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arrow_back Automatically Generate API Documentation of Laravel Apps

Laravel Docs Generator is an effortless API documentation tool for Laravel applications & you can use it as a Swagger. With this package, You can automatically generate API documentation for Laravel without writing annotations.


  • PHP 7.4 or 8.0
  • Laravel 6.* or 8.*


You can install the package via composer:

composer require rakutentech/laravel-request-docs --dev

You can publish the config file with:

php artisan vendor:publish --tag=request-docs-config


View in the browser on /request-docs/

or generate a static HTML

php artisan lrd:generate

Docs HTML is generated inside docs/.

Design pattern

In order for this plugin to work, you need to follow the design pattern by injecting the request class inside the controller. For extra documentation, you can use markdown inside your controller method as well.


Generated API documentation


For more details and source code, you can visit Github.

Published at : 31-01-2022

Author : Rizwan Aslam
Rizwan Aslam

I am a highly results-driven professional with 12+ years of collective experience in the grounds of web application development especially in laravel, native android application development in java, and desktop application development in the dot net framework. Now managing a team of expert developers at Codebrisk.

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