This page explains how you can provide and use custom SVG icons for apps.
Every Magnolia app has an icon assigned to it. The icon can be defined in the app descriptor with the
Where the icon is displayed
It is displayed:
- In the App launcher:
- In the tab name of the first subapp:
- In the Find Bar search result list when the result type is an app:
Providing and referencing a custom icon
To use a custom icon for an app, you must:
- Provide an SVG file in a Maven module that is included in your webapp bundle.
The SVG file must be located in the
- Reference the icon in the app descriptor by setting the property
icon. Its value must be the filename without the
In your Maven module, add the
fast-vehicle-icon.svgfile to the
Make sure to add
my-foobar-moduleto your webapp bundle.
Reference the icon from the app descriptor of your custom app.
Reusing app icons from the UI framework
Instead of using a custom app icon, you can also reference and use app icons that are part of the UI framework (see the Magnolia app icons gallery).
Icon resolution strategy
MagnoliaAppIcon is used to resolve custom app icons or default to a fallback icon. If no SVG icon (logo) or font icon (forCssClass) is defined, the default SVG app icon will be used as fallback.