Adds file type icons to Vim plugins such as: NERDTree, vim-airline, CtrlP, unite, Denite, lightline, vim-startify and many more (by ryanoasis)


Basic vim-devicons repo stats
3 months ago

ryanoasis/vim-devicons is an open source project licensed under MIT License which is an OSI approved license.

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Posts where vim-devicons has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-05-10.
  • How can I set the airline to look like this? | 2021-05-10
    Hey I too have Operator Mono installed with me. I haven't yet patched it yet though. I'm unable to figure out the process of properly patching Operator Mono with Nerd Fonts. And if patch and add it to my terminal then what is the use of
  • Hey Rage, Whatchadoin'? [3/29/2021]
    Devicons add glyphs that look like icons to the interface. Colors are used. Popup menus that show up as you type. Liniting. All of these exists. They don't need a mouse. Everything should be keyboard-centric.
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    Then it will look like this:
  • Criando um ambiente de desenvolvimento com Vim/Neovim | 2021-02-01
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  • (n)vi(m): look and feel plugins | 2020-11-15
    vim-devicons adds file type icons to vim, usually displayed on the statusline and in combination with other plugins like controlp. A really important thing about this plugin is the that you must use a patched nerd font compatible one. My current favorite is Fura Code, I also enable ligatures on iterm2 when selecting this font.