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

Gears font awesome icon css class name is fa-gears and CSS Content Code is \f085.

Gears font awesome icon is part of solid icons.

Gears font awesome icon usage

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

  1. Using CSS Class Name

  2. Using CSS Content Code

  3. Using SVG

Gears font awesome icon CSS class name

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

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

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

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

Output:

Gears font awesome icon CSS Content Code

We can display Gears font awesome icon using it’s CSS Content Code \f085

Use the following HTML code

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

Apply CSS code

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

.Gears::before {
   font: var(--fa-font-solid);
    content: ' \f085';
 }</style>

Output:

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

    Gears font awesome icon SVG

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

    <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 640 512"><!--! 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="M308.5 135.3c7.1-6.3 9.9-16.2 6.2-25c-2.3-5.3-4.8-10.5-7.6-15.5L304 89.4c-3-5-6.3-9.9-9.8-14.6c-5.7-7.6-15.7-10.1-24.7-7.1l-28.2 9.3c-10.7-8.8-23-16-36.2-20.9L199 27.1c-1.9-9.3-9.1-16.7-18.5-17.8C173.7 8.4 166.9 8 160 8s-13.7 .4-20.4 1.2c-9.4 1.1-16.6 8.6-18.5 17.8L115 56.1c-13.3 5-25.5 12.1-36.2 20.9L50.5 67.8c-9-3-19-.5-24.7 7.1c-3.5 4.7-6.8 9.6-9.9 14.6l-3 5.3c-2.8 5-5.3 10.2-7.6 15.6c-3.7 8.7-.9 18.6 6.2 25l22.2 19.8C32.6 161.9 32 168.9 32 176s.6 14.1 1.7 20.9L11.5 216.7c-7.1 6.3-9.9 16.2-6.2 25c2.3 5.3 4.8 10.5 7.6 15.6l3 5.2c3 5.1 6.3 9.9 9.9 14.6c5.7 7.6 15.7 10.1 24.7 7.1l28.2-9.3c10.7 8.8 23 16 36.2 20.9l6.1 29.1c1.9 9.3 9.1 16.7 18.5 17.8c6.7 .8 13.5 1.2 20.4 1.2s13.7-.4 20.4-1.2c9.4-1.1 16.6-8.6 18.5-17.8l6.1-29.1c13.3-5 25.5-12.1 36.2-20.9l28.2 9.3c9 3 19 .5 24.7-7.1c3.5-4.7 6.8-9.5 9.8-14.6l3.1-5.4c2.8-5 5.3-10.2 7.6-15.5c3.7-8.7 .9-18.6-6.2-25l-22.2-19.8c1.1-6.8 1.7-13.8 1.7-20.9s-.6-14.1-1.7-20.9l22.2-19.8zM208 176c0 26.5-21.5 48-48 48s-48-21.5-48-48s21.5-48 48-48s48 21.5 48 48zM504.7 500.5c6.3 7.1 16.2 9.9 25 6.2c5.3-2.3 10.5-4.8 15.5-7.6l5.4-3.1c5-3 9.9-6.3 14.6-9.8c7.6-5.7 10.1-15.7 7.1-24.7l-9.3-28.2c8.8-10.7 16-23 20.9-36.2l29.1-6.1c9.3-1.9 16.7-9.1 17.8-18.5c.8-6.7 1.2-13.5 1.2-20.4s-.4-13.7-1.2-20.4c-1.1-9.4-8.6-16.6-17.8-18.5L583.9 307c-5-13.3-12.1-25.5-20.9-36.2l9.3-28.2c3-9 .5-19-7.1-24.7c-4.7-3.5-9.6-6.8-14.6-9.9l-5.3-3c-5-2.8-10.2-5.3-15.6-7.6c-8.7-3.7-18.6-.9-25 6.2l-19.8 22.2c-6.8-1.1-13.8-1.7-20.9-1.7s-14.1 .6-20.9 1.7l-19.8-22.2c-6.3-7.1-16.2-9.9-25-6.2c-5.3 2.3-10.5 4.8-15.6 7.6l-5.2 3c-5.1 3-9.9 6.3-14.6 9.9c-7.6 5.7-10.1 15.7-7.1 24.7l9.3 28.2c-8.8 10.7-16 23-20.9 36.2L315.1 313c-9.3 1.9-16.7 9.1-17.8 18.5c-.8 6.7-1.2 13.5-1.2 20.4s.4 13.7 1.2 20.4c1.1 9.4 8.6 16.6 17.8 18.5l29.1 6.1c5 13.3 12.1 25.5 20.9 36.2l-9.3 28.2c-3 9-.5 19 7.1 24.7c4.7 3.5 9.5 6.8 14.6 9.8l5.4 3.1c5 2.8 10.2 5.3 15.5 7.6c8.7 3.7 18.6 .9 25-6.2l19.8-22.2c6.8 1.1 13.8 1.7 20.9 1.7s14.1-.6 20.9-1.7l19.8 22.2zM464 400c-26.5 0-48-21.5-48-48s21.5-48 48-48s48 21.5 48 48s-21.5 48-48 48z"/></svg>
    
    

