content Code

  3. Using SVG

Gear font awesome icon CSS class name

To display Gear font awesome icon, add predefined class name i.e.,fa-gear (with prefix fa-) to the i tag.

And we need to add corresponding font awesome icon style for the Gear icon.

Gear icon has 1 icon style i.e.,solid. We need to append icon style class fas.

<i class='fas fa-gear'></i>

Output:

Gear font awesome icon CSS Content Code

We can display Gear font awesome icon using it’s CSS Content Code \f013

Use the following HTML code

<li><span class='Gear fontawesomeicon'></span>Gear</li>

Apply CSS code

<style> 
.fontawesomeicon::before {
    display: inline-block;
    text-rendering: auto;
    -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased;
 }

.Gear::before {
   font: var(--fa-font-solid);
    content: ' \f013';
 }</style>

Output:

  • Gear
  • For the detailed tutorial visit https://www.angularjswiki.com/fontawesome/csscontentcode/

    Gear font awesome icon SVG

    Use the following icon SVG to display Gear font awesome icon.

    <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 512 512"><!--! Font Awesome Free 6.2.0 by @fontawesome - https://fontawesome.com License - https://fontawesome.com/license/free (Icons: CC BY 4.0, Fonts: SIL OFL 1.1, Code: MIT License) Copyright 2022 Fonticons, Inc. --><path d="M495.9 166.6c3.2 8.7 .5 18.4-6.4 24.6l-43.3 39.4c1.1 8.3 1.7 16.8 1.7 25.4s-.6 17.1-1.7 25.4l43.3 39.4c6.9 6.2 9.6 15.9 6.4 24.6c-4.4 11.9-9.7 23.3-15.8 34.3l-4.7 8.1c-6.6 11-14 21.4-22.1 31.2c-5.9 7.2-15.7 9.6-24.5 6.8l-55.7-17.7c-13.4 10.3-28.2 18.9-44 25.4l-12.5 57.1c-2 9.1-9 16.3-18.2 17.8c-13.8 2.3-28 3.5-42.5 3.5s-28.7-1.2-42.5-3.5c-9.2-1.5-16.2-8.7-18.2-17.8l-12.5-57.1c-15.8-6.5-30.6-15.1-44-25.4L83.1 425.9c-8.8 2.8-18.6 .3-24.5-6.8c-8.1-9.8-15.5-20.2-22.1-31.2l-4.7-8.1c-6.1-11-11.4-22.4-15.8-34.3c-3.2-8.7-.5-18.4 6.4-24.6l43.3-39.4C64.6 273.1 64 264.6 64 256s.6-17.1 1.7-25.4L22.4 191.2c-6.9-6.2-9.6-15.9-6.4-24.6c4.4-11.9 9.7-23.3 15.8-34.3l4.7-8.1c6.6-11 14-21.4 22.1-31.2c5.9-7.2 15.7-9.6 24.5-6.8l55.7 17.7c13.4-10.3 28.2-18.9 44-25.4l12.5-57.1c2-9.1 9-16.3 18.2-17.8C227.3 1.2 241.5 0 256 0s28.7 1.2 42.5 3.5c9.2 1.5 16.2 8.7 18.2 17.8l12.5 57.1c15.8 6.5 30.6 15.1 44 25.4l55.7-17.7c8.8-2.8 18.6-.3 24.5 6.8c8.1 9.8 15.5 20.2 22.1 31.2l4.7 8.1c6.1 11 11.4 22.4 15.8 34.3zM256 336c44.2 0 80-35.8 80-80s-35.8-80-80-80s-80 35.8-80 80s35.8 80 80 80z"/></svg>
    
    

    Use the following HTML code

    <p>This <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 512 512"><!--! Font Awesome Free 6.2.0 by @fontawesome - https://fontawesome.com License - https://fontawesome.com/license/free (Icons: CC BY 4.0, Fonts: SIL OFL 1.1, Code: MIT License) Copyright 2022 Fonticons, Inc. --><path d="M495.9 166.6c3.2 8.7 .5 18.4-6.4 24.6l-43.3 39.4c1.1 8.3 1.7 16.8 1.7 25.4s-.6 17.1-1.7 25.4l43.3 39.4c6.9 6.2 9.6 15.9 6.4 24.6c-4.4 11.9-9.7 23.3-15.8 34.3l-4.7 8.1c-6.6 11-14 21.4-22.1 31.2c-5.9 7.2-15.7 9.6-24.5 6.8l-55.7-17.7c-13.4 10.3-28.2 18.9-44 25.4l-12.5 57.1c-2 9.1-9 16.3-18.2 17.8c-13.8 2.3-28 3.5-42.5 3.5s-28.7-1.2-42.5-3.5c-9.2-1.5-16.2-8.7-18.2-17.8l-12.5-57.1c-15.8-6.5-30.6-15.1-44-25.4L83.1 425.9c-8.8 2.8-18.6 .3-24.5-6.8c-8.1-9.8-15.5-20.2-22.1-31.2l-4.7-8.1c-6.1-11-11.4-22.4-15.8-34.3c-3.2-8.7-.5-18.4 6.4-24.6l43.3-39.4C64.6 273.1 64 264.6 64 256s.6-17.1 1.7-25.4L22.4 191.2c-6.9-6.2-9.6-15.9-6.4-24.6c4.4-11.9 9.7-23.3 15.8-34.3l4.7-8.1c6.6-11 14-21.4 22.1-31.2c5.9-7.2 15.7-9.6 24.5-6.8l55.7 17.7c13.4-10.3 28.2-18.9 44-25.4l12.5-57.1c2-9.1 9-16.3 18.2-17.8C227.3 1.2 241.5 0 256 0s28.7 1.2 42.5 3.5c9.2 1.5 16.2 8.7 18.2 17.8l12.5 57.1c15.8 6.5 30.6 15.1 44 25.4l55.7-17.7c8.8-2.8 18.6-.3 24.5 6.8c8.1 9.8 15.5 20.2 22.1 31.2l4.7 8.1c6.1 11 11.4 22.4 15.8 34.3zM256 336c44.2 0 80-35.8 80-80s-35.8-80-80-80s-80 35.8-80 80s35.8 80 80 80z"/></svg>
     Gear displayed using SVG</p>
    

    Apply CSS code

    
      <style>
        .fontawesomesvg {width: 1em;
          height: 1em;
          vertical-align: -.125em;
        }
      </style>
    
    

    Output:

    This Gear displayed using SVG

    Change Gear font awesome icon size

    To increase Gear font awesome icon size, use the fa-lg(33 % increase), fa-2x, fa-3x, fa-4x, or fa-5x classes along with icon class \f013. Increase in icon size will be relative to their parent container.

    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-lg'>fa-lg</i><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-2x'>fa-2x</i><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-3x'>fa-3x</i><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-4x'>fa-4x</i><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-5x'>fa-5x</i><br/>
    
    

    Output:

    fa-lg
    fa-2x
    fa-3x
    fa-4x
    fa-5x

    Gear font awesome icon with Fixed Width

    All the font awesome icons does not have same width.

    For example Gear icon and home icon may not have same height and width.

    So to display two icons with fixed width and height we can use fa-fw class.

    <i style='border:1px solid;' class='fas fa-gear fa-fw fa-3x'></i>Fixed Width<i style='border:1px solid;' class='fas fa-gear fa-3x'></i>Normal<br/>
    <i style='border:1px solid;' class='fas fa-home fa-fw fa-3x'></i>Fixed Width<i style='border:1px solid;' class='fas fa-home fa-3x'></i>Normal<br/>
    
    

    Output:

    Fixed WidthNormal
    Fixed WidthNormal

    Gear font awesome icon Border

    To add border to Gear font awesome icon, use fa-border class.

    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-border fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Pull Gear font awesome icon To the left

    To pull Gear icon to the left of the container use fa-pull-left class.

    <div style='width: 200px;'>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-pull-left fa-3x'></i>
      ... The text after Gear Icon will be displayed on the right side of the icon.
    </div>
    <div style = 'clear: both;'></div>
    

    Output:

    ... The text after Gear Icon will be displayed on the right side of the icon.

    Pull Gear font awesome icon To the left

    To pull Gear icon to the right of the container use fa-pull-right class.

    <div style='width: 200px;'>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-pull-right fa-3x'></i>
      ... The text after Gear Icon will be displayed on the left side of the icon.
    </div>
    <div style = 'clear: both;'></div>
    

    Output:

    ... The text after Gear Icon will be displayed on the left side of the icon.

    Animate Gear font awesome icon

    To animate Gear font awesome icon, use fa-spin class.

    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-spin fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Animate Gear font awesome icon with steps

    While animating the font awesome icon,We can rotate Gear icon in 8 steps instead of uniform rotation.

    We can use fa-pulse icon along with fa-spin class.

    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-spin fa-pulse fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Rotate Gear font awesome icon

    To rotate Gear font awesome icon, Use fa-rotate-x class

    Where ‘x’ represents degree of rotation.

    <div>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-3x'>R</i>normal<br/><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-rotate-90 fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-90<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-rotate-180  fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-180<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-rotate-270 fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-270<br/><br/>
    </div>
    

    Output:

    Rnormal

    R fa-rotate-90

    R fa-rotate-180

    R fa-rotate-270

    Flip Gear font awesome icon

    To flip Gear font awesome icon horizontally and vertically use fa-flip-horizontal and fa-flip-vertical classes.

    <div>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-3x'>F</i> Normal <br>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-flip-horizontal fa-3x'>F</i> fa-flip-horizontal<br>
    <i class='fas fa-gear fa-flip-vertical fa-3x'>F</i> fa-flip-vertical<br>
    </div>
    

    Output:

    F Normal
    F fa-flip-horizontal
    F fa-flip-vertical

    Combine Gear font awesome icon with other font awesome icons

    In font awesome icons,using stacking we can combine multiple icons and display it as one icon.

    To do that use the fa-stack class on the parent, the fa-stack-1x for the regularly sized icon, and fa-stack-2x for the larger icon.

    And use class fa-inverse for an alternative icon color.

    In the below example, I am displaying Gear font awesome icon on top of icons like fa-square,fa-circle and fa-ban.

    And used fa-inverse in the second example to invert the color of the icon.

    <div>
        <span class='fa-stack fa-lg'>
            <i class='far fa-square fa-stack-2x'></i>
            <i class='fas fa-gear fa-stack-1x'></i>
        </span>
          Gear on fa-square<br>
        <span class='fa-stack fa-lg'>
            <i class='fas fa-circle fa-stack-2x'></i>
            <i class='fas fa-gear fa-stack-1x fa-inverse'></i>
        </span>
          Gear on fa-circle<br>
    
        <span class='fa-stack fa-lg'>
            <i class='fas fa-gear fa-stack-1x'></i>
            <i class='fas fa-ban fa-stack-2x'></i>
        </span>
          Gear on fa-ban
    </div>
    

    Output:

    Gear on fa-square
    Gear on fa-circle
    Gear on fa-ban
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