Generate word document file in php Laravel 5 Example

By Hardik Savani May 14, 2024 Category : PHP Laravel

In this example, i will explain how to create docs file using php laravel 5. i will show you simply way to generate docx file in laravel 5.8. you can easily create create word document file in laravel 5. we will generate *.doc file without using any composer package.

we will generate doc file from html content in laravel 5 application.

We might be some time require to create docs file from database in laravel. if you need to same requirement then you can easily achieve to generate word document.

We will use headers with html content and file name will be *.docx. we can use simple html tag like p, strong, ul, li etc. that all tags will support for creating docs file. you can follow this tutorial to create simple way docs file.

Create Route:

Route::get('generate-docs', function(){

$headers = array(




$content = '<html>

<head><meta charset="utf-8"></head>


<p>My Content</p>




return \Response::make($content,200, $headers);


You can try and check it.

I hope it can help you...