Adds the Fontawesome add-on to the CKEditor in TYPO3.

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This repository provides the add-on "Fontawesome" as a extension for TYPO3 CKEditor. It extends the default, full and minimal layout of the CKEditor. If you write your own CKE-Preset pls have attention that you not remove the Italic Button


Switch back to Fontawesome 4

For the default template ot the CKE-Editor

RTE.default.preset = defaultFA4

For the full template of CKE-Editor

RTE.default.preset = fullFA4

Typo3 Constants:

Disable CDN Integration in Frontend

plugin.tx_ckeditor_fontawesome.loadCSS = 

Set alternativ CDN reference File

plugin.tx_ckeditor_fontawesome.css = {$path}

Switch back Fontawesome 4

# Include Fontawesome 4 from CDN
plugin.tx_ckeditor_fontawesome.css = https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/font-awesome/4.7.0/css/font-awesome.min.css

Add Fotawesome in your own RTE Preset

To add this Plug-In in your own RTE Config. Import the Config in your preset.

    - { resource: "EXT:rte_ckeditor_fontawesome/Configuration/RTE/PluginFA5.yaml" }

At the next step you need to extend your individual Toolbar-Config to add the Clickable Icon.

        - [ 'Bold', 'Italic', .....]
        - [ 'ckeditor_fa5' ]

Use Fontawesome Pro, or Custom Config:

first create the file /fileadmin/rte_ckeditor_fontawesome/FA5Pro.yaml. Copy the content from below and replace your fontawesome pro link.

  - { resource: "EXT:rte_ckeditor/Configuration/RTE/Full.yaml" }
  - { resource: "EXT:rte_ckeditor_fontawesome/Configuration/RTE/PluginFA5Pro.yaml" }
# Add configuration for the editor
    # css definitions for the editor
      - "EXT:rte_ckeditor/Resources/Public/Css/contents.css"

Add to your TSConfig:

// Zuweisen der Konfiguration im PageTSconfig
RTE.default.preset = fa5pro

Add to your constant or clear this:

# Include Fontawesome 5-Pro CSS
plugin.tx_ckeditor_fontawesome.css = "LINK TO FONTAWESOME PRO"


  • Add FA-Icon in Content Headline Definition.

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