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Laravel Nova Excel 1.1 — Ready for launch

Patrick Brouwers
Oct 30, 2018 · 2 min read

Two months ago we released a first version of Laravel Nova Excel that exports Nova resources to Excel. At Maatwebsite we still love Laravel Nova and couldn’t wait to extend our package even more!

Export what you see

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User resource index screen
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Exported users

Exporting relations


Alternatively you can also eager-load the relation and access its data.

public static $with = ['user'];public function fields(Request $request)
return [
Text::make('User Name', ''),

Computed fields

Text::make('Random number', function () {
return str_random();

Display callbacks

->displayUsing(function ($value) {
return strtoupper($value);

Improved lenses

Improved heading row

(new DownloadExcel())->withHeadings(),

You can read more about Laravel Nova Excel in our dedicated documentation:

Do you need help with integrating Laravel (Nova) Excel or do you need help building a Laravel application? At Maatwebsite, we are there to help you on a commercial basis. Contact us via or via phone +31 (0)10 744 9312 to discuss the possibilities.


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