v4 to v5 Upgrade Guide

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📖 Upgrade Guide from v4 to v5

Quick Setup

Make sure you have the newest versions of Nuxt and Firebase installed and setup in your project.

yarn add nuxt # OR npm i nuxt
yarn add firebase # OR npm i firebase

Install the module via NPM or Yarn:

yarn add @nuxtjs/firebase # OR npm i @nuxtjs/firebase

Quick Config

Add the following to your nuxt.config.js.

See all configuration options here.

modules: [
        config: {
          apiKey: '<apiKey>',
          authDomain: '<authDomain>',
          databaseURL: '<databaseURL>',
          projectId: '<projectId>',
          storageBucket: '<storageBucket>',
          messagingSenderId: '<messagingSenderId>',
          appId: '<appId>',
          measurementId: '<measurementId>'
        services: {
          auth: true // Just as example. Can be any other service.

Quick Usage

Now you can use all Firebase services with this.$fireAuth, this.$fireStore, this.$fireMess etc. (see list here).


try {
  await this.$fireAuth.createUserWithEmailAndPassword('foo@foo.foo', 'test')
} catch (e) {

Advanced Setup

There is much more options to this simple setup, check out our full documentation below:

📖 Read Documentation