Laravel 5 installation on xampp windows.

I think Laravel is best PHP framework.There are many features which makes Laravel best PHP framework like Routing,Artisan,Eloquent,Blade templates,Migrations,Easy authentication.

*Before Laravel installation,you need to check your server.
Because Laravel needs following server requirements:

  • PHP >= 5.5.9.
  • OpenSSL PHP Extension.
  • PDO PHP Extension.
  • Mbstring PHP Extension.
  • Tokenizer PHP Extension

Laravel Installation

Steps:

    1. Download and run Composer-Setup.exe.
    2. Open Shell from xampp control panel.
    3. Then run this command: cd htdocs.
    4. Then run this command: composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel myblog.It will take some to complete installation.It will depend upon your internet speed.When you get this message(Application key [….] set successfully) thats means your installation is complete.
    5. Now Open this url http://localhost/myblog/public in your browser.You will get below screen.

how to install laravel on windows

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