Filters: FontAwesome icons

Maintained by Picture of FFHS (Fernfachhochschule Schweiz)FFHS (Fernfachhochschule Schweiz), Picture of Adrian Perez RodriguezAdrian Perez Rodriguez, Picture of Christoph KarlenChristoph Karlen, Picture of Sascha VogelSascha Vogel
This filter allows you to use fontawesome icons in the Moodle text editor without worrying about the HTML syntax.

FontAwesome icons 4.8.3 (Build: 20190227)

Release notes

[4.8.3] - 2019-02-27

These changes only affects the MOODLE_33_STABLE branch. The MOODLE_35_STABLE branch just get a version bump.


  • Improve and fix regex filter


  • Removed hardcoded FA classes icon and fa-fw for the i tag
Moodle 3.3, 3.4

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
4.8.3 (Build: 20190227)
Can be updated from
4.8.1 (Build: 20181213), 4.8.2 (Build: 20190201)
Can be updated to
v3.7-r3 (2019052202), v3.10-r1 (2020111600)
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.3, Moodle 3.4
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 3.3
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 3.4

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL
VCS branch
VCS tag

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Filters

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the filter plugin.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myfilter") in the "filter" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation