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ListItemIcon API

API reference docs for the React ListItemIcon component. Learn about the props, CSS, and other APIs of this exported module.


For examples and details on the usage of this React component, visit the component demo pages:


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.


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
| bool>
| func
| 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.

Theme default props

You can use MuiListItemIcon to change the default props of this component with the theme.


The following class names are useful for styling with CSS (the state classes are marked).
To learn more, visit the component customization page.

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: