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

Less font awesome icon css class name is fa-less and CSS Content Code is \f41d.

Less font awesome icon is part of brands icons.

Less font awesome icon usage

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

  1. Using CSS Class Name

  2. Using CSS Content Code

  3. Using SVG

Less font awesome icon CSS class name

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

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

Less icon has 1 icon style i.e.,brands. We need to append icon style class fab.

<i class='fab fa-less'></i>

Output:

Less font awesome icon CSS Content Code

We can display Less font awesome icon using it’s CSS Content Code \f41d

Use the following HTML code

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

Apply CSS code

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

.Less::before {
   font: var(--fa-font-brands);
    content: ' \f41d';
 }</style>

Output:

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

    Less font awesome icon SVG

    Use the following icon SVG to display Less 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="M612.7 219c0-20.5 3.2-32.6 3.2-54.6 0-34.2-12.6-45.2-40.5-45.2h-20.5v24.2h6.3c14.2 0 17.3 4.7 17.3 22.1 0 16.3-1.6 32.6-1.6 51.5 0 24.2 7.9 33.6 23.6 37.3v1.6c-15.8 3.7-23.6 13.1-23.6 37.3 0 18.9 1.6 34.2 1.6 51.5 0 17.9-3.7 22.6-17.3 22.6v.5h-6.3V393h20.5c27.8 0 40.5-11 40.5-45.2 0-22.6-3.2-34.2-3.2-54.6 0-11 6.8-22.6 27.3-23.6v-27.3c-20.5-.7-27.3-12.3-27.3-23.3zm-105.6 32c-15.8-6.3-30.5-10-30.5-20.5 0-7.9 6.3-12.6 17.9-12.6s22.1 4.7 33.6 13.1l21-27.8c-13.1-10-31-20.5-55.2-20.5-35.7 0-59.9 20.5-59.9 49.4 0 25.7 22.6 38.9 41.5 46.2 16.3 6.3 32.1 11.6 32.1 22.1 0 7.9-6.3 13.1-20.5 13.1-13.1 0-26.3-5.3-40.5-16.3l-21 30.5c15.8 13.1 39.9 22.1 59.9 22.1 42 0 64.6-22.1 64.6-51s-22.5-41-43-47.8zm-358.9 59.4c-3.7 0-8.4-3.2-8.4-13.1V119.1H65.2c-28.4 0-41 11-41 45.2 0 22.6 3.2 35.2 3.2 54.6 0 11-6.8 22.6-27.3 23.6v27.3c20.5.5 27.3 12.1 27.3 23.1 0 19.4-3.2 31-3.2 53.6 0 34.2 12.6 45.2 40.5 45.2h20.5v-24.2h-6.3c-13.1 0-17.3-5.3-17.3-22.6s1.6-32.1 1.6-51.5c0-24.2-7.9-33.6-23.6-37.3v-1.6c15.8-3.7 23.6-13.1 23.6-37.3 0-18.9-1.6-34.2-1.6-51.5s3.7-22.1 17.3-22.1H93v150.8c0 32.1 11 53.1 43.1 53.1 10 0 17.9-1.6 23.6-3.7l-5.3-34.2c-3.1.8-4.6.8-6.2.8zM379.9 251c-16.3-6.3-31-10-31-20.5 0-7.9 6.3-12.6 17.9-12.6 11.6 0 22.1 4.7 33.6 13.1l21-27.8c-13.1-10-31-20.5-55.2-20.5-35.7 0-59.9 20.5-59.9 49.4 0 25.7 22.6 38.9 41.5 46.2 16.3 6.3 32.1 11.6 32.1 22.1 0 7.9-6.3 13.1-20.5 13.1-13.1 0-26.3-5.3-40.5-16.3l-20.5 30.5c15.8 13.1 39.9 22.1 59.9 22.1 42 0 64.6-22.1 64.6-51 .1-28.9-22.5-41-43-47.8zm-155-68.8c-38.4 0-75.1 32.1-74.1 82.5 0 52 34.2 82.5 79.3 82.5 18.9 0 39.9-6.8 56.2-17.9l-15.8-27.8c-11.6 6.8-22.6 10-34.2 10-21 0-37.3-10-41.5-34.2H290c.5-3.7 1.6-11 1.6-19.4.6-42.6-22.6-75.7-66.7-75.7zm-30 66.2c3.2-21 15.8-31 30.5-31 18.9 0 26.3 13.1 26.3 31h-56.8z"/></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="M612.7 219c0-20.5 3.2-32.6 3.2-54.6 0-34.2-12.6-45.2-40.5-45.2h-20.5v24.2h6.3c14.2 0 17.3 4.7 17.3 22.1 0 16.3-1.6 32.6-1.6 51.5 0 24.2 7.9 33.6 23.6 37.3v1.6c-15.8 3.7-23.6 13.1-23.6 37.3 0 18.9 1.6 34.2 1.6 51.5 0 17.9-3.7 22.6-17.3 22.6v.5h-6.3V393h20.5c27.8 0 40.5-11 40.5-45.2 0-22.6-3.2-34.2-3.2-54.6 0-11 6.8-22.6 27.3-23.6v-27.3c-20.5-.7-27.3-12.3-27.3-23.3zm-105.6 32c-15.8-6.3-30.5-10-30.5-20.5 0-7.9 6.3-12.6 17.9-12.6s22.1 4.7 33.6 13.1l21-27.8c-13.1-10-31-20.5-55.2-20.5-35.7 0-59.9 20.5-59.9 49.4 0 25.7 22.6 38.9 41.5 46.2 16.3 6.3 32.1 11.6 32.1 22.1 0 7.9-6.3 13.1-20.5 13.1-13.1 0-26.3-5.3-40.5-16.3l-21 30.5c15.8 13.1 39.9 22.1 59.9 22.1 42 0 64.6-22.1 64.6-51s-22.5-41-43-47.8zm-358.9 59.4c-3.7 0-8.4-3.2-8.4-13.1V119.1H65.2c-28.4 0-41 11-41 45.2 0 22.6 3.2 35.2 3.2 54.6 0 11-6.8 22.6-27.3 23.6v27.3c20.5.5 27.3 12.1 27.3 23.1 0 19.4-3.2 31-3.2 53.6 0 34.2 12.6 45.2 40.5 45.2h20.5v-24.2h-6.3c-13.1 0-17.3-5.3-17.3-22.6s1.6-32.1 1.6-51.5c0-24.2-7.9-33.6-23.6-37.3v-1.6c15.8-3.7 23.6-13.1 23.6-37.3 0-18.9-1.6-34.2-1.6-51.5s3.7-22.1 17.3-22.1H93v150.8c0 32.1 11 53.1 43.1 53.1 10 0 17.9-1.6 23.6-3.7l-5.3-34.2c-3.1.8-4.6.8-6.2.8zM379.9 251c-16.3-6.3-31-10-31-20.5 0-7.9 6.3-12.6 17.9-12.6 11.6 0 22.1 4.7 33.6 13.1l21-27.8c-13.1-10-31-20.5-55.2-20.5-35.7 0-59.9 20.5-59.9 49.4 0 25.7 22.6 38.9 41.5 46.2 16.3 6.3 32.1 11.6 32.1 22.1 0 7.9-6.3 13.1-20.5 13.1-13.1 0-26.3-5.3-40.5-16.3l-20.5 30.5c15.8 13.1 39.9 22.1 59.9 22.1 42 0 64.6-22.1 64.6-51 .1-28.9-22.5-41-43-47.8zm-155-68.8c-38.4 0-75.1 32.1-74.1 82.5 0 52 34.2 82.5 79.3 82.5 18.9 0 39.9-6.8 56.2-17.9l-15.8-27.8c-11.6 6.8-22.6 10-34.2 10-21 0-37.3-10-41.5-34.2H290c.5-3.7 1.6-11 1.6-19.4.6-42.6-22.6-75.7-66.7-75.7zm-30 66.2c3.2-21 15.8-31 30.5-31 18.9 0 26.3 13.1 26.3 31h-56.8z"/></svg>
     Less displayed using SVG</p>
    

    Apply CSS code

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

    Output:

    This Less displayed using SVG

    Change Less font awesome icon size

    To increase Less font awesome icon size, use the fa-lg(33 % increase), fa-2x, fa-3x, fa-4x, or fa-5x classes along with icon class \f41d. Increase in icon size will be relative to their parent container.

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

    Output:

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

    Less font awesome icon with Fixed Width

    All the font awesome icons does not have same width.

    For example Less 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='fab fa-less fa-fw fa-3x'></i>Fixed Width<i style='border:1px solid;' class='fab fa-less 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

    Less font awesome icon Border

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

    <i class='fab fa-less fa-border fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Pull Less font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Pull Less font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Animate Less font awesome icon

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

    <i class='fab fa-less fa-spin fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Animate Less font awesome icon with steps

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

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

    <i class='fab fa-less fa-spin fa-pulse fa-3x'></i>
    

    Output:

    Rotate Less font awesome icon

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

    Where ‘x’ represents degree of rotation.

    <div>
    <i class='fab fa-less fa-3x'>R</i>normal<br/><br/>
    <i class='fab fa-less fa-rotate-90 fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-90<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fab fa-less fa-rotate-180  fa-3x'>R</i> fa-rotate-180<br/><br/> 
    <i class='fab fa-less 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 Less font awesome icon

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

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

    Output:

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

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

    Output:

    Less on fa-square
    Less on fa-circle
    Less on fa-ban
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