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ListItemIcon API

API documentation for the React ListItemIcon component. Learn about the available props and the CSS API.


import ListItemIcon from '@mui/material/ListItemIcon';
// or
import { ListItemIcon } from '@mui/material';
You can learn about the difference by reading this guide on minimizing bundle size.

A simple wrapper to apply List styles to an Icon or SvgIcon.

Component name

The name MuiListItemIcon can be used when providing default props or style overrides in the theme.


Props of the native component are also available.

The content of the component, normally Icon, SvgIcon, or a @mui/icons-material SVG icon element.
Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.
| object
The system prop that allows defining system overrides as well as additional CSS styles. See the `sx` page for more details.

The ref is forwarded to the root element.


Rule nameGlobal classDescription
root.MuiListItemIcon-rootStyles applied to the root element.
alignItemsFlexStart.MuiListItemIcon-alignItemsFlexStartStyles applied to the root element when the parent ListItem uses alignItems="flex-start".

You can override the style of the component using one of these customization options: