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Icon Syntax

This page describes the way to include default images in your documentation pages. The default way to include (wiki) images is described here.

Syntax

The syntax to display an image is:

{{icons:status:dialog-information.png}}

what results in

So you always use

{{icons:XXX}}

where you replace XXX with the image namespace and name. For the example above the namespace is “status” and the name “dialog-information.png” what results in “status:dialog-information.png”.

Default icons

Here is an overview of icons that are used throughout the pages. Please use those before you take one of the complete list below!

Icon Name Icon Name
status:dialog-information.png actions:go-home.png
actions:document-save.png

If you can't find one that fits for your case, look for it below and then add it to this table.

All available icons

The following icons are available:

icons:actions:

address-book-new.png
appointment-new.png
bookmark-new.png
contact-new.png
document-new.png
document-open.png
document-print.png
document-print-preview.png
document-properties.png
document-save-as.png
document-save.png
edit-clear.png
edit-copy.png
edit-cut.png
edit-delete.png
edit-find.png
edit-find-replace.png
edit-paste.png
edit-redo.png
edit-select-all.png
edit-undo.png
folder-new.png
format-indent-less.png
format-indent-more.png
format-justify-center.png
format-justify-fill.png
format-justify-left.png
format-justify-right.png
format-text-bold.png
format-text-italic.png
format-text-strikethrough.png
format-text-underline.png
go-bottom.png
go-down.png
go-first.png
go-home.png
go-jump.png
go-last.png
go-next.png
go-previous.png
go-top.png
go-up.png
list-add.png
list-remove.png
mail-forward.png
mail-mark-junk.png
mail-mark-not-junk.png
mail-message-new.png
mail-reply-all.png
mail-reply-sender.png
mail-send-receive.png
media-eject.png
media-playback-pause.png
media-playback-start.png
media-playback-stop.png
media-record.png
media-seek-backward.png
media-seek-forward.png
media-skip-backward.png
media-skip-forward.png
process-stop.png
system-lock-screen.png
system-log-out.png
system-search.png
system-shutdown.png
tab-new.png
view-fullscreen.png
view-refresh.png
window-new.png

icons:animations:

process-working.png

icons:apps:

accessories-calculator.png
accessories-character-map.png
accessories-text-editor.png
help-browser.png
internet-group-chat.png
internet-mail.png
internet-news-reader.png
internet-web-browser.png
office-calendar.png
preferences-desktop-accessibility.png
preferences-desktop-assistive-technology.png
preferences-desktop-font.png
preferences-desktop-keyboard-shortcuts.png
preferences-desktop-locale.png
preferences-desktop-multimedia.png
preferences-desktop-remote-desktop.png
preferences-desktop-screensaver.png
preferences-desktop-theme.png
preferences-desktop-wallpaper.png
preferences-system-network-proxy.png
preferences-system-session.png
preferences-system-windows.png
system-file-manager.png
system-installer.png
system-software-update.png
system-users.png
utilities-system-monitor.png
utilities-terminal.png

icons:categories:

applications-accessories.png
applications-development.png
applications-games.png
applications-graphics.png
applications-internet.png
applications-multimedia.png
applications-office.png
applications-other.png
applications-system.png
preferences-desktop-peripherals.png
preferences-desktop.png
preferences-system.png

icons:devices:

audio-card.png
audio-input-microphone.png
battery.png
camera-photo.png
camera-video.png
computer.png
drive-harddisk.png
drive-optical.png
drive-removable-media.png
input-gaming.png
input-keyboard.png
input-mouse.png
media-flash.png
media-floppy.png
media-optical.png
multimedia-player.png
network-wired.png
network-wireless.png
printer.png
video-display.png

icons:emblems:

emblem-favorite.png
emblem-important.png
emblem-photos.png
emblem-readonly.png
emblem-symbolic-link.png
emblem-system.png
emblem-unreadable.png

icons:mimetypes:

application-certificate.png
application-x-executable.png
audio-x-generic.png
font-x-generic.png
image-x-generic.png
package-x-generic.png
text-html.png
text-x-generic.png
text-x-generic-template.png
text-x-script.png
video-x-generic.png
x-office-address-book.png
x-office-calendar.png
x-office-document.png
x-office-document-template.png
x-office-drawing.png
x-office-drawing-template.png
x-office-presentation.png
x-office-presentation-template.png
x-office-spreadsheet.png
x-office-spreadsheet-template.png

icons:places:

folder.png
folder-remote.png
folder-saved-search.png
network-server.png
network-workgroup.png
start-here.png
user-desktop.png
user-home.png
user-trash.png

icons:status:

audio-volume-high.png
audio-volume-low.png
audio-volume-medium.png
audio-volume-muted.png
battery-caution.png
dialog-error.png
dialog-information.png
dialog-warning.png
folder-drag-accept.png
folder-open.png
folder-visiting.png
image-loading.png
image-missing.png
mail-attachment.png
network-error.png
network-idle.png
network-offline.png
network-receive.png
network-transmit.png
network-transmit-receive.png
network-wireless-encrypted.png
printer-error.png
software-update-available.png
software-update-urgent.png
user-trash-full.png
weather-clear-night.png
weather-clear.png
weather-few-clouds-night.png
weather-few-clouds.png
weather-overcast.png
weather-severe-alert.png
weather-showers.png
weather-showers-scattered.png
weather-snow.png
weather-storm.png

Credits

We use the Tango Icon Gallery for decorating articles with images, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license 1)

We use only the 32×32 px sizes.

wiki/iconsyntax.txt · Last modified: 2010/05/20 12:52 by bigace