How to get last inserted id in Laravel

In this post, I would like to show the different ways to get last inserted ID from the database table when working with Laravel PHP Framework. In the core PHP, we will get last inserted ID with mysqli_insert_id() or PDO::lastInsertId() […]

How to get Client IP Address in Laravel 5

Sometimes you need to track the IP address of the visitors for different reasons. In this tutorial, I would like to show you, how to get the IP address of clients in Laravel application. In PHP you use super global variable […]

Laravel 5 – SHA1 encryption instead of BCrypt

Recently I have migrated core PHP application to the Laravel5 framework. The old application used SHA1 encryption so I have implemented Hashing contracts of laravel5 to use SHA1 instead of BCrypt. Create Directories in […]

Laravel 5 – Prevent Browser back button after Logout

In this post, I would like to share a simple Laravel5 Middleware which prevents going back to the previous protected page after Logout by hitting the back button on your Browser. When you hit the browser back button after […]

Laravel5 Inactivity idle session logout

In this post, I would like to show how to automatically log out the user after some period of inactivity. Session timeout or Session expire depends on the server configuration so in order to achieve our target we are going […]

How to redirect requests to HTTPS in Laravel 5

I know we can achieve same with other methods but I am going do it with the Laravel’s Middleware. So let’s create Middleware called ForceHttpProtocol. How it will work Our ForceHttpProtocol middleware will […]

How to install Laravel 5

In this post, I am going to share Laravel installation steps. We Can install Laravel by using composer and Laravel installer. Laravel Installer is a new feature which is introduced in Laravel 4.1, which can create a project […] Protection Status