by farfromrefuge | v3.3.2
Material floatingactionbutton component
npm i --save nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton
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If using @nativescript :

  • tns plugin add nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton

If using tns-core-modules

  • tns plugin add nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton@2.5.4

Be sure to run a new build after adding plugins to avoid any issues.

Material Design Spec


Plain NativeScript

IMPORTANT: Make sure you include xmlns:mdf="nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton" on the Page element


<Page xmlns:mdf="nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton">
<StackLayout horizontalAlignment="center">
<mdf:FloatingActionButton src="res://ic_action_add"/>
<mdf:FloatingActionButton elevation="5" src="res://ic_action_add"/>


mdcfloatingactionbutton {
ripple-color: blue;
elevation: 4;

NativeScript + Angular

import { registerElement } from '@nativescript/angular/element-registry';
import { FloatingActionButton } from 'nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton';
registerElement('MDFloatingActionButton', () => FloatingActionButton);
<MDFloatingActionButton rippleColor="blue" src="res://ic_action_add"></MDFloatingActionButton>

NativeScript + Vue

import Vue from 'nativescript-vue';
import FloatingActionButtonPlugin from 'nativescript-material-floatingactionbutton/vue';

<MDFloatingActionButton rippleColor="blue" src="res://ic_action_add"/>


Inherite from Nativescript Button so it already has all the same attributes


  • src optional

An attribute to set the floatingactionbutton icon. For now FAB only support images as icon

  • elevation optional

An attribute to set the elevation of the floatingactionbutton. This will increase the 'drop-shadow' of the floatingactionbutton.

  • rippleColor optional

An attribute to set the ripple color of the floatingactionbutton.