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How to Install Laravel 11

Install Laravel 11, the upcoming version of the popular PHP framework, on your system. This guide provides step-by-step instructions and covers prerequisites, installation, and running the application.

Suresh Ramani - Author - TechvBlogs
Suresh Ramani

4 months ago

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Laravel, a popular PHP web framework, is known for its expressive syntax and robust ecosystem. Laravel 11, currently in development, promises exciting new features and improvements. If you're eager to explore this upcoming version, here's a comprehensive guide on installing Laravel 11 on your system.

Installing Laravel 11: A Step-by-Step Guide


Before diving in, ensure you have the following:

Installation Steps for Install Laravel 11

  1. Open your terminal or command prompt. Navigate to the directory where you want to create your Laravel project.

  2. Run the following Composer command:

    composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel your-project-name
    Replace your-project-name with your desired project name. The --prefer-dist flag ensures Composer downloads stable packages instead of development versions. dev-master specifies the development branch containing Laravel 11 code.
  3. Composer will download and install Laravel 11 along with its dependencies. This process might take a few minutes depending on your internet speed.
  4. Once the installation is complete, navigate to your project directory:

    cd your-project-name
  5. Generate the application key, which is crucial for security purposes:
    php artisan key:generate


Running the Application

  1. Start the development server using the following command:

    php artisan serve

    This will start a local development server, typically accessible at http://localhost:8000 in your web browser.

  2. Laravel 11 is now up and running! You can access the Laravel welcome page to verify the successful installation.

Additional Notes

  • Remember, Laravel 11 is currently under development and might have changed before its official release.
  • For detailed information and troubleshooting steps, refer to the official Laravel documentation:

By following these steps, you'll have Laravel 11 installed and ready for exploration. This powerful framework provides a solid foundation for building modern web applications and getting started with its latest iteration paves the way for experiencing its future potential.


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