wireIconMarkupFile() function

Get the markup or class name for an icon that can represent the given filename


// Outputs: "<i class='fa fa-pdf-o'></i>"
echo wireIconMarkupFile('file.pdf'); 


// basic usage
$string = wireIconMarkupFile(string $filename);

// usage with all arguments
$string = wireIconMarkupFile(string $filename, $class = '');



Can be any type of filename (with or without path).

class (optional)string, bool

Additional class attributes, i.e. "fw" for fixed-width (optional). Or specify boolean TRUE to get just the icon class name (no markup).

Return value


Functions methods and properties

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.209

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