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Swift: How to use SF Symbols

When designing a TabView you have the option to add an icon for each tab using a system image, using the systemImage parameter to Label:

TabView {
        .tabItem {
            Label("First", systemImage: "tray")

In this case we use tray.

How do you find out which other icons you can use?

Apple created an app for this, called SF Symbols. Download it from, install it on your Mac and once you open it, you can browse over 1500 symbols and see their name:

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