In this post, we will understand how can we use font-awesome icons in Photoshop. Font-awesome is a font library that contains hundreds of useful & latest icons in form of fonts. We can use these icons in our Photoshop design by following these easy steps. So let's just start:
Step 2: Now, unzip the downloaded folder. You will find the folder structure like below.
Step 3: Double click on
otfs folder, you will find 3 font files like below.
Step 4: Now, right-click on all these 3 files one by one and click the install button to install these fonts on your system.
Step 5: Open Photoshop and create a new design. You must see a popup window like below. Select
width of the design here.
Step 6: Now, select the text option from the toolbox & open the fonts drop-down. Here you can find the font-awesome fonts which we just installed in the previous steps.
Step 7: Open this link - https://fontawesome.com/icons and search for the icon which you want to use. Once you find the icon, copy the icon text.
Step 8: Now, paste the copied text into Photoshop like below.
Step 9: Select all the text and select the
font-awesome font from the drop-down. As soon as you select the font from the drop-down, this text will be converted into an icon.
Step 10: This is the final result. You can see the font-awesome font is now displaying as an icon or image in Photoshop.
Step 11: Important: Sometimes, you may find that even after selecting the font-awesome font, the text is not converting into an icon. For this issue, you may try switching the two more available options Regular and Solid. This should fix your issue.
That's all. Please share your queries, and feedback in below comment box.