    Use the following HTML code

    <p>This <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 640 512"><!--! 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="M308.5 135.3c7.1-6.3 9.9-16.2 6.2-25c-2.3-5.3-4.8-10.5-7.6-15.5L304 89.4c-3-5-6.3-9.9-9.8-14.6c-5.7-7.6-15.7-10.1-24.7-7.1l-28.2 9.3c-10.7-8.8-23-16-36.2-20.9L199 27.1c-1.9-9.3-9.1-16.7-18.5-17.8C173.7 8.4 166.9 8 160 8s-13.7 .4-20.4 1.2c-9.4 1.1-16.6 8.6-18.5 17.8L115 56.1c-13.3 5-25.5 12.1-36.2 20.9L50.5 67.8c-9-3-19-.5-24.7 7.1c-3.5 4.7-6.8 9.6-9.9 14.6l-3 5.3c-2.8 5-5.3 10.2-7.6 15.6c-3.7 8.7-.9 18.6 6.2 25l22.2 19.8C32.6 161.9 32 168.9 32 176s.6 14.1 1.7 20.9L11.5 216.7c-7.1 6.3-9.9 16.2-6.2 25c2.3 5.3 4.8 10.5 7.6 15.6l3 5.2c3 5.1 6.3 9.9 9.9 14.6c5.7 7.6 15.7 10.1 24.7 7.1l28.2-9.3c10.7 8.8 23 16 36.2 20.9l6.1 29.1c1.9 9.3 9.1 16.7 18.5 17.8c6.7 .8 13.5 1.2 20.4 1.2s13.7-.4 20.4-1.2c9.4-1.1 16.6-8.6 18.5-17.8l6.1-29.1c13.3-5 25.5-12.1 36.2-20.9l28.2 9.3c9 3 19 .5 24.7-7.1c3.5-4.7 6.8-9.5 9.8-14.6l3.1-5.4c2.8-5 5.3-10.2 7.6-15.5c3.7-8.7 .9-18.6-6.2-25l-22.2-19.8c1.1-6.8 1.7-13.8 1.7-20.9s-.6-14.1-1.7-20.9l22.2-19.8zM208 176c0 26.5-21.5 48-48 48s-48-21.5-48-48s21.5-48 48-48s48 21.5 48 48zM504.7 500.5c6.3 7.1 16.2 9.9 25 6.2c5.3-2.3 10.5-4.8 15.5-7.6l5.4-3.1c5-3 9.9-6.3 14.6-9.8c7.6-5.7 10.1-15.7 7.1-24.7l-9.3-28.2c8.8-10.7 16-23 20.9-36.2l29.1-6.1c9.3-1.9 16.7-9.1 17.8-18.5c.8-6.7 1.2-13.5 1.2-20.4s-.4-13.7-1.2-20.4c-1.1-9.4-8.6-16.6-17.8-18.5L583.9 307c-5-13.3-12.1-25.5-20.9-36.2l9.3-28.2c3-9 .5-19-7.1-24.7c-4.7-3.5-9.6-6.8-14.6-9.9l-5.3-3c-5-2.8-10.2-5.3-15.6-7.6c-8.7-3.7-18.6-.9-25 6.2l-19.8 22.2c-6.8-1.1-13.8-1.7-20.9-1.7s-14.1 .6-20.9 1.7l-19.8-22.2c-6.3-7.1-16.2-9.9-25-6.2c-5.3 2.3-10.5 4.8-15.6 7.6l-5.2 3c-5.1 3-9.9 6.3-14.6 9.9c-7.6 5.7-10.1 15.7-7.1 24.7l9.3 28.2c-8.8 10.7-16 23-20.9 36.2L315.1 313c-9.3 1.9-16.7 9.1-17.8 18.5c-.8 6.7-1.2 13.5-1.2 20.4s.4 13.7 1.2 20.4c1.1 9.4 8.6 16.6 17.8 18.5l29.1 6.1c5 13.3 12.1 25.5 20.9 36.2l-9.3 28.2c-3 9-.5 19 7.1 24.7c4.7 3.5 9.5 6.8 14.6 9.8l5.4 3.1c5 2.8 10.2 5.3 15.5 7.6c8.7 3.7 18.6 .9 25-6.2l19.8-22.2c6.8 1.1 13.8 1.7 20.9 1.7s14.1-.6 20.9-1.7l19.8 22.2zM464 400c-26.5 0-48-21.5-48-48s21.5-48 48-48s48 21.5 48 48s-21.5 48-48 48z"/></svg>
     Gears displayed using SVG</p>
    

    Apply CSS code

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

    Output:

    This Gears displayed using SVG

    Change Gears font awesome icon size

    To increase Gears font awesome icon size, use the fa-lg(33 % increase), fa-2x, fa-3x, fa-4x, or fa-5x classes along with icon class \f085. Increase in icon size will be relative to their parent container.

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

    Output:

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

    Gears font awesome icon with Fixed Width

    All the font awesome icons does not have same width.

    For example Gears 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-gears fa-fw fa-3x'></i>Fixed Width<i style='border:1px solid;' class='fas fa-gears 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

    Gears font awesome icon Border

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

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

    Output:

    Pull Gears font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Pull Gears font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Animate Gears font awesome icon

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

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

    Output:

    Animate Gears font awesome icon with steps

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

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

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

    Output:

    Rotate Gears font awesome icon

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

    Where ‘x’ represents degree of rotation.

    <div>
    <i class='fas fa-gears fa-3x'>R</i>normal<br/><br/>
    <i class='fas fa-gears fa-rotate-90 fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-90<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fas fa-gears fa-rotate-180  fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-180<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fas fa-gears 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 Gears font awesome icon

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

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

    Output:

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

    Combine Gears 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 Gears 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-gears fa-stack-1x'></i>
        </span>
          Gears on fa-square<br>
        <span class='fa-stack fa-lg'>
            <i class='fas fa-circle fa-stack-2x'></i>
            <i class='fas fa-gears fa-stack-1x fa-inverse'></i>
        </span>
          Gears on fa-circle<br>
    
        <span class='fa-stack fa-lg'>
            <i class='fas fa-gears fa-stack-1x'></i>
            <i class='fas fa-ban fa-stack-2x'></i>
        </span>
          Gears on fa-ban
    </div>
    

    Output:

    Gears on fa-square
    Gears on fa-circle
    Gears on fa-ban
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