100% Import data by using csv or excel file in laravel

100% Import data by using csv or excel file in laravel

100% Import data by using csv or excel file in laravel

1st Step: Package install 

Install maatwebsite package for import data by using laravel 5.8. First you need to install a maatwebsite package for excel or csv file import. Use blew command:

composer require maatwebsite/excel

Now in In your project folder open config/app.php file and connect Maatwebsite providesr and aliases class.


'providers' => [
'aliases' => [
 'Excel' => Maatwebsite\Excel\Facades\Excel::class,

2nd Step: Importer create

Now you need create a importer by using blew artisan command. By this command it will create a file in app/importer folder where under this we to define table column which data we want to get from CSV file. 

php artisan make:import CsvImport --model=Institute


namespace App\Imports;
use App\Institute;
use Maatwebsite\Excel\Concerns\ToModel;
class CsvImport implements ToModel
    public function model(array $row)
        return new Institute([

3rd step: controller create

php artisan make:controller CsvFile

namespace App\Http\Controllers;
use App\Imports\CsvImport;
use Illuminate\Http\Request;
use Maatwebsite\Excel\Facades\Excel;
use App\Institute;
class CsvFile extends Controller
    public function csv_import(){
        Excel::import(new CsvImport,request()->file('file'));
        return back();

4th step: create route

Route::post('csv_file/import', '[email protected]_import')->name('import');

5th step: file import view

<form action="{{ route('import') }}" method="POST" enctype="multipart/form-data">
<input type="file" name="file" accept=".csv">
<button class="btn btn-success">Import User Data</button>
{{--<a class="btn btn-warning" href="{{ route('export') }}">Export User Data</a>--}}

Now run your project and upload file.

====Done ===


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