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

Play font awesome icon css class name is fa-play and CSS Content Code is \f04b.

Play font awesome icon is part of solid icons.

Play font awesome icon usage

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

  1. Using CSS Class Name

  2. Using CSS Content Code

  3. Using SVG

Play font awesome icon CSS class name

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

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

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

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

Output:

Play font awesome icon CSS Content Code

We can display Play font awesome icon using it’s CSS Content Code \f04b

Use the following HTML code

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

Apply CSS code

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

.Play::before {
   font: var(--fa-font-solid);
    content: ' \f04b';
 }</style>

Output:

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

    Play font awesome icon SVG

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

    <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 384 512"><!--! 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="M73 39c-14.8-9.1-33.4-9.4-48.5-.9S0 62.6 0 80V432c0 17.4 9.4 33.4 24.5 41.9s33.7 8.1 48.5-.9L361 297c14.3-8.7 23-24.2 23-41s-8.7-32.2-23-41L73 39z"/></svg>
    
    

    Use the following HTML code

    <p>This <svg class='fontawesomesvg' xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 384 512"><!--! 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="M73 39c-14.8-9.1-33.4-9.4-48.5-.9S0 62.6 0 80V432c0 17.4 9.4 33.4 24.5 41.9s33.7 8.1 48.5-.9L361 297c14.3-8.7 23-24.2 23-41s-8.7-32.2-23-41L73 39z"/></svg>
     Play displayed using SVG</p>
    

    Apply CSS code

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

    Output:

    This Play displayed using SVG

    Change Play font awesome icon size

    To increase Play font awesome icon size, use the fa-lg(33 % increase), fa-2x, fa-3x, fa-4x, or fa-5x classes along with icon class \f04b. Increase in icon size will be relative to their parent container.

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

    Output:

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

    Play font awesome icon with Fixed Width

    All the font awesome icons does not have same width.

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

    Play font awesome icon Border

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

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

    Output:

    Pull Play font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Pull Play font awesome icon To the left

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

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

    Output:

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

    Animate Play font awesome icon

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

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

    Output:

    Animate Play font awesome icon with steps

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

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

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

    Output:

    Rotate Play font awesome icon

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

    Where ‘x’ represents degree of rotation.

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

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

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

    Output:

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

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

    Output:

    Play on fa-square
    Play on fa-circle
    Play on fa-ban
